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Unlocking Relief: Acupuncture's Potential in Long COVID Management

Long COVID, also known as post-acute sequelae of SARS-CoV-2 infection (PASC), has emerged as a challenging condition affecting a significant portion of individuals who have recovered from acute COVID-19. It encompasses a wide range of persistent symptoms that can endure for weeks or even months after the initial infection. As medical professionals and researchers seek effective approaches to manage the lingering effects of long COVID, complementary and alternative therapies are gaining attention. Among them, acupuncture has shown promise as a potential treatment modality. In this article, we talk about the role of acupuncture in alleviating the symptoms of long COVID and its potential benefits for affected individuals. Understanding Long COVID: Long COVID is a complex condition characterized by an array of persistent symptoms, including fatigue, brain fog, joint pain, shortness of breath, sleep disturbances, and mental health issues. These symptoms can significantly impact an individua