Stefan Friedrichsdorf, director of the pain and palliative and integrative medicine program at the Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota, informed the Huffington Post. ‘It requires some convincing.’ Acupuncture ‘s been around for a large number of years, and traditional Chinese theory suggests needle placement helps balance your body’s energy circulation, called ‘qi.’ Acupuncture is used to treat headaches, migraines, back and joint pains, cramps, and chemotherapy-induced nausea. Estimates present 150,000 U.S. Kids undergo acupuncture each whole year. The Mayo Clinic provides more on acupuncture..Hall, Chairman, Chief and President Executive Officer. Results of Procedures for the Fourth One fourth 2014 For the 4th quarter of 2014, ADPT generated net revenue of $70.1 million, an increase of 108.0 percent. The boost was primarily attributable to the influence of increased patient volumes from the expansion of the number of freestanding facilities from 26 to 55. This increase was negatively impacted by the Ebola virus in the DFW marketplace during the fourth quarter 2014 when compared to same period in 2013. Adjusted EBITDA improved 54.5 percent to $10.2 million. This increase was primarily due to a $36.3 million increase in net revenue, offset by raises in salaries partially, wages and benefits and other costs linked to our growth initiatives. See Non-GAAP Financial Measures Description and Reconciliation and Reconciliation of Adjusted EBITDA to Net Reduction below for further information related to Adjusted EBITDA and its own reconciliation to net reduction.