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Acupuncture Fort Pierce FL

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A.I.C.A - Accident Injury Centers of America
(772) 245-7864
550 University Blvd.
Port Saint Lucie, FL
Promotion
free x-ray & consultation /
transportation available /
same day appointments /
care may cost you nothing
Hours
Monday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sunday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Services
Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Neurology, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Decompression Therapy, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Flexion-Distraction Therapy, Pain Management, Personal Injury, Physical Therapy

ChiropractiCare
(772) 905-4249
2715 SE Morningside Blvd
Port St Lucie, FL
Promotion
Free consultation is always available!
Hours
Monday 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Thursday Closed
Friday 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Saturday 8:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Sunday Closed
Services
Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Traction Therapy, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Disc Herniation Treatment, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury, Physical Therapy

Danny Quaranto
(561) 778-8877
2050 40Th Ave., Suite 2
Vero Beach, FL
 
Stuart Shipe
(772) 692-9220
2763 Nw Federal Hwy.
Stuart, FL
 
5 Seasons Acupuncture
(772) 539-0240
1928 14th Ave
Vero Beach, FL

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Spine and Sport Rehab Institute
(772) 237-1983
549 NW Lake Whitney Place
Port St Lucie, FL
Hours
Monday 9:00 AM - 6:30 PM
Tuesday 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 6:30 PM
Thursday Closed
Friday 9:00 AM - 6:30 PM
Saturday Closed
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, Massage Therapy, Orthogonal Chiropractic, Pain Management, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury, Physical Therapy

Jill Jaynes AP
(772) 770-6184
333 17th St
Vero Beach, FL
Specialties
Acupuncture

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Jim Wu
(561) 770-1805
65 Royal Palm Dr., #C
Vero Beach, FL
 
Stuart S Shipe Dom
(772) 398-4550
1801 SE Hillmoor Dr
Port St Lucie, FL

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Michelle J. Alley, A.P.
(407) 260-8141
951 E. Altamonte Drive
Altamonte Springs, FL
Business
Altamonte Acupuncture
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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