HolisticOnLine  Discover the Best!   

Comprehensive information about your health. Features conventional, alternative, integrative, and mind-body medicine.  
Holisticonline.com  gives you choices for your health,
naturally. (sm)  

Acupuncture Newburgh NY

Local resource for acupuncture in Newburgh. 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.

Patrick M. Malouf, D.C.
(845) 288-0598
403 Main St
Beacon, NY
Promotion
Free consultation to see if you are a candidate for DRX9000 Non-surgical spinal decompression.
Hours
Monday 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Friday Closed
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Decompression Therapy, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Personal Injury

Womens Center for Holistic Healing
(914) 614-8790
97 Locust Ave
Cortlandt Manor, NY
Promotion
Call today for a complimentary consultation!
Hours
Monday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Acupressure, Applied Kinesiology, Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Neurology, Chiropractic Traction Therapy, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Disc Herniation Treatment, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Homeopathic Medicine, Pain Management, Personal Injury

Detlef Wolf
(845) 485-1770
315 Titusville Rd
Poughkeepsie, NY
Company
Acupuncture and Chinese Herb Center
Industry
Acupuncturist

Data Provided By:
Jo Anne Tenzer
(914) 673-3661
14 W Lake Blvd
Mahopac, NY
Company
Jo Anne Tenzer, MS, LAc
Industry
Acupuncturist

Data Provided By:
Jan Li Huang
845-778-7454     
109 Orange Ave.
Walden, NY
 
Holst Chiropractic Office
(845) 265-8090
450 E Main St
Middletown, NY
Hours
Monday 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Tuesday 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday Closed
Friday 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Sunday Closed
Services
Applied Kinesiology, Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Decompression Therapy, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Homeopathic Medicine, Pain Management, Personal Injury

William Weinstein
(845) 255-2070
218 Main St
New Paltz, NY
Company
Mid-Hudson Acupuncture
Industry
Acupuncturist

Data Provided By:
Peter Lichtenstein
(845) 256-0212
7 Prospect St
New Paltz, NY
Company
New Paltz Acupuncture and Chiropractic
Industry
Acupuncturist, Massage Practitioner

Data Provided By:
Glenn Smits
(845) 567-0562
103 Executive Dr.
New Windsor, NY
 
Stephen Hamel
(845) 344-2287
61 Highland Ave.
Middletown, NY
 
Data Provided By:

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...

Click here to read the rest of this article from Holisticonline.com

Holisticonline.com is developed and maintained by ICBS, Inc.
Send mail to: info@holisticonline.com with comments about this web site.
Copyright © 1998-2011 ICBS, Inc. Terms of Use
All Rights Reserved.