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Can acupuncture and acupressure reduce hot flashes during menopause?

Acupuncture and acupressure are treatments that may improve mood and hot flashes in menopausal women. Acupuncture involves the insertion of hair-like needles into pressure points, while acupressure is a massage-like stimulation of pressure points. Do not try acupuncture at home.

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