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Acupuncture Bend OR

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Wendee Daniels
60604 Ridge Heights
Bend, OR
 
Maria Benavides
(541) 410-3120
528 Ne Greenwood
Bend, OR
 
Vicki Kahn
(541) 504-0250
916 Sw 17Th St. #202
Redmond, OR
 
Mountain View Acupuncture
(541) 388-0675
2100 NE Neff Rd., Ste. A
Bend, OR

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Central Oregon Acupuncture Llc
(541) 330-8298
842 NW Wall St
Bend, OR

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Evelyn Brust
(541) 383-3424
1245 Nw Galveston Ave.
Bend, OR
 
Michal Suchyta
(541) 480-1645
56835 Venture Lane Ste 206
Sunriver, OR
 
Cascade Acupuncture
(541) 385-5838
263 SE Amanda Ct
Bend, OR

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Mirror Pond Healing Arts
(541) 322-8939
777 NW Wall St Ste 102
Bend, OR

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Powell Valley Chiropractic
(503) 206-0632
4253 SE 182nd Ave
Gresham, OR
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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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