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BATTLE FIELD ACUPUNCTURE: 80% Pain Reduction
SOMA and AMSUS both provide 4 hour training sessions
-or- Find a training at the BFA site and take it!
Walking after each needle insertion is important!
BFA 'needles' are really 3mm. gold 'screw-ins' studs
Dr. Richard Niemtzow, USAF, Father of Battlefield Acupuncture, heads the training training programs since 2001.
Doctors across the services are learning to ease
service members' pain through acupuncture.
BFA reduces pain in 80% of patients.
Viet Nam Nurses Memorial
"Duty Calls, Honor Serves" by Glenna Goodacer, photo by Bill Woods 2013
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