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Acupuncture Ballston Spa NY

Local resource for acupuncture in Ballston Spa. 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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Downtown Chiropractic
(917) 463-1515
309 W. 99th St
New York, NY
Promotion
Cash services for a New Patient is $75 for first visit.
Hours
Monday 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Sunday Closed
Services
Applied Kinesiology, Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Neurology, Chiropractic Traction Therapy, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Decompression Therapy, Disc Herniation Treatment, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Flexion-Distraction Therapy, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Homeopathic Medicine, Orthogonal Chiropractic, Pain Management, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury, Physical Therapy

Back Care Clinic
(718) 839-6401
4241 Hylan Blvd
Staten Island, NY
Hours
Monday 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 4:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Thursday 9:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Friday 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Saturday 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Sunday Closed
Services
Acupressure, Applied Kinesiology, Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Neurology, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Disc Herniation Treatment, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Homeopathic Medicine, Pain Management, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury, Physical Therapy

Womens Center for Holistic Healing
(914) 614-8790
97 Locust Ave
Cortlandt Manor, NY
Promotion
Call today for a complimentary consultation!
Hours
Monday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Acupressure, Applied Kinesiology, Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Neurology, Chiropractic Traction Therapy, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Disc Herniation Treatment, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Homeopathic Medicine, Pain Management, Personal Injury

Harvey W. Stern, DC
(845) 205-3651
699 Ridgebury Road
Slate Hill, NY
Hours
Monday 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Tuesday 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Thursday 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Friday 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Saturday 7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Sunday Closed
Services
Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Neurology, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury

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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44th St Chiropractic
(646) 307-0957
15 W 44th St.
New York, NY
Promotion
New patients from Felix will receive thier initial evaluation for $25.00 (xrays not included)
Hours
Monday 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
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

Village Square Health & Wellness
(516) 341-6130
7 Village Square
Glen Cove, NY
Hours
Monday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday Closed
Friday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Sunday Closed
Services
Applied Kinesiology, Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Neurology, Chiropractic Traction Therapy, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Decompression Therapy, Disc Herniation Treatment, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Flexion-Distraction Therapy, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Massage Therapy, Mobile Chiropractic Care, Orthogonal Chiropractic, Pain Management, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury, Physical Therapy

Schnapper Chiropractic
(845) 367-9642
275 Route 304
Bardonia, NY
Promotion
Call To Schedule A Consultation Today!
Most Insurances are accepted.
Hours
Monday 9:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Tuesday 3:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday 9:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Thursday Closed
Friday 9:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Saturday 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Sunday Closed
Services
Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Laser Therapy, Chiropractic Neurology, Chiropractic Traction Therapy, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Decompression Therapy, Disc Herniation Treatment, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Flexion-Distraction Therapy, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Massage Therapy, Pain Management, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury, Physical Therapy

Justih Mandel, L.Ac Dipl.C.H.
(914) 646-4545
323 Magnolia Blvd
Long Beach, NY
Specialties
Acupuncture

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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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