An Interesting New Application of an Old Procedure
By John Diamond, M.D.
Extract from the book
The Meridians and Beyond: The Diamond Reports, Vol. 2
A very rare article on the subject of acupuncture appeared in a scientific journal and I decided to explore it further. The article described a technique for restraining horses, “twitching,” which has “been used for many years by farmers and veterinarians who wanted to perform minor procedures such as shoeing, medical examinations, and injections.” The twitch is a wooden stick with a loop of rope at the end.Read More »