Speaking of needles … PainSci » blog+ • Jul 7, 2014 • by Paul Ingraham Get posts in your inbox: SUBSCRIBE Weekly nuggets of pain science news and insight, usually 100-300 words, with the occasional longer post. The blog is the “director’s commentary” on the core content of PainScience.com: a library of major articles and books about common painful problems and popular treatments. See the blog archives or updates for the whole site. Body in Mind on dry needling for myofascial pain, evaluating Kietrys et al. Does the evidence make the grade? No. Dry needling is not convincingly superior to sham/control conditions and possibly worse than comparative interventions … Bummer.