USAF AIM center places needle focus on warfighters’ health

A licensed acupuncture specialist at the U.S. Air Force Acupuncture and Integrative Medicine Clinic can control the intensity of an electrical pulse while administering acupuncture treatment using the 6-channel electrical stimulator machine, show here, March 28, 2017 at Joint Base Andrews, Md. Wires connected to one needle inserted into a muscle knot and another contacting the knee bone carry an electrical pulse that can alleviate local leg pain and stimulate natural anti-pain chemicals throughout a patient’s body. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Joe Yanik)

PHOTO BY: Staff Sgt. Joe Yanik
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