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Acupuncture Vacaville CA

Local resource for acupuncture in Vacaville. 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.

Vacaville Chiropractic
(707) 455-6204
595 Buck Avenue, Suite C
Vacaville, CA
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Tuesday 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Thursday 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Skates Sandra DO
(707) 446-6006
619 Buck Ave
Vacaville, CA
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Acupuncturist, Massage Practitioner, Osteopath (DO)

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Mary Bolz
(707) 455-0638
310 E. Monta Vista Ave., Suite B
Vacaville, CA
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Allergy treatment, Breathwork, Chinese Herbal Medicine, Chinese Nutritional Counseling, Depression & Anxiety, Detoxification, Diet, Dietary counseling, Digestive Disorders, Exercise, Facial Rejuvenation, Fertility, Four Examinations (looking, listening/sm
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Mary Bolz
(707) 455-0638
310 E. Monte Vista Ave.
Vacaville, CA
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Acupuncture Plus
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Acupuncturist

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Chinese Acupuncture & Herbal Clinic
(707) 425-4867
343 Travis Blvd
Fairfield, CA
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Acupuncturist, Herbalist

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Oriental Acupressure Center
(707) 451-2888
630 Orange Dr
Vacaville, CA
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Acupuncturist

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Better Health Acupuncture
(707) 455-8628
831 ALAMO DR-6C
Vacaville, CA
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Acupuncturist

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Acupuncture Plus Herbal Clinic
(707) 455-0638
302 E Monte Vista Ave
Vacaville, CA
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Acupuncturist, Herbalist

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Bocci, Gary E Dr
(707) 427-1222
2801 Waterman Blvd
Fairfield, CA
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Acupuncturist, Health Spa

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Lees Clinic
(707) 422-4812
1022 Empire St
Fairfield, CA
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Acupuncturist

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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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