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Acupuncture Lakeland FL

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Florida Spine & Injury Institute
(863) 606-8905
1048 South Florida Avenue
Lakeland, FL
Promotion
Free Spinal exam for new patients only. ($89 value)
Hours
Monday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Wednesday Closed
Thursday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Massage Therapy, Personal Injury

Judy Markley
(813) 752-6001
1802 W. Baker St.
Plant City, FL
 
Neff William J. A.P.
(863) 298-8668
340 West Central Avenue
Winter Haven, FL
 
Acupuncture Therapy Center
(863) 521-2999
526 Avenue I NW
Winter Haven, FL

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Esam K. Hamdy OMD, AP
(407) 896-1474
1650 East Colonial Drive
Orlando, FL
Specialties
Acupuncture

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Carol Chandler
(863) 221-2770
4404 S. Florida Ave. Ste. 6C
Lakeland, FL
 
Anne Dazet
(863) 401-3606
211 Ave G Sw
Winter Haven, FL
 
William Neff
(863) 298-8668
340 W. Central Ave., Ste. #208
Winter Haven, FL
 
Clermont Chiropractic
(352) 561-8947
1705 East Highway 50
Clermont, FL
Hours
Monday 24 Hours
Tuesday 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday 7:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Thursday 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Friday 7:30 AM - 12:00 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, Massage Therapy, Orthogonal Chiropractic, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury, Physical Therapy

Dr. Rocky Aker
(941) 363-1983
2226 Gulf Gate Dr
Sarasota, FL
Promotion
X-Rays are no charge (if nec.). Just mention this ad.

Disclaimer: the patient and any other person responsible for payment has a right to refuse to pay, cancel payment for any other service, examination, or treatment that is performed as a result
Hours
Monday 8:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday Closed
Friday 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury

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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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