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What is ear seeding (ear beading)?

Dr. Daniel Hsu, DAOM
Alternative & Complementary Medicine
Ear seeds, or ear beads, are actual mustard seeds that are treated and placed on tape, which are then pressed on acupuncture points on the ear. Watch as oriental medicine expert Daniel Hsu, DAOM, explains the benefits of using ears seed or beads.

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