Can a Pair of Earrings Help with Weight Loss?

Playing Earrings for Weight Loss?

The Doctors are weighing in on earrings which some think can help you lose weight.

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They discuss acupuncture needles, that look like earrings, and are placed in spots on the ear which allegedly help with metabolism, appetite suppression, and stress reduction.

ER physician Dr. Travis Stork notes that stress can increase cortisol levels, which can lead to weight gain. He says he likes the concept of these needles, but questions how effective they might be over time.

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The Doctors recommend using a professional acupuncturist if you are considering this.