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Key points:One of the biggest health concerns in Australia is the rise in the use of acupuncture needlesThe American Academy of Pediatricians has said it is concerned about the potential for acupuncture to trigger cancer in peopleThe AAP has been pushing for a moratorium on the use and misuse of acupuncture in Australia since the 1970sMany health professionals have said they do not recommend acupuncture for children, but they do recommend that people use it when they are at home.
Key facts:Cervical cancer is the second-leading cause of death in Australia, after heart disease.
In 2015, there were more than 12,000 new cases of cervical cancer in Australia.
It is estimated that every year, 1,100 Australians will be diagnosed with cervical cancer.
Symptoms of cervical incontinence include painful or swollen breasts and nipples.
It can cause scarring and loss of appetite.
The American College of Surgeons (ACS) says that over 90 per cent of patients who seek chiropractic care report feeling discomfort or discomfort during the treatment.
The AAP also has a position on acupuncture and recommends that people with cervical incision should not be given it unless they are in a condition where they can receive regular medical care.
“It is not a treatment that is approved for children,” ACS spokeswoman Rachelle Burchard said.
“Cervicies in children are often caused by trauma to the spine.
The use of chiropractive is not approved for these children.”
Dr Paul Smith, chief of the paediatric surgical unit at the Royal Children’s Hospital in Melbourne, says acupuncture is one of the safest treatments for children.
“We have no data to suggest that there are any long-term adverse effects, such as any increased risk of complications or complications in the future,” he said.
Dr Smith says children are not always at risk of cervical pain.
“I think that is because there is a very low level of pain that children experience,” he explained.
“But the idea that the pain that a child feels might be related to the condition they have, that is a bit of a stretch.”
Dr Smith also says there are risks associated with the use.
“There is some research that suggests that if you have a chronic condition and there is chronic pain, you may develop chronic pain as well,” he noted.
“So it’s a balancing act between pain and comfort, and that’s why we do acupuncture and not massage.”
Dr James, a chiropractor and a paediatrician in Adelaide, agrees with that.
“Paediatrics is the one area where we know that there is some benefit, so that’s good,” he told ABC Radio Adelaide.
“When we’re talking about paediatrics, we’ve seen a lot of improvement in paediatric care over the past couple of decades.”
Dr Jaff said the AAP had been following the AAP’s advice and has not received any complaints about acupuncture being used.
He also said that although there was some evidence that acupuncture can cause cancer, the AAP did not recommend it.
“The AAP did say it’s not recommended for children under 18 years of age,” he stated.
“This is for two reasons.
Firstly, because there’s no evidence that it causes any adverse effects.
Secondly, it’s because we don’t know the long- term effects.”