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Acupuncture Saline MI

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Broad Family Chiropractic
(734) 468-2451
43423 Joy Rd.
Canton, MI
Monday 10:00 AM - 6:30 PM
Tuesday 10:00 AM - 6:30 PM
Wednesday 10:00 AM - 6:30 PM
Thursday 10:00 AM - 6:30 PM
Friday 10:00 AM - 6:30 PM
Saturday 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Sunday Closed
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

Chinese Acupuncture - Allan Guilpain (C.Ac Nanjing, PR China)
(734) 417-7926
202, E. Washington Suite 406
Ann Arbor, MI

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Brodie Burris
(734) 975-2745
2160 Huron Parkway #4
Ann Arbor, MI
Zheng Wang
(734) 434-2477
5333 Mcauley Drive, Suite R-4115
Ypsilanti, MI
Eric Popp
3267 Dunwoodie Road
Ann Arbor, MI
Michigan Integrative Psychiatry, PC
(734) 913-0345
107 April Drive, Suite 4
Ann Arbor, MI
Wellness Training, Stress Management, Reiki, Psychotherapy, Psychiatry, Preventive Medicine, Pharmacology, Nutrition, Mind/Body Medicine, Meditation, Herbal Medicine, Healthy Aging, Fitness/Exercise, EMDR, Cognitive Therapy, Coaching, Aromatherapy, Acupuncture
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American Holistic Medical Association

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Rosanne Emanuele
(734) 302-7300
2350 Washtenaw, Suite 7
Ann Arbor, MI
Heather Sloan
(734) 827-9547
220 West Ann, #2
Ann Arbor, MI
Abigail Humphrey
(734) 821-0364
2020 Hogback Road, Suite 16
Ann Arbor, MI
Mark Rojek
(734) 433-9267
785 North Dancer Road
Dexter, MI
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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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