Saturday, January 19, 2008

If life was an Alanis Morisette song...

My last post, all about needles, was writ thursday evening.

Friday morning I am at the osteopath's, finally having my still grumbling ankle looked at after falling down the stairs on the 1st August.

First thing he says after examining it?

How are you with needles?

He wants to give me acupuncture...

3 comments:

Marie said...

ICK! I hope you said "Not interested."

Steve said...

my dog was given acupunture once. I thought that it was mumbo jumbo that worked only on a 'you get better because you believe you will level' - the dog didn't have an opinion. But she got up after the session and walked limp free for the first time in weeks.

georgie said...

12 month old Cavalier King Charles Spaniel living a couple of streets away was diagnosed with Grade 3 slipping patellas at 9 months of age.
Was given a course of acupuncture and laser therapy and has had a ' remarkable ' tightening of the ligaments in the view of an independent vet. I've also heard acupuncture can work on tennis elbow. I'd give it a go ......