Clinical Research Studies

Karla for prom 300 x 589The Northern College of Acupuncture is excited to announce the launch a new set of research studies which are being conducted here at our teaching clinic in Micklegate, York. 

The purpose of the studies is to collect data about the effectiveness of acupuncture  for common health problems.   As well as contributing to the growing evidence for complementary medicine, these research studies will enable members of the public to try out our clinics at a low cost.

This year we are inviting people onto the research studies with the following conditions:

Insomnia -  You may suffer from any/or all of the following symptoms: Difficulty falling asleep; waking up several times during the night; waking up too early and not able to get back to sleep.


Fatigue and low energy -  You may suffer from any/or all of the following symptoms: Not feeling refreshed when you get up in the morning; lack of energy to perform everyday tasks; body feels heavy and requires effort to move.


Joint and muscle pain -  You may suffer from any /or all of the following symptoms: Stiff neck and shoulders; stiff and painful lower back; painful and swollen knees; painful hip joints.


Price(s) :-Patients joining the acupuncture research studies get the initial consultation FREE followed by a course of up to 9 HALF PRICE follow up treatments at £10 each. 


Places for each condition are limited, so early booking is recommended.


To book your place please call Michelle or Adele on 01904 343305

or send reception an e-mail