Acupuncture
Acupuncture (from Latin, 'acus' (needle) + 'punctura' (to puncture)) is the stimulation of specific acupuncture points along the skin of the body using thin needles. It can be associated with the appl...
Acupuncture - Wikipedia
Press Here for 60 Seconds and See What Happens to Your Body
Press this point and hold exactly for 60 seconds, and see what happens next. There are a few important pressure points on your body that can heal your body and mind.
Bright Side - 8 best acupressure points to treat body...
8 best acupressure points to treat body pains and aches.
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Middle Dantian - amazing energy practice of Qigong healing
A sample of video clips from Robert Peng's DVD series, The Master Key. Follow along as Robert guides you step-by-step through the exercises described in the book, The Master Key. Watch amazing animat...
Acupuncture
One of the oldest forms of so-called alternative or complementary medicine is the ancient Chinese art of acupuncture, now claimed by many to be a science. Mi...
Acupressure
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Acupuncture point
Acupuncture points (Chinese: 腧穴 or Chinese: 穴位, also called acupoints) are locations on the body that are the focus of acupuncture, acupressure, sonopuncture and laser acupuncture treatment. S...
Meridian (Chinese medicine)
The meridian system (simplified Chinese: 经络; traditional Chinese: 經絡; pinyin: jīngluò, also called channel network) is a traditional Chinese medicine belief about a path through which the ...
Meridian (Chinese medicine) - Wikipedia
Qi
In traditional Chinese culture, qi (more precisely qì, also chi, ch'i or ki) is an active principle forming part of any living thing. Qi is frequently translated as "natural energy", "life force", or ...
Qi - Wikipedia
Trigger point
Myofascial trigger points, also known as trigger points, are described as hyperirritable spots in the fascia surrounding skeletal muscle. They are associated with palpable nodules in taut bands of mus...
Pressure point
A pressure point (Chinese: 穴位; Japanese: kyūsho 急所 "vital point, tender spot"; Sinhala: නිල/මර්ම ස්ථාන Nila/Marma Sthana (in Angampora); Telugu: మర్మ స్థానం Marma Sthanam; Malayalam: മര്‍മ്മം marmam; ...
Acupressure
Acupressure [from Latin acus "needle" (see acuity) + pressure (n.)] is an alternative medicine technique similar in principle to acupuncture. It is based on the concept of life energy which flows thro...
Acupressure - Wikipedia
Auriculotherapy
Auriculotherapy, or auricular therapy, or ear acupuncture, or auriculoacupuncture is a form of alternative medicine based on the idea that the ear is a microsystem which reflects the entire body, repr...
Auriculotherapy - Wikipedia
Colorpuncture
Colorpuncture, or color light acupuncture, is an alternative medicine practice asserting that colored lights can be used to stimulate acupuncture points to promote healing and better health. It is a f...
Dry needling
Dry needling is the use of either solid filiform needles or hollow-core hypodermic needles for therapy of muscle pain, including pain related to myofascial pain syndrome. Dry needling is sometimes al...
Electroacupuncture
Electroacupuncture is a form of acupuncture where a small electric current is passed between pairs of acupuncture needles. According to some acupuncturists, this practice augments the use of regular a...
Susuk
In Malay culture, susuk, or charm needles, are needles made of gold or other precious metals, which are inserted into the soft tissues of the body to act as talismans. Susuk has various supposed purpo...
Regulation of acupuncture
Regulation of acupuncture is done by governmental bodies to ensure safe practice.
In 2000, the Chinese Medicine Registration Board of Victoria, Australia (CMBV) was established as an independent g...
Midwest College of Oriental Medicine
Midwest College of Oriental Medicine is an educational institution with locations in Racine, Wisconsin and on the north side of Chicago, Illinois, that offers education and clinical training in acupun...
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HéGŭ L.I. 4
HéGŭ L.I. 4 (Chinese: 合谷; Wade–Giles: Hoku; literally: "Enclosed valley", Korean: hap gok 합곡, Japanese: gō koku) is the fourth acupuncture point on the large intestine meridian (Hand Yang ...
Miriam Lee
Miriam Lee (1926 – June 24, 2009) was one of the pioneering acupuncturists in the United States and was responsible for acupuncture being legalized in California.Miriam Lee was born in China in 1926 b...
Wong Fei-hung
Wong Fei-hung (9 July 1847 — 25 March 1924) was a Chinese martial artist, physician, acupuncturist, and revolutionary, who became a folk hero and the subject of numerous films and television series. H...