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Does ACA cover acupuncture and other alternative medical therapies?

Joane Goodroe
Nursing

The Affordable Care Act (referred to as Obamacare) include sections where acupuncture and alternative medical therapies are considered for coverage. However, the actual rules and regulations for what will be covered by the legislation have not been worked out.

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