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CFI to HHS: Don't Force Insurers to Pay for Acupuncture

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Bob Levin4/05/2012 11:21:09 am PDT

re: #4 dallasdoc

Okay, between us it’s a science question. Are you picking the right intervention? And how would you know? How does an acupuncturist choose what to do, how do they diagnose?

If it’s a scientific question, didn’t you fix the results before the study even begins by simply asserting that there is no Asian model, no Asian notion of anatomy and physiology? If you assert that these things don’t exist, or are not based in reality, then what are you studying?

Believe me, I’m not asking your tax dollars to pay for it. Although I’m not sure why your pockets are open to the prescriptions and treatments for the side effects of pharmaceuticals. My pharmacist showed me a little thing that passes around, pharmacist humor. Basically the joke is that on Monday a guy takes meds for his disease, on Tuesday he takes meds for the side effects of the meds he took on Monday, on Wednesday…you get the idea.