Acupuncture training model, China, 1725-1730
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Glossary: acupuncture figure
A central therapy in Traditional Chinese Medicine, where fine needles are inserted into the skin at specific points. These points are believed by to lie on channels, or meridians, of energy flow, or qi (chi).
The main channels of energy flow (qi) in Chinese medicine. There are 12 meridians in total.