How acupuncture points correspond to sites of convergence in connective tissue

Acupuncture Medium
Oct 23, 2015 · 1 min read
Langevin, H. M. and Yandow, J. A. (2002), Relationship of acupuncture points and meridians to connective tissue planes. Anat. Rec., 269: 257–265. doi: 10.1002/ar.10185

Ever since acupuncture’s introduction into the scientific community, there has been huge speculation about how the stimulation of acupuncture points affects the body. There is still no comprehensive theory to explain this phenomenon, but a study by Dr. Langevin and Mr. Yandow from the University of Vermont College of Medicine reveals that “the network of acupuncture points and meridians can be viewed as a representation of the network formed by interstitial connective tissue.”

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