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Acupuncture Troy NY

Local resource for acupuncture in Troy. 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.

Dr. Mike Wayne
(518) 371-4800
2 Emma Lane
Clifton Park, NY
Northeast Spine & Wellness
Acupuncture, Chiropractic, Massage Therapy, Nutrition, Holistic Counseling, Chinese Herbs and Wellness Education
Insurance Plans Accepted: Special plans for New York State Workers
Workmens Comp Accepted: Yes
Accepts Uninsured Patients: Yes
Emergency Care: Yes

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Languages Spoken: English

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Daniel Zal
(518) 438-6202
23 Computer Dr E
Albany, NY
Acupuncture Health Care Center

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Judy Kodela
(518) 366-5064
18 Drywall Ln
Voorheesville, NY
New York Chiropractic Life
(646) 405-7760
91 Central Park W.
New York, NY
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Monday 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Tuesday 9:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Thursday Closed
Friday 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Chiropractic Traction Therapy, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury

Justin Mandel, L.Ac Dipl.C.H.
(914) 646-4545
475 Main Street
Armonk, NY

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Yarong Wang
(518) 690-2008
2 Pine West Plaza
Albany, NY
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Accepting New Patients: Yes
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5.0, out of 5 based on 2, reviews.

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Meliora Family Medicine PLLC
(877) 664-6116
781 Hudson Avenue, Suite 2
Stillwater, NY
Family Practice, Acupuncture
Membership Organizations
American Holistic Medical Association

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Andrea Huggler
(516) 775-3717
2001 Marcus Blvd
Lake Success, NY
Long island Holistic Health Associates
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Residency Training: NYCWHER
Medical School: NYCWHER, 2001
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Languages Spoken: English,Spanish

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Richard C. Meoli Chiropractic
(516) 240-9992
595 Merrick Ave
East Meadow, NY
Monday 9:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Tuesday 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday 9:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Thursday Closed
Friday 9:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Saturday 8:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Sunday Closed
Acupressure, Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Disc Herniation Treatment, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Flexion-Distraction Therapy, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury

Chalfin Chiropractic
(646) 727-0988
422 W End Ave
New York, NY
Monday 8:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Tuesday 3:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Thursday Closed
Friday 8:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Saturday 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Sunday Closed
Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Disc Herniation Treatment, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Pain Management, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury

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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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