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1

Actions:

- Benefits the Brain & Calms the Spirit

    ‘COURTYARD OF SPIRIT’

- Benefits the Head & Eliminates Wind

- Benefits the Nose/Eyes

 

Indications:

Spirit issues
Wind syndromes

            - Interior Wind: upward staring eyes, dizziness (esp.                             accompanied by vomiting - GV+ ST, BL), epilepsy

            - Exterior Wind: headache with chills & fever and

                 cold sensation of the head

Nasal/Eye disorders

GV24 ***

2

Actions:

- Benefits the Tongue & Regulates Salivation

- Descends Qi & Alleviates Cough (seldom use)

 

Indications:

Tongue disorders
Salivation issues

 

LOCAL POINTS FOR TONGUE & SALIVATION

CV23 ***

2

Actions:

- Eliminates Wind

     (INTERIOR OR EXTERIOR WIND)/Named ‘PALACE OF WIND’

- Nourishes the Sea of Marrow & Benefits the Head & Neck

     (POINT OF SEA OF MARROW, POINT OF WINDOW OF HEAVEN, MEETING OF GV & YANG-LINKING)

-Calms the Spirit    (GHOST POINT)

Indications:


“All types of Wind disease”
             - Exterior Wind: common cold(aversion to cold, cold

               shivering with sweating); ‘wind painful obstruction’

              - Interior Wind: h/a, head wind, dizziness, blurred vision,

               upward staring eyes, windstroke, numbness, twitching, 

                tremors, seizures             

“the hundred diseases of the head”  =  
Exterior/interior, occipital/temporal/frontal, exc./def.
Stiffness/pain of the neck
Mental disorders

GV16 ***

2

Actions:

- Tonifies Kidney Yang & Builds Fire of Gate of Life

- Regulates GV

- Benefits lumbar spine

- (Clears heat)

 

‘GATE OF LIFE’  //   Level w/ BL23 (back-shu of KD)

STRONGEST POINT FOR TONIFYING KD-YANG

 

Indications:

Kidney-Yang deficiency

Cold (esp. feet), lumbar pain
Genito-urinary:
Digestive: 5AM diarrhea
Respiratory: asthma, allergies
Immune: HIV, cancer
GV: opisthotonos, splitting h/a, epilepsy

* more building, tonifies KD yang, supports Fire of Gate of Life

GV4 ****

4

Actions:

- Warms Yang & Rescues collapse

- Warms & Harmonizes the intestines

 

Indications:

Collapse of Yang
 “Deficient cold abdomen” (SP-Yang def.)
Extreme weakness or deficiency
Adjunctive therapy - herbal plaster

CV8 ***

4

Actions:

- Treats hemorrhoids

- Benefits the 2 lower yin

- Activates the channel & alleviates pain

- Calms the spirit

* Luo-connecting point

 

Indications:

Local disorders of the anus

Genito-urinary disorder
Spine problems
Mental/neurological disorders

GV1 ***

5

Actions:

- Tonifies the HT & LU & Calms the Spirit

- Clears Heat & Pacifies Wind

‘SPIRIT PATHWAY’

Level w/ BL15 (back-shu of HT)

 

Indications:

Deficiency of Gathering Qi

HT: fright palpitation, HT pain, insomnia, amnesia, muddled thinking, anxiety, stress
LU: short of breath, sadness, cough, dyspnea

Internal wind
Epilepsy, clonic spasm, childhood fright wind, lockjaw
Local pain of the upper back

* deficiency, sadness, anxiety, more to tonify

GV11 ***

6

Actions:

- Benefits the Bladder, regulates Qi transformation, drains dampness/Damp-Heat

- Benefits the Uterus and regulates menstruation

- Dispels stagnation and benefits the Lower Warmer

- (Fortifies the Kidneys)

‘This point has a COOLING quality’  //  ‘Favored for excess patterns’

Front-Mu pt of the BL

 

Indications:

Urinary system
Edema, diarrhea, jaundice
Reproductive system
Local stagnation or accumulation of cold/heat

* cooling quality, best for damp-heat conditions (UTIs)

CV3 ****

7

Actions:

- Regulates & Benefits Gathering Qi

- Descends Rebellious Qi of the LU & ST

- Benefits the Breasts & Promotes Lactation

 

Front-Mu pt of the PC

Hui-Meeting pt of QI

Point of the SEA of QI

 

Indications:

Deficiency of Zong Qi
Rebellion of Qi
Breast disorders

CV17 ****

8

Actions:

- Tonifies Qi (Orinial Qi), moves Qi & regulates Qi

- Tonifies the Kidneys & fortifies Yang, rescues collapse of Yang

- Harmonizes blood

    *BUILDS QI & MOVES QI

*Strong QI &YANG  restoring   //   Yuan-Source of ‘HUANG’

 

Indications:

Qi disorders

Deficiency(Original Qi, Qi of five Zang organs), sinking, collapse:
Stagnation or rebellion:
Urinary
Reproductive
Digestive

* tonifies qi and yang (builds the KD), activates original qi, builds qi and moves qi… more of a moving quality

CV6 ****

10

Actions:

- Regulates the Heart & Alleviates Pain

- Transforms Phlegm & Calms the Spirit

- Descends Lung-Qi & Unbinds the Chest

- Harmonizes Stomach & Descends Rebellion

Front-Mu of the Heart

 

Indications:

Diseases of Heart Zang-organ
Mental disorders (esp. Phlegm Misting the HT)
Rebellious Qi of the LU or ST

* Descending property

* acts on any HT issue or spirit-related issue… deals with ST issues, but more geared to combined ST and emotional issues

