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Acupuncture Deland FL

Local resource for acupuncture in Deland. 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.

Timothy Golding AP
(386) 801-6970
1837 Bonkirk Drive
Deltona, FL
Specialties
Acupuncture

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Debra P. Gaffney
(386) 734-4126
339 E New York Ave.
Deland, FL
Specialty
Diet
Gender
F
Education
AP,PhD,DCN,CCPA
Professional Memberships
Florida State Oriental Medical Association

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Holistic Options
(407) 333-1059
635 Primera Blvd.
Lake Mary, FL
Specialty
Acupressure, Acupuncture, Aromatherapy, Biofeedback, Blood Chemistry Analysis, Chiropractors, Colon Therapy, Color Therapy, Craniosacral Therapy, Detoxification Foot Bath, Ear Coning, Electro-dermal screening, Energy Healing, Flower Essences, Herbology, Homeopathy, Integrative Medicine, Laser Therapy, Light Therapy, Lymphatic Therapy, Massage Therapy, Metaphysics, MicroCurrent Therapy, Myofascial Release, Neurofeedback, NHRT, Nutrition, Osteopathy, Physical / Exercise Therapy, Qi Gong, Reflexolo
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Health Center & Holistic Spa

Donna Good
(407) 321-0750
1400 S. Park Ave.
Sanford, FL
 
Raymond Hauer
(386) 423-7898
122 Faulkner St.
New Smyrna Beach, FL
 
DEBRA GAFFNEY
(386) 734-4126
339 East New York Avenue
Deland, FL
Gender
F
Speciality
Acupuncturist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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5.0, out of 5 based on 2, reviews.

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Donna A. Good
(407) 321-0750
1400 South Park Ave
Sanford, FL
Specialty
Acupressure, De qi, Detoxification, Dietary counseling, Energetics, Feng shui, Four Examinations (looking, listening/smelling, asking, touching, Heat Therapy, Herbal remedies, Homeopathy, Lifestyle counseling, Magnet therapy, Meridian therapy, Moxibustion
Gender
F
Education
AP, LAc
Professional Memberships
American Association of Oriental Medicine, Florida State Oriental Medical Association, National Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine Alliance, National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine

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Debra Gaffney
(904) 734-4126
339 E. New York Ave.
Deland, FL
 
Sarah Hauer
(386) 423-7898
122 Faulkner St.
New Smyrna Beach, FL
 
Charlotte Haas
(386) 423-7898
122 Faulkner St
New Smyrna Beach, FL
 
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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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