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What is ear stapling?

Dr. Daniel Hsu, DAOM
Alternative & Complementary Medicine
Ear stapling uses a staple gun to put a staple into the cartilage of the ear, presumably to help with weight loss. Watch oriental medicine expert Daniel Hsu, DAOM, explain why the majority of licensed acupuncturists do not practice ear stapling. 

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