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Acupuncture Woodland CA

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Performance Chiropractic & Sports Care
(916) 877-9740
1707 Professional Dr.
Sacramento, CA
Hours
Monday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday Closed
Friday 9:00 AM - 1:00 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, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury

Amana Essentials
(530) 666-5038
720 Main St
Woodland, CA
Industry
Acupuncturist, Massage Practitioner, Psychologist

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Utter Johanna Lac
(530) 757-2064
622 E 8th St Ste 2
Davis, CA
Industry
Acupuncturist

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Defrese Jesse G DC
(530) 758-8654
423 F St
Davis, CA
Industry
Acupuncturist, Psychologist

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Lichtig Denise Platt MS LAc
(530) 756-0637
1904 Humboldt Ave
Davis, CA
Industry
Acupuncturist

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Kauffman Chiropractic
(916) 229-8297
3829 Watt Ave
Sacramento, CA
Hours
Monday 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Thursday 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Friday 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Acupressure, 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, Mobile Chiropractic Care, Orthogonal Chiropractic, Pain Management, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury

Davis Hollistic Health Center
(530) 758-7525
237 D St
Davis, CA
Industry
Acupuncturist, Yoga Instructor

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The Davis Holistic Health Center
(530) 758-7525
1403 5th St
Davis, CA
Industry
Acupuncturist, Yoga Instructor

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Davis Community Acupuncture Clinic
(530) 219-0761
2860 West Covell Blvd, Ste 2
Davis, CA
Specialty
Acupuncture

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Healing Arts The
(530) 756-4521
717 7th St
Davis, CA
Industry
Acupuncturist, Massage Practitioner

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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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