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Acupuncture Kenosha WI

Local resource for acupuncture in Kenosha. 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.

Midwest College of Oriental Medicine
(262) 898-1898
1925 Washington Ave.
Racine, WI
Specialty
Acupressure, Acupuncture, Herbology, Integrative Medicine, Magnetic Therapy, Massage Therapy, MicroCurrent Therapy, Nutrition, Qi Gong, Tai Chi, Traditional Chinese Medicine, Tui Na
Associated Hospitals
Walk-in Clinic

Stephen Ray , MD, DABMA
(847) 872-4561
Midwestern Regional Medical Center / 2520 Elisha Avenue
Zion, IL
Specialties
Medical Acupuncture/5 Element Acupuncture/Cancer Patients

Mary Ann Monsalud
(847) 263-9752
1305 Brookside Ave
Waukegan, IL
 
Hamm Chiropractic & Wellness
(608) 247-5037
971 B Janesville St.
Oregon, WI
Hours
Monday 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday 7:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Wednesday 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Friday 7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Applied Kinesiology, Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Traction Therapy, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Decompression Therapy, Disc Herniation Treatment, Flexion-Distraction Therapy, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Homeopathic Medicine, Massage Therapy, Orthogonal Chiropractic, Pain Management, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury

Epic Life Chiropractic
(262) 373-8603
11430 W Bluemound Rd
Wauwatosa, WI
Promotion
New Patient Special Special - $29.

Includes: Consult,
Exam,
Spinal sEMG Scan, Spinal Infrared Thermagraphy, Heart Rate Variability Test,
and a 20 min. massage!
Hours
Monday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Thursday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Friday Closed
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Chiropractic Neurology, Chiropractors, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Pediatric Chiropractic

Barbara Beggs
(262) 884-8778
5542 Cambridge Ln.
Racine, WI
 
Lorna Lawler
(262) 639-2009
157 Lakefield Ct.
Racine, WI
 
In Touch Healing Arts
(262) 764-2012
6500-67th st
kenosha, WI
Gender
feale

Downtown Chiropractic Health & Sports Injury Clinic
(414) 255-2338
600 E Mason St
Milwaukee, WI
Promotion
Call Downtown Chiropractic Health & Sports Injury Clinic to set up a consultation today!
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 Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Applied Kinesiology, Auto Accidents, 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

Lake Superior Chiropractic Office
(715) 316-9933
2121 E 5th St
Superior, WI
Promotion
Call Lake Superior Chiropractic today to schedule an appointment!
Hours
Monday 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Friday 7:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Applied Kinesiology, Auto Accidents, 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

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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