Acupuncture is a therapeutic method that is part of Chinese medicine , and was born several centuries before Jesus Christ Sananga. The acupuncture technique is based on the placement of metal needles at precise points on the human body, along the meridians, to relieve painful points or diseases.
The analgesic and relaxing effect would relieve some patients suffering from osteoarthritis. However, no scientific evidence has been provided to demonstrate the effectiveness of acupuncture in relieving osteoarthritis pain. Its main complication is local irritation if you have fragile skin.