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Acupuncture Helps Treat Hypothermic Sea Turtles

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- 1799 days ago -
Two endangered sea turtles that are shells of their former selves after getting stranded on Cape Cod during a cold spell are getting help from an acupuncturist. Logged in Doomwatch Legacy by Sunstroke author David Kagan.

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Barb K (1688)
Wednesday May 22, 2013, 6:56 pm
God bless both the sea turtles and the volunteers who helped them! Thank you so much for posting Dan!!

Carol H (229)
Thursday May 23, 2013, 4:42 am
thank you Barb, will forward!!

Birgit W (160)
Thursday May 23, 2013, 4:57 am
Wonderful article. Thank you.

Pat B (356)
Thursday May 23, 2013, 5:24 am
Thank you for this great read, and Barb for FW...;-)

Angelene B (148)
Thursday May 23, 2013, 9:04 am

Past Member (0)
Thursday May 23, 2013, 9:24 am
noted, thanks

Alfiya Topchiy (80)
Thursday May 23, 2013, 1:21 pm
Thank you for sharing!!!

Melania Padilla (122)
Thursday May 23, 2013, 1:33 pm
Wow!!! Beautiful, thanks!

Christeen A (370)
Thursday May 23, 2013, 1:46 pm
This is fantastic. Thanks for your care and compassion and for sharing this story with us. I hope these turtles will be A-O.K.

Debra Tate (17)
Thursday May 23, 2013, 4:48 pm
Great read. Thanks

Past Member (0)
Thursday May 23, 2013, 5:04 pm
amazing, lovely to read.

janet f (29)
Thursday May 23, 2013, 8:17 pm
Fascinating. That's thinking outside the box.

Patricia H. (440)
Friday May 24, 2013, 1:20 am

Julie W (32)
Friday May 24, 2013, 1:50 am
That's a poke in the eye for those who refuse to accept that alternative treatments like acupuncture work! It's definitely not a placebo if it works on a turtle.

Winn A (179)
Friday May 24, 2013, 11:27 am
Wonderful news! Anything that will help them is okay by me.

Debbie Crowe (87)
Friday May 31, 2013, 6:14 am
Hey, this is great. I hope they all make a complete recovery!!
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