• Short Summary

    The Oriental Medical Science of Acupuncture has developed in the past few years from being a little-used art -- often suspected by western practitioners and dismissed as fakery -- to being a well-respected method of curing many diseases, ranging from deafness to polio.

  • Description

    The Oriental Medical Science of Acupuncture has developed in the past few years from being a little-used art -- often suspected by western practitioners and dismissed as fakery -- to being a well-respected method of curing many diseases, ranging from deafness to polio.

    This was the consensus of opinion of more than 700 acupuncture experts from twenty-six countries who opened the opened the Third World Acupuncture Conference in Seoul on Tuesday (25th September).

    In addition to 400 delegates from host Korea, 117 came from the United States, 90 from Japan, 39 from Taiwan, 21 Argentinians and 16 West German representatives.

    The Conference has been held every four years -- the first in Tokyo in 1965 and the second in Paris in 1969. The next will be held in two year's time in the United States.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA11KSB4X7XDZVK6X6WIH1R2G4F
    Media URN:
    VLVA11KSB4X7XDZVK6X6WIH1R2G4F
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    25/09/1973
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:04:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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