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Acupuncture Homestead FL

Local resource for acupuncture in Homestead. 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.

Berta Garcia AP
(305) 251-5655
13781 SW 152 Street
Miami, FL

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Adrian Melero
(786) 972-1616
7800 SW 57 Ave
Miami, FL
The Healing Palace
Acupuncture, Weight Loss, Wrinkle/ sagging reduction Orthopedic conditions Many more
Doctor Information
Residency Training: Acupuncture and Massage College
Medical School: Acupuncture and Massage College, 2009
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Languages Spoken: English,Spanish

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Marleen Colangelo
(305) 669-1351

South Miami, FL
Myofascial Therapy & Acupuncture
Acupuncturist, Registered Nurse

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Margaret Wong-Chong
(305) 389-9598
9044 Sw 152Nd St. Ste. B
Miami, FL
Joana Bosco
(305) 790-8879
11107 Sw 134Th Place
Miami, FL
Abundant Life Wellness Center
(786) 345-7131
9040 SW 152nd St
Palmetto Bay, FL
Monday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday Closed
Friday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Sunday Closed
Applied Kinesiology, Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Traction Therapy, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Disc Herniation Treatment, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Massage Therapy, Pain Management, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury, Physical Therapy

Advance Health Services
(786) 728-9465
7000 SW 97th Ave
Miami, FL
Monday 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Tuesday 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Thursday 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Friday 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Sunday Closed
Acupressure, Applied Kinesiology, Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Laser Therapy, 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

The Healing Palace
(786) 972-1616
7800 SW 57 Ave #309
South Miami, FL

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Shyam Badlani
(305) 596-1596
12622 S.W. 88Th St.
Miami, FL
Richard Browne
(305) 595-9500
10506 N. Kendall Dr.
Miami, FL
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Acupuncture - Meridians in 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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