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Ear Acupuncture Points Chart
Acupuncture is a treatment based on Chinese medicine -- a system of healing that dates back thousands of years. At the core of Chinese medicine is the notion that a type of life force, or energy, known as qi (pronounced "chee") flows through energy pathways (meridians) in the body. Each meridian corresponds to one organ, or group of organs, that governs particular bodily functions. Achieving the proper flow of qi is thought to create health and wellness. Qi maintains the dynamic balance of yin and yang, which are complementary opposites. According to Chinese medicine, everything in nature has both yin and yang. An imbalance of qi (too much, too little, or blocked flow) causes disease. To restore balance to the qi, an acupuncturist inserts needles at points along the meridians. These acupuncture points are places where the energy pathway is close to the ...Read more
In some cases: In some cases this can be helpful . In my experience these trigger points are often the result of dysfunction of the deeper tissues in the joints and ligaments and i get better results if i address these problems rather than deal with the problems at the surface such as trigger points. Often the trigger points will go away if the deeper structures are treated properly. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Pain in left : ear, base of skull, scalp, shoulder blade . Nausea. Steroid, massage, pt not helpful. 5 months. What's up? Which doctor can help? 31 f
Any truth that spinal stretching by chiropractors increases space b/w vertebrae & make 30 something inches taller? Is that ht change permanent or temp
No: In real life, that does not happen. Took look or seem taller, an adult may improve her posture, clothes, shoes, gracefulness, confidence, etc... ...Read more
Don't get: too caught up in acupressure or acupuncture for weight loss. While I personally do believe there is real value in acupuncture for certain ailments, weight loss is not one of them. If you are really interested, feel free to google acupressure points for weight loss and many different sources will come up. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Sudden hearing loss (10-15 dbs), pulsating headaches, no visible ear infection, MRI is fine, sensitivity to sound, nausea (no vertigo) - help?
What type of doctor would best be able to determine problem with electric current sensations in heart, brain, nerves? March 2011 awakened by loud drilling and beep-beep-beep noise at base of skull. Faded somewhat, but, still loud. Feel electric current an
When : When people develop uncommon sensations involving multiple body parts, often the most appropriate first step is to see their primary care doctor. This doctor often knows the person and their medical history best, and he or she can examine the patient and conduct screening tests to determine if, and which, specialty consultation is needed. ...Read more
Does any md's see any value in the atlas orthogonal chiropractic technique to treate neck, face , and eye pain. Receiving other md treatments?
Not sure: Little downside except time and money, probably little upside. ...Read more
Can chronically hard, sore neck muscles (as in Fibromyalgia) cause tinnitus, migraine, nausea, eye pain, or trigger an overstimulated vagal response?
Major myofascial pain w/TrP's (have confirmed late Lyme). Nothing releases them or shoulder spasms (phys ther, accup, chiro, massage etc). HELP!
Neck - chiropractic adjust done with an Arthrostim instrument, lowest setting. Now electrical feeling starts right side neck, runs up to head. Treatm?
I’ve been to 3 inept PCPs. What specialist handles the following pain?: headaches, bottom of feet, neck, back, shoulder joints/blades & other joints.
Rheumatologist: see a rheumatologistGet a more detailed answer ›
Optical thermometer: Forehead tem reads 98.7-- but experimenting with taking temperature over breastbone reads temp of 102. Why so different?
Optical thermometer : Either Temperature must be hotter at breast bone or device is not accurate. Recheck with another thermometer. Reliable check body temp is to place thermometer into insulated plastic cup and pee into it and look at temp reading quickly. Used to check folks who may be using tricks to increase oral readings so they can be "sick" such as drinking hot water and before temp taker comes around. ...Read more
Just had a spinal tap in August protien 10 points high and album 10 points high, recent muscle biopsy is that muscular dystrophy or something else?
Many times these-: -Bx require consults from specialists in only muscle disease & the slides will be sent out 4 consultation to other institutions. Wait 4 the final reading. ...Read more
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