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Acupuncture Ocala FL

Local resource for acupuncture in Ocala. 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.

Cynthia Gray
(352) 622-9339
2206 Se 3Rd Ave.
Ocala, FL
 
Barbara Schwartz
(352) 622-9339
3827 Ne 17Th St. Circle
Ocala, FL
 
Lynne Sheppard
(352) 307-7922
5743 Se Robinson Rd.
Belleview, FL
 
Angela Lambert AP
(407) 678-3554
7900 Dunstable Circle
Orlando, FL
Specialties
Acupuncture

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White Sands Chiropractic
(850) 895-4183
24 Beal Pkwy SW
Fort Walton Beach, FL
Promotion
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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, Acupuncture, 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, Physical Therapy

Barbara Schwartz
(352) 622-9339
2206 Se 3Rd Ave.
Ocala, FL
 
Cynthia Gray
(352) 266-9339
1797 Se 89Th Lane
Ocala, FL
 
Bretz Chiropractic Clinic
(941) 444-0207
5060 Clark Rd
Sarasota, FL
Hours
Monday 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Chiropractic Laser Therapy, Chiropractic Neurology, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Decompression Therapy, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Flexion-Distraction Therapy, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Pain Management, Physical Therapy

Odin Gutierrez, A.P.
(786) 564-1881
1650 NE 26th Street
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Business
Healing Arts Center
Specialties
Acupuncture, Auriculotherapy, injection therapy, homeopathy, herbal medicine, micro-current, and cupping.
Insurance
Accepts Uninsured Patients: Yes
Emergency Care: No

Doctor Information
Medical School: Atlantic Institute of Oriental Medicine, 2008
Additional Information
Languages Spoken: English,Spanish

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Franc J. Lado
(904) 264-9344
1409-4A Kingsley Ave
Orange Park, FL
Specialties
Acupuncture

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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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