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by The BAcC category: Health
We’re famously a nation that doesn’t like to make a fuss but new statistics from the British Acupuncture Council reveal that when it comes to pain over half of the UK nearly half of Brits (44%) just grin and bear it, which could impact long term health and wellbeing.
According to the report released today
to mark Acupuncture Awareness Week (7th-13th March 2016),
almost three in ten Brits (29%) exercise more
now than they did ten years ago but more than half
(52%) say they’ve been injured during sport in the past and one in three (30%) claim to have never recovered from their
To overcome a sporting injury, almost three in
five people (56%) say they take oral painkillers, and nearly a third (32%) turn to ice and heat packs,
compared to just 11% who opt for traditional
Watch Olympic gold medallist Rebecca Adlington talk about how acupuncture helped http://introducingacupuncture.co.uk/who-has-acupuncture.html
The British Acupuncture Council (BAcC) is the leading self-regulatory body for the practice of traditional acupuncture in the UK. Find us at www.acupuncture.org.uk or on facebook https://www.facebook.com/BritishAcupunctureCouncil