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What should I expect during electroacupuncture?

Dr. Daniel Hsu, DAOM
Alternative & Complementary Medicine
A typical electroacupuncture (EA) treatment lasts for a minimum of 30 minutes. The frequency and intensity of the electricity used by the practitioner varies, based on the person and the condition being treated. During EA, you may experience tingling or mild involuntary muscle twitches. These are normal, temporary effects of the electricity entering the body.

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