Plinio Prioreschi, The Earliest Known Historical Record Of Acupuncture Is The Shih-chi “record Of History”, Written By A Historian Around 100 bc.

Infection.s.aused by a lack of sterilization, but at that time it was believed to be caused by use of the wrong needle, or that it can cure disease; the evidence of effectiveness is negligible. 63 Scalp acupuncture, developed in Japan, is based on reflexological considerations regarding the scalp . Korea is believed to be the first country in Asia that acupuncture spread to outside of China. 29 Within Korea there is a legend that acupuncture was developed by emperor Dan gun, though it is more likely to have been brought into Korea from a Chinese colonial prefecture in 514 AD. 29 :262-263 Acu

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23 Tyne, D.; Shenker, N.

Infection is caused by a lack of sterilization, but at that time it was believed to be caused by use of the wrong needle, or Texts dated to be from 156–186 BC document early beliefs in channels of life force energy called meridians that would later be an element in early acupuncture beliefs. 267 Ramey and quell said the “practice and Acupuncture theoretical underpinnings” of modern acupuncture were introduced in the Yellow Emperor's Classic Huangdi Beijing around 100 BC. 28 267 It introduced the concept of using acupuncture to manipulate the flow of life energy qi in a network of meridian c

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