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Acupuncture Van Nuys CA

Local resource for acupuncture in Van Nuys. 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.

Spine and Beyond Chiropractic
(818) 854-7511
15216 Vanowen Street
Van Nuys, CA
Promotion
Free consultation and Examination
Hours
Monday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday 12:00 AM - 2:00 PM
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, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Homeopathic Medicine, Massage Therapy, Orthogonal Chiropractic, Pain Management, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury

Family Wellness Chiropractic
(818) 564-7971
7439 Reseda Blvd
Reseda, CA
Promotion
Call Family Wellness Chiropractic today to schedule an appointment!
Hours
Monday 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Wednesday 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday Closed
Friday 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Sunday Closed
Services
Acupressure, Applied Kinesiology, Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Laser Therapy, Chiropractic Traction Therapy, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Decompression Therapy, Disc Herniation Treatment, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Homeopathic Medicine, Massage Therapy, Mobile Chiropractic Care, Orthogonal Chiropractic, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury

Farahnaz Jalali Chiropractic
(818) 600-2585
19231 Victory Blvd
Reseda, CA
Promotion
Buy three 1/2 hour massage certificate with a certified therapist for $60.00.
Hours
Monday 8:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday 8:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Thursday 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Friday 8:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Acupuncture, Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Disc Herniation Treatment, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Homeopathic Medicine, Massage Therapy, Personal Injury, Physical Therapy

Craig Jace
(818) 505-8610
10843 Magnolia Blvd
North Hollywood, CA
Business
Jace Wellness Center
Specialties
Alternative Medicine, Alternative and Conventional Medicine, Acupuncture, bio-identical hormones
Insurance
Insurance Plans Accepted: Some PPO's call for info
Medicare Accepted: No
Workmens Comp Accepted: Yes
Accepts Uninsured Patients: Yes
Emergency Care: No

Doctor Information
Medical School: USC, 1992
Additional Information
Languages Spoken: English,Spanish

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California Injury Doctors
(310) 878-4313
1062 Westwood Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA
Promotion
Ask us about a free consultation for new patients.
Hours
Monday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
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, Orthogonal Chiropractic, Pain Management, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury

A Center for Healing and Wellness
(818) 935-6401
16161 Ventura Blvd
Encino, CA
Hours
Monday 7:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday 7:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday 7:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Thursday 7:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Friday 8:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday 7:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Services
Acupressure, Applied Kinesiology, Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Traction Therapy, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Decompression Therapy, Disc Herniation Treatment, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Homeopathic Medicine, Massage Therapy, Mobile Chiropractic Care, Orthogonal Chiropractic, Pain Management, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury, Physical Therapy

New Age Chiropractic
(818) 614-3557
18906 Ventura Blvd
Tarzana, CA
Hours
Monday 9:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Tuesday 9:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Wednesday 9:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Thursday 9:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Friday 9:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Sunday Closed
Services
Acupressure, 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, Mobile Chiropractic Care, Orthogonal Chiropractic, Pain Management, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury, Physical Therapy

Griffes Chiropractic
(818) 614-3110
18399 Ventura Blvd
Tarzana, CA
Promotion
Exam required for first time patients:
$90 fee
$75 fee for students
Hours
Monday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday Closed
Friday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Neurology, Chiropractic Traction Therapy, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Disc Herniation Treatment, Flexion-Distraction Therapy, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Pain Management, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury, Physical Therapy

California Injury Doctors
(818) 600-2594
5200 lankershim blvd
North Hollywood, CA
Promotion
Ask us about a free consultation for new patients.
Hours
Monday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
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, Orthogonal Chiropractic, Pain Management, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury

Kenneth Conklin, MD, PhD
(310) 206-6226
UCLA School Of Medicine/Anesth
Los Angeles, CA
Specialties
Acupuncture
Insurance
Medicare Accepted: No
Workmens Comp Accepted: No
Accepts Uninsured Patients: No
Emergency Care: No


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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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