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Acupuncture More Effective Than Usual For Treatment of Headache Caused By Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)

A randomized controlled three-armed trail conducted by Samueli Institute showed promising results for the use of acupuncture on those suffering from TBI headache. Comparing two different types of acupuncture, SI researchers discovered that acupuncture was more effective than usual care in treating both TBI headache and symptoms of the Trauma Spectrum Response. Read more >>

New Evidence Shows Massage Therapy Recommended for Pain Management

A new peer-reviewed systematic review published online by Samueli Institute in the journal Pain Medicine shows massage therapy can provide significant improvement for pain, anxiety, fatigue and health-related quality of life.Read more >>

SI Launches New Website on Health and Performance explores the unseen forces behind healing. Learn about resilience, placebo, bioenergy medicine, consciouness and more.Start exploring >>

Samueli Institute VP Kevin Berry Speaks At The Naval Medical Center-San Diego

SI VP of Military Medical Research Kevin Berry speaks on leadership at the 2016 Military and Veteran Resiliency Summit in San Diego, NMCSD Read the Press Release >>