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Acupuncture San Antonio TX

Local resource for acupuncture in San Antonio. 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.

SouthTexas Spine & Joint Institute
(210) 236-0255
16111 San Pedro
San Antonio, TX
Promotion
Call us today to schedule a consultation!
Hours
Monday 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Acupuncture, Applied Kinesiology, Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Laser Therapy, 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

Janice Olsen
(210) 861-2786
San Pedro At Hildebrand
San Antonio, TX
 
Kristin Chen
(210) 863-7821
15600 San Pedro Ste.307
San Antonio, TX
 
Ho Acupuncture Ctr
(210) 366-0959
7300 Blanco Rd Ste 712
San Antonio, TX

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The Spinal Decompression & Chiropractic Center of Denton
(940) 441-3950
2500 Lillian Miller Pkwy
Denton, TX
Hours
Monday 8:00 AM - 12:30 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 - 6:00 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Sunday Closed
Services
Applied Kinesiology, Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Decompression Therapy, Disc Herniation Treatment, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Pain Management, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury

Life Essentials Chiropractic and Wellness Center
(210) 263-1223
900 A Pat Booker Rd
Universal City, TX
Hours
Monday 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Wednesday 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Thursday 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Sunday 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Services
Acupuncture, 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

Charng-Jien Jin
(210) 680-8600
6625 Sawyer Road
San Antonio, TX
 
Chinese Health & Beauty Inst
(210) 525-0485
6430 Callaghan Rd
San Antonio, TX

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Sacred Healing Tree- Asian Bodywork Therapy and Chinese Medicine
(512) 351-0021
12402 Toepperwein Road
Live Oak, TX
Specialty
Therapy without needles
Professional Memberships
American Organization for Bodywork Therapies of Asia

Stinnett Chiropractic
(713) 428-2867
224 Charles St
Humble, TX
Promotion
Call today and receive a free initial new patient consultation, exam and any necessary x-rays.
Hours
Monday 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday 7:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Massage Therapy, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury

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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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