Acupuncture for pain in the army

US Army’s use of acupuncture on the rise

  Acupuncture and other alternative treatments are being used more than ever by the US Army to treat soldiers suffering from pain and other conditions. Brig. Gen. Norvell V. Coots, deputy commanding general of the U.S. Army Medical Command and assistant surgeon general for force projection, says the Army has increased the usage of alternative…