USAF AIM center places needle focus on warfighters’ health

Dr. Thomas Piazza (right), U.S. Air Force Acupuncture Program director with the 779th Medical Group, inserts a semi-permanent acupuncture needle, or ASP, into the ear of 2nd Lt. Paul Schroeder, a Uniformed Services University student working with Dr. Piazza March 28, 2017, at Joint Base Andrews, Md. Piazza works with others at the Air Force Acupuncture and Integrative Medicine Clinic, the Department of Defense’s only acupuncture therapy facility with a full time, licensed acupuncture staff of physicians. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Joe Yanik)

PHOTO BY: Staff Sgt. Joe Yanik
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