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Acupuncture Albany NY

Local resource for acupuncture in Albany. Includes detailed information on local business that give access to acupuncture points, nausea reduction, pain relief, infertility treatment, disease prevention, general health promotion and more. Read on for more advice and content on alternative medicine and traditional Chinese medicine.

Dr. Mike Wayne
(518) 371-4800
2 Emma Lane
Clifton Park, NY
Business
Northeast Spine & Wellness
Specialties
Acupuncture, Chiropractic, Massage Therapy, Nutrition, Holistic Counseling, Chinese Herbs and Wellness Education
Insurance
Insurance Plans Accepted: Special plans for New York State Workers
Workmens Comp Accepted: Yes
Accepts Uninsured Patients: Yes
Emergency Care: Yes

Additional Information
Languages Spoken: English

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Yarong Wang
(518) 690-2008
2 Pine West Plaza
Albany, NY
Gender
F
Speciality
Acupuncturist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
5.0, out of 5 based on 2, reviews.

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Judy Kodela
(518) 366-5064
18 Drywall Ln
Voorheesville, NY
 
Family Network Chiro
(516) 218-1436
641 Old Country Rd
Plainview, NY
Hours
Monday 7:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 4:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Thursday 7:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Friday Closed
Saturday 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Sunday Closed
Services
Applied Kinesiology, Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Neurology, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury

Spinal Disc Regeneration Center
(315) 775-8913
1116 Arsenal St
Watertown, NY
Promotion
Free Consultation!
Hours
Monday 8:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Tuesday 3:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Wednesday 8:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Thursday 8:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Friday Closed
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Applied Kinesiology, Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Traction Therapy, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Decompression Therapy, Disc Herniation Treatment, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Orthogonal Chiropractic, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury

Daniel Zal
(518) 438-6202
23 Computer Dr E
Albany, NY
Company
Acupuncture Health Care Center
Industry
Acupuncturist

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Meliora Family Medicine PLLC
(877) 664-6116
781 Hudson Avenue, Suite 2
Stillwater, NY
Services
Family Practice, Acupuncture
Membership Organizations
American Holistic Medical Association

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Dr Li
(212) 579-1550
50 West 72nd Street
New York, NY
Business
Chinese Acupuncture
Specialties
Acupuncture
Insurance
Medicare Accepted: No
Workmens Comp Accepted: No
Accepts Uninsured Patients: No
Emergency Care: No


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Joyce Anastasi
(212) 305-1296
Chelsea Piers
New York, NY
Specialties
Acupuncture
Insurance
Medicare Accepted: No
Workmens Comp Accepted: No
Accepts Uninsured Patients: No
Emergency Care: No


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Joshua Schindler
(212) 932-8904
West 114th St.
New York, NY
Specialties
Acupuncture
Insurance
Medicare Accepted: No
Workmens Comp Accepted: No
Accepts Uninsured Patients: No
Emergency Care: No


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Acupuncture - Meridians in Acupuncture

Acupuncture

Channels or Meridians in Acupuncture - The invisible Pathways of Qi

Chinese use the term "jing luo" which means, channels, conduit, meridian etc. According to acupuncture, these are the invisible channels through which qi circulates throughout the body. The acupuncture points (or holes as the Chinese term xue is more aptly translated means) are the locations where the qi of the channels rises close to the surface of the body. There are 12 main meridians, six of which are yin and six are yang and numerous minor ones, which form a network of energy channels throughout the body.

In acupuncture, each meridian is related to, and named after, an organ or function, the main ones are: the lung, kidney, gallbladder, stomach, spleen, heart, small intestine, large intestine, gall bladder, urinary bladder, san jiao (three heater) and pericardium (heart protector/ or circulation sex meridian).

There are also 8 extraordinary channels in acupuncture that are considered to be reservoirs supplying qi and blood to the twelve regular channels. These are believed to have a strong connection to the kidney. The meridians are shown in the figures.

Location of the meridians and acupoints (acupuncture points) in the body.

Dotted along these meridians are more than 400 acupuncture points, classified by WHO. (There may be as many as 2000 points in use for different treatments.) These are listed by name, number and the meridian to which they belong.

When Chi flows freely through the meridians, the body is balanced and healthy, but if the energy becomes blocked, stagnated or weakened, it can result in physical, mental or emotional ill health. An imbalance in a person's body can result from inappropriate emotional responses such as: excess anger, over-excitement, self-pity, deep grief and fear. Environmental factors such as cold, damp/hu...

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