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Acupuncture Leesburg FL

Local resource for acupuncture in Leesburg. 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.

Abundant Health Holistic Center
(352) 265-4325
2200 South Bay Street Suite B
Eustis, FL
Specialty
Acupuncture

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Lynne Sheppard
(352) 307-7922
5743 Se Robinson Rd.
Belleview, FL
 
Acupuncture By Patricia Martin
(352) 735-0000
1111 N Donnelly St
Mount Dora, FL

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Dr. Stephen Nedd
(727) 467-0775
1221 Cleveland St.
Clearwater, FL
Business
Nedd Health Center
Specialties
Chiropractic, Acupuncture, Nutritional Counseling, Sports Medicine, Activator Methods
Insurance
Insurance Plans Accepted: Blue Cross Blue Shield, Cigna, most auto insurance policies for accident injuries.
Accepts Uninsured Patients: Yes

Doctor Information
Medical School: Logan College of Chiropractic, 1989
Additional Information
Member Organizations: Florida Chiropractic Association
Awards: Activator Proficiency Rated and Associate Instructor
Languages Spoken: English

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Stephen R Young
(904) 260-8409
11808 San Hose Boulevard
Jacksonville, FL
Business
Manderin Oaks Family Practice - Stephen R You
Specialties
Acupuncture

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Patricia Martin
(352) 735-0000
31436 Soaring Hawk Lane
Sorrento, FL
 
Masters In Oriental Medicine
(352) 735-0979
1416 N Donnelly St
Mount Dora, FL

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South Orange Wellness & Injury Center
(407) 369-4895
4170 Town Center Blvd #100
Orlando, FL
Promotion
Health Discount: Consultation with the Doctor, Complete Examination and X-rays, if needed for only $79 (a $350 value) Does not apply to Medicare, Auto Accidents or Workers Compensation.
Hours
Monday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Applied Kinesiology, Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Laser Therapy, 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, Mobile Chiropractic Care, Orthogonal Chiropractic, Pain Management, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury

A Chiro Medical Care
(954) 372-1579
150 Nw 70th Ave # 6
Plantation, FL
Promotion
We offer all our prospective new patients a Complimentary Consultation with Doctor Jon Gralnick
Hours
Monday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Sunday Closed
Services
Acupressure, Applied Kinesiology, Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Laser Therapy, Chiropractic Neurology, Chiropractic Traction Therapy, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Decompression Therapy, Disc Herniation Treatment, Flexion-Distraction Therapy, Massage Therapy, Pain Management, Personal Injury

Fulmore Chiropractic
(407) 603-8118
781 Maitland Ave.
Altamonte Springs, FL
Hours
Monday 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Acupressure, Acupuncture, Applied Kinesiology, Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Laser Therapy, 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, Mobile Chiropractic Care, Orthogonal Chiropractic, Pain Management, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury, Physical Therapy

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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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