You never hear people say, “I love getting stuck with needles” and we can assume why, but what’s up with dry needling? Dry needling is also known as myofascial trigger point dry needling. These days it’s an alternative medicine technique similar to acupuncture.
Dry needling is sometimes also known as intramuscular stimulation and they say there’s temporary pain during dry needling during treatments. So why do most people consider dry needling? Nonpharmacological treatment of army service members with chronic pain is associated with few adverse outcomes, but they seem to be having some sucesses.