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Can acupuncture help treat sudden hearing loss?

Maoshing Ni, PhD, LAc
Geriatric Medicine
In traditional Chinese medicine theory, sudden hearing loss is associated with "wind" which strikes the meridians associated with the face and hearing. There are treatment protocols offered by acupuncture that might help. I suggest that you contact a licensed practitioner in your area to determine proper course of action.

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