Acupuncture Might Ease Chemotherapy Pain, Acupuncture in Medicine Reveals  
12/14/2011 7:47:37 AM

Acupuncture may help relieve nerve pain caused by some cancer drugs, according to a new study. Cancer drugs called taxanes, vinca alkaloids and platinum compounds can damage peripheral nerves, especially in the calves and feet, resulting in severe nerve pain or difficulty walking.