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Acupuncture Points of Six Principal Yang Channels

Jingduan Yang and Daniel A. Monti.

in Clinical Acupuncture and Ancient Chinese Medicine

September 2017; p ublished online September 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Complementary and Alternative Medicine; Primary Care. 21087 words.

This chapter describes in detail the location, energetic function, and special features of each point in six principal Yang channels: Large Intestine, Small Intestine, San Jiao, Stomach,...

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Acupuncture Points of Six Principal Yin Channels

Jingduan Yang and Daniel A. Monti.

in Clinical Acupuncture and Ancient Chinese Medicine

September 2017; p ublished online September 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Complementary and Alternative Medicine; Primary Care. 11495 words.

This chapter describes in detail the location, energetic function, and special features of each point in six principal Yin Channels: Heart, Lungs, Pericardium, Liver, Spleen, and Kidney. It...

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Acupuncture Points on the Eight Extra Channels

Jingduan Yang and Daniel A. Monti.

in Clinical Acupuncture and Ancient Chinese Medicine

September 2017; p ublished online September 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Complementary and Alternative Medicine; Primary Care. 5077 words.

This chapter describes in detail the location, energetic functions, and special features of each point in the eight extra channels (known as Qi Jing Ba Mai): Du, Ren, Chong, Dai, Yin Wei,...

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Acupuncture Therapy

Jingduan Yang and Daniel A. Monti.

in Clinical Acupuncture and Ancient Chinese Medicine

September 2017; p ublished online September 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Complementary and Alternative Medicine; Primary Care. 4020 words.

This chapter describes the final steps for a successful clinical intervention using acupuncture. They include the creation of a healing environment, discussion of the benefits and...

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ADHD in Preschool Children

Edited by Jaswinder Ghuman and Harinder Ghuman.

December 2013; p ublished online May 2014 .

Book. Subjects: Psychiatry; Child and Adolescent Psychiatry; Complementary and Alternative Medicine. 256 pages.

This resource provides the most comprehensive and up-to-date information regarding assessment of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in children and adolescents, including...

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Adjunctive Therapies

Jingduan Yang and Daniel A. Monti.

in Clinical Acupuncture and Ancient Chinese Medicine

September 2017; p ublished online September 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Complementary and Alternative Medicine; Primary Care. 6567 words.

Acupuncture is one of the major therapeutic modalities in the system of ancient Chinese medicine, and it must be used in the context of Chinese medicine as an effective and complete...

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The Age of Chemicals in the 21st Century

Carol F. Kwiatkowski.

in Integrative Environmental Medicine

February 2017; p ublished online March 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Complementary and Alternative Medicine; Public Health. 6743 words.

Chapter 1 profiles the history, exposure routes, and health effects of chemicals in categories such as pesticides, solvents, flame retardants, plastics, and antimicrobials. Human exposure...

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Anderson, Garland

James V. Hatch.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Plays and Playwrights); Complementary and Alternative Medicine. 1191 words.

Anderson, Garland (1886–31 May 1939), playwright and minister, was born in Wichita, Kansas. Little is known about his parents, although his mother is said to have been an active reformer...

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Anxiety

Roberta Lee.

in Integrative Women's Health

February 2010; p ublished online November 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Obstetrics and Gynaecology; Allied Health Professions; Complementary and Alternative Medicine. 5969 words.

Anxiety disorders affect approximately 40 million American adults or 18% of the population in a given year. Anxiety disorders are categorized into subtypes: panic disorder,...

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Anxiety

Roberta Lee.

in Integrative Women's Health

November 2015; p ublished online January 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Obstetrics and Gynaecology; Complementary and Alternative Medicine. 6664 words.

Anxiety is a condition commonly encountered in clinical practice. In fact anxiety disorders affect 40 million American adults, or 18% of the population in a given year. This chapter...

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