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Acupuncture relieves pelvic pain during pregnancy

Acupuncture and strengthening exercises help relieve pelvic girdle pain during pregnancy and are effective complements to standard treatment, finds a study published online by the BMJ today. Acupuncture was superior to stabilising exercises in this study.

Pelvic girdle pain is a common complaint among pregnant women worldwide.

Read the study here.

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