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Acupuncture Pekin IL

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Joseph & Hishon Chiropractic
(309) 279-5043
5001 N University Street
Peoria, IL
Promotion
Joseph & Hishon offer you a special gift valued at $100.00. This gift entitles you to a free initial consultation.
Hours
Monday 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Wednesday 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday Closed
Friday 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Acupressure, Acupuncture, Applied Kinesiology, Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Neurology, Chiropractic Traction Therapy, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Disc Herniation Treatment, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Flexion-Distraction Therapy, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Homeopathic Medicine, Massage Therapy, Pain Management, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury, Physical Therapy

Wellness Inside Out
(309) 686-0345
4617 N. Prospect Suite 5
Peoria Heights, IL
Specialty
Pain, Stress, Digestive, Asthma, Allergies
Education
MSTOM Pacific College of Oriental Medicine

Dr. Matejka's Office
(815) 880-8394
7105 Virginia Road
Crystal Lake, IL
Promotion
Spring into savings today and receive 20% off any multivitamin product. Start feeling well today.
Hours
Monday 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday Closed
Thursday 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Acupressure, Applied Kinesiology, Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Laser Therapy, Chiropractic Neurology, Chiropractic Traction Therapy, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Disc Herniation Treatment, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Flexion-Distraction Therapy, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Homeopathic Medicine, Massage Therapy, Pain Management, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury, Physical Therapy

Heather Vandeburg
(815) 751-6424
547 W State St
Sycamore, IL
Business
Whole Body Health Acupuncture Center
Specialties
Acupuncture, Traditional Chinese Medicine.
Insurance
Insurance Plans Accepted: CIGNA, some BLUE CROSS BLUE SHIELD
Accepts Uninsured Patients: Yes

Doctor Information
Medical School: Midwest College of Oriental Medicine, 2004
Additional Information
Languages Spoken: English

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Dr. Jeffrey R Hoekstra
(708) 423-1440
10250 S. Cental Avenue
Oak Lawn, IL
Business
Hoekstra Chiropractic
Specialties
Chiropractic, Acupuncture, Massage, Kinesio Taping
Insurance
Insurance Plans Accepted: Blue Cross, Aetna, Medicare, PHCS, United Health Care, Optum Health, Cigna, Humana, HFN, CoreSource
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Workmens Comp Accepted: Yes
Accepts Uninsured Patients: Yes
Emergency Care: Yes

Doctor Information
Medical School: National University of Health Sciences, 2006

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Wellness Inside Out
(309) 686-0345
4617 N. Prospect Suite 5
Peoria Heights, IL
Specialty
Pain, Stress, Digestive, Asthma, Allergies
Education
MSTOM Pacific College of Oriental Medicine

Peter Harvey
(630) 653-4358
200 E. Willow ave.
Wheaton, IL
Business
Eastern Healing
Specialties
Acupuncture, Tui na Massage, Tai Chi, Qi Gong Excercise.
Insurance
Accepts Uninsured Patients: Yes

Doctor Information
Primary Hospital: Central Dupage/St. Alexius Hospital
Residency Training: Advanced residency 1st Teaching Hospital Tian Jin, China
Medical School: Midwest College of Oriental Medicine, 2004
Additional Information
Member Organizations: Illinois State Acupuncture Association, Resolve,National Commission for the Certification of Acupuncturists, American Association of Oriental Medicne.
Awards: Graduated Summa Cum Laude.
Languages Spoken: English

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Taylor Rehab & Wellness
(773) 417-5035
4956 W Irving Park Rd
Chicago, IL
Hours
Monday 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Thursday 9:30 AM - 7:30 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Saturday 8:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Sunday Closed
Services
Acupuncture, Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Neurology, Chiropractic Traction Therapy, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Disc Herniation Treatment, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Flexion-Distraction Therapy, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Orthogonal Chiropractic, Pain Management, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury

Westside Pain Clinic
(217) 814-0817
2700 West Lawrence
Springfield, IL
Promotion
New patients- $20 donation to
Make- a Wish covers consultation, exam,n ecessary xray and first treatment
(excludes Medicare by law)

Must present coupon for offer
Hours
Monday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Sunday Closed
Services
Acupuncture, Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Neurology, Chiropractic Traction Therapy, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Decompression Therapy, Disc Herniation Treatment, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Massage Therapy, Pain Management, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury, Physical Therapy

John A Kulig DC
(708) 433-1593
10444 S. Central
Oak Lawn, IL
Hours
Monday 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday 11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Acupressure, Acupuncture, Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Laser Therapy, Chiropractic Traction Therapy, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Disc Herniation Treatment, Flexion-Distraction Therapy, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Massage Therapy, 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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