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Acupuncture Scranton PA

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DeMinico Chiropractic Offices
(570) 362-6325
84-86 South Main St.
Pittston, PA
Promotion
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Hours
Monday 1:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Thursday 1:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Friday 7:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Sunday Closed
Services
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, Massage Therapy, Mobile Chiropractic Care, Pain Management, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury, Physical Therapy

DeMinico Chiropractic Offices
(570) 266-8209
612 E Main St
Larksville, PA
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Let us know that you are calling from Chiro Appointment!
Hours
Monday 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Sunday Closed
Services
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, Massage Therapy, Mobile Chiropractic Care, Pain Management, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury, Physical Therapy

Acupuncture & Medical Massage Clinic, LLC
(570) 483-4142
235 Main St
Dickson City, PA
Specialty
Tui-na
Gender
Male

Scarton Chiropractic and Rehabilitation Clinic
(724) 273-8694
1385 Washington Rd
Washington, PA
Hours
Monday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Tuesday 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Thursday 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Laser Therapy, Chiropractic Traction Therapy, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Decompression Therapy, Disc Herniation Treatment, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Flexion-Distraction Therapy, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Pain Management, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury, Physical Therapy

Holme Circle Chiropractic
(215) 914-5456
3002 Holme Avenue
Philadelphia, PA
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All new patients receive a free 30 minute therapeutic massage by our certified massage therapists. ***********************************************
24/7 emergency chiropractic care
ask about our family plans
Hours
Monday 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Tuesday 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Thursday Closed
Friday 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Sunday Closed
Services
Acupressure, Applied Kinesiology, Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Traction Therapy, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Massage Therapy, Pain Management, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury, Physical Therapy

Kingston Chiropractic and Rehab
(570) 338-7096
183 Market Street
Kingston, PA
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Friday and Saturday are by appointment only!

Hours
Monday 8:00 AM - 6:30 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 6:30 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 6:30 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 6:30 PM
Friday Closed
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
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, Massage Therapy, Pain Management, Personal Injury

Heerei Park
(570) 283-0733
57 Main St.
Luzerne, PA
 
Rotella Chiropractic & Acupuncture Center
(570) 587-0880
www.drrotella.com
Clarks Summit, PA
Specialty
Acupuncture, Chinese herbs & Chiropractic
Gender
Female
Education
D.C., MS, Dipl Om
Professional Memberships
NCCAOM

Lanzendorfer Family Chiropractic
(814) 799-0938
210 4th Ave
Hastings, PA
Hours
Monday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Tuesday 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Friday 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Disc Herniation Treatment, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Pain Management, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury

DeMinico Chiropractic Offices
(570) 362-6325
84-86 South Main St.
Pittston, PA
Promotion
Let us know that you are calling from Chiro Appointment!
Hours
Monday 1:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Thursday 1:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Friday 7:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Sunday Closed
Services
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, Massage Therapy, Mobile Chiropractic Care, Pain Management, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury, Physical Therapy

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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