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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
Sunshine Wellness Center
(561) 623-6376
5804 Jog Rd
Lake Worth, FL
Complimentary initial examination and 2 x-rays.

Free 15 minute massage.

Call our office today!
Monday 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Tuesday 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Thursday 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Friday 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Traction Therapy, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Disc Herniation Treatment, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Massage Therapy, Pain Management, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury, Physical Therapy

Dr. Michael Willens
(904) 636-9206
4131 S. University Blvd.
Jacksonville, FL
Pain Management of North Florida
Pain Management, Acupuncture, Manual Medicine (manipulation), Prolotherapy, addiction medicine and outpatient detoxification with Buprenorphine
Insurance Plans Accepted: Aetna, Blue Cross, Cigna, United, Medicare, Avmed, and most other insurances.
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Workmens Comp Accepted: Yes
Accepts Uninsured Patients: Yes

Doctor Information
Residency Training: Cleveland Clinic Foundation Anesthesiology
Medical School: Michigan State University College Osteopathic Medicine, 1997
Additional Information
Languages Spoken: English

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Barbara Schwartz
(352) 622-9339
2206 Se 3Rd Ave.
Ocala, FL
Cynthia Gray
(352) 266-9339
1797 Se 89Th Lane
Ocala, FL
Berta Garcia AP
(305) 251-5655
13781 SW 152 Street
Miami, FL

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Mid Florida Medical & Chiropractic Center
(407) 979-4971
100 Park Place Blvd. Suite 201
Kissimmee, FL
Call us for a free consultation or a free 15 minute upper body massage
Monday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday Closed
Friday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Massage Therapy, Mobile Chiropractic Care, Personal Injury, Physical Therapy

Key West Chiropractic
(305) 967-6019
1010 Kennedy Dr
Key West, FL
Monday 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Thursday 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
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, Pain Management, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury, Physical Therapy

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Acupuncture - Meridians in 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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