General Review Of The Needling Reflex

Figure 6-9 illustrates the reflex circuits that are currently understood to be the mechanisms of needling. This illustration is not specific for pain management. Needling is nonspecific in nature, and this example illustrates the general physiologic

Ventral posterolateral nucleus of thalamus

Gracile nucleus' Cuneate nucleus

Internal arcuate fibers

Dorsal part of lateral funiculus

Medial lemniscus

Ventral posterolateral nucleus of thalamus

Dorsal part of lateral funiculus

Postcentral gyrus (first somatosensory cortex)

Decussation of the medial lemnisci

Medial lemniscus

Cuneate fasciculus

Gracile fasciculus

Postcentral gyrus (first somatosensory cortex)

Intralaminar and posterior groups of thalamic nuclei

Decussation of the medial lemnisci

Cuneate fasciculus

Gracile fasciculus

Cervical level

Thoracic level

Intralaminar and posterior groups of thalamic nuclei

Cervical level

Thoracic level

Second somatosensory cortex

Periaqueductal gray matter

Pontine reticular formation

Medullary reticular formation

Spinothalamic tract

Ventral white commissure

Spinal lemniscus

Second somatosensory cortex

Periaqueductal gray matter

Spinal lemniscus

Pontine reticular formation

Medullary reticular formation

Spinothalamic tract

Ventral white commissure

Lumbosacral level

Healing Spiritual Techniques

Healing Spiritual Techniques

Spiritual healing is the ability of your mind and soul to repair your ailments. These ailments are not limited mere physical wounds, but can also relate to mental illness and self esteem issues. Many modern day physicians invoke the idea of spiritual healing along with western medicine as a means to promote the health of their patients.

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