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Acupuncture Rogers AR

Local resource for acupuncture in Rogers. 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.

Accident & Injury Clinic
(479) 631-7246
1420 S 8th St
Rogers, AR
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Acupuncturist

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Green Parks Clinic
(479) 246-1081
209 W Elm St
Rogers, AR
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Acupuncturist, Herbalist

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Smith Family Chiropractic & Acupuncture
(479) 271-6992
1300 SE 14th St Suite 2
Bentonville, AR
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Acupuncturist, Massage Practitioner

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Roberds Chiropractic
(479) 582-1444
4038 N Remington Dr
Fayetteville, AR
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Acupuncturist

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Jean Gibson Chiropractic
(479) 587-0227
93 W Colt Square Dr Ste 3
Fayetteville, AR
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Acupuncturist

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Amend Chiropractic
(479) 636-4686
1001 W Walnut St
Rogers, AR
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Acupuncturist

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Bachert Wellness Clinic
(479) 631-7300
1110 W Poplar St
Rogers, AR
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Acupuncturist

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Bayers Pamela Dr Dom
(479) 582-3300
2013 N Green Acres Rd
Fayetteville, AR
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Acupuncturist

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Chiropractic Wellness Clinic
(479) 444-7332
1985 N College Ave
Fayetteville, AR
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Acupuncturist

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Holiman Patrick D Omd
(479) 582-4629
1460 N College Ave
Fayetteville, AR
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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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