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Acupuncture Daly City CA

Local resource for acupuncture in Daly City. 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. Danny K.L. Chan, D.C.
(650) 239-7026
2171 Junipero Serra Blvd # 590
Daly City, CA
Hours
Monday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Sunday Closed
Services
Applied Kinesiology, 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, Homeopathic Medicine, Massage Therapy, Orthogonal Chiropractic, Pain Management, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury

Bautista Chiropractic Care
(650) 835-7062
931 San Bruno Ave W, Suite 7
San Bruno, CA
Promotion
Call our office today to schedule an appointment!
Hours
Monday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Thursday 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Applied Kinesiology, Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Traction Therapy, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Disc Herniation Treatment, Flexion-Distraction Therapy, Personal Injury

Atlas Chiropractic
(415) 691-8008
2305 Van Ness Ave
San Francisco, CA
Promotion
Atlas Chiropractic Introductory Offer:
Exam/ X-rays/ Treatment for $87 for First Time Patients
Hours
Monday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday Closed
Friday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Sunday Closed
Services
Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Disc Herniation Treatment, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Massage Therapy, Mobile Chiropractic Care, Pain Management, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury

Belinda Chua L.Ac.
(650) 571-6418
2011 Potomac Way
San Mateo, CA
Specialties
Acupuncture

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Full Motion Chiropractic
(650) 810-7001
1021 Alameda De Las Pulgas
Belmont, CA
Hours
Monday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Sunday Closed
Services
Acupressure, 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, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury

Desmarais Chiropractic, Inc.
(650) 835-7058
1405 Huntington Ave
S San Francisco, CA
Promotion
Call today to schedule a Free Consultation!
Hours
Monday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Laser Therapy, Chiropractic Neurology, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury

Total Health Clinic
(650) 835-7227
841 San Bruno Ave W
San Bruno, CA
Promotion
Start your New Year Healthy. Need help with your back, nutrition, we have these services and more to keep you healthy ..Give us a call we are here to help you..
Hours
Monday 10:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday 10:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday 10:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday 10:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday 10:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Saturday 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Sunday Closed
Services
Applied Kinesiology, Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Homeopathic Medicine, Physical Therapy

Minana Chiropractic Ctr
(650) 389-9862
1660 S Amphlett Blvd
San Mateo, CA
Hours
Monday 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Tuesday 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Wednesday 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Thursday 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Friday 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Acupressure, 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

Hikari Chiropractic
(510) 999-6002
3286 Adeline St
Berkeley, CA
Hours
Monday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Tuesday 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Thursday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Friday Closed
Saturday 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Sunday Closed
Services
Applied Kinesiology, Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Neurology, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Disc Herniation Treatment, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury

Bea Hammond
(510) 495-4946
1152 B Solano Ave
Albany, CA
Business
Harmony Acupuncture
Specialties
Acupuncture
Insurance
Insurance Plans Accepted: Blue Cross, Aetna, Great West, United Healthcare, Blue Shields,Workers compensation, personal injury cases
Medicare Accepted: No
Workmens Comp Accepted: Yes
Accepts Uninsured Patients: Yes
Emergency Care: No

Doctor Information
Medical School: Five Branches Acupuncture School, 2001
Additional Information
Awards: Voted "Best Acupuncturist 2002" by Metro Santa Cruz
Languages Spoken: English,German

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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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