CV14 ***

11

Actions:

- Tonifies & nourishes the KD; fortifies original Qi & benefits the Essence; fortifies KD-Yang(Fire of Gate of Life) & restores collapse of Yang

- Regulates the Lower Warmer: benefits the Bladder, Uterus, regulates Small Intestine Qi

- Warms & fortifies the SP

“THE ONLY POINT THAT TONIFIES QI, BLOOD, YIN & YANG”

Front-Mu pt of the Small Intestine

 

Indications:

Strong tonification effect for any profound deficiency of Zang-Fu organs, Qi, blood, Yin or Yang
Kidney deficiency(Yin, Yang, Qi, Essence)
Urinary system
Reproductive system(assisting conception)

 

* tonifies qi, blood, yin, and yang (builds theKD)… and best for deficient and cold conditions

CV4 ****

12

Actions:

- Clears Heat & Treats Malaria

MEETING OF GV & 6 YANG CHANNELS

- Expels (Exterior) Wind & Firms the Exterior

- Pacifies (Interior) Wind

- Tonifies (Qi & Yang) Deficiency

POINT OF SEA OF QI: +ST9, CV17, GV15

Also named ‘HUNDERD TAXATIONS’

 

Indications:

Acute febrile diseases(unique ability to clear pathogens from all the three stages) common cold, flu
Malaria: main pt. to treat the root and manifestation
Summer-heat stroke
Wind-Heat skin conditions: itchy rashes, hives
Sweating disorders:
Deficiency & Exhaustion
Local pain & stiffness
Interior wind
Nosebleed that does not stop

GV14 ****

12

Actions:

- Benefits the Tongue & Treats Muteness

*‘MUTENESS DOOR’  //VOICE ISSUES d/t ‘STIFF TONGUE’

- Eliminates Wind

- Benefits the Neck & Spine

POINT OF SEA OF QI

 

Indications:

Inability to speak, loss of voice
       Stiffness or flaccidity of tongue, ‘lotus flower tongue’
Interior/exterior wind
       Loss of consciousness from windstroke, head wind,

               heaviness of head, epilepsy, clonic spasm

Stiffness/pain of the neck or spine

GV15 ***

14

Actions:

- Descends Rebellious Qi & Alleviates Cough/Wheezing

- Benefits the Throat & Voice

Point of the Window of Heaven

 

Indications:

Rebellious Lung-Qi (esp. w/ phlegm in throat)
Throat disorders

     Window of Heaven points: sudden onset of disorders 

CV22 ***

15

Actions:

- Clears Heat & Treats Malaria

- Regulates the channel & Clears Wind

FEVER & MALARIA

 

Indications:

Febrile diseases

Chills & fever, malaria (considered a main point in malaria treatment ), steaming bone disorder

Internal Wind

GV13 ***

16

Actions:

- Restores Consciousness & Calms the Spirit

    (GHOST Pt., 6 COMMAND Pt., named ‘MAN’S MIDDLE’)

- Benefits the Face & Nose, Expels Wind

    (MEETING Pt. of GV with LI, ST)

- Benefits the Spine & Treats acute midline lumbar sprain

 

Indications:

Sudden loss of consciousness
Spirit issues
Mania-depression, epilepsy, unexpected/ inappropriate laughter and crying
Face/Nose disorders
Acute midline lumbar sprain

GV26 ***

17

Actions:

- Clears Heat from LU&HT

- Calms the Spirit - Pacifies Wind Level w/ BL13 (back-shu of LU)

GOOD AT CLEARING HEAT FROM CHEST

 

Indications:

• Heat in the chest LU: cough, dyspnea, fever (pneumonia, bronchitis) HT: spiritual disturbance of excess patterns

• Internal wind – Childhood fright epilepsy, clonic spasm, opisthotonos * excess, more to clear heat

GV12 ***

19

Actions:

- Dispels cold-damp

- Benefits the lumbar region and legs

- Regulates the Lower Warmer

‘LUMBAR YANG GATE’  // MAIN POINT FOR LOW BACK AND LEG PAIN

 

Indications:

Cold-Damp in Lower Warmer

*  more dispersive, more of a local point for backache

GV3 ***

20

Actions:

- Regulates Yang

           Subdues Yang & Pacifies Wind

Raises Yang & Counters Prolapse
 

* MEETING of GV with BL, GB, TW & LV, also named ‘3 Yang 5 Meetings’

- Benefits the Head, Brain, the Sea of Marrow, Sense Organs

- Calms the Spirit

POINT OF SEA OF MARROW

 

Indications:

Interior Wind, uprising of excess Yang —bleeding
Sinking of deficient Yang —Moxa
Psycho-emotional disorders
Nasal congestion/discharge/bleeding

GV20 ****

21

Actions:

- Harmonizes the Middle Warmer and Descends Rebellion

- Tonifies the ST & SP

- Regulates Qi & Alleviates Pain

Front-Mu pt of the Stomach  //  Hui-Meeting pt of FU organs

 

Indications:

All diseases of ST, deficiency/excess, cold/heat, exterior/interior
Deficiency of SP
All Phlegm disease, all types of Phlegm-Fluid
Mental / neurological related problems

* acts on ANY ST issue, entire ST

CV12 ****

22

Actions:

- Benefits the Nose & Eyes (MAIN POINT FOR NOSE ISSUES)

- Eliminates Wind, Benefits the Head/Face, Dispels Swelling

- Calms the Spirit

     (GHOST POINT)

 

Indications:

Nasal disorders
Eye disorders (‘Mingtang’-Hall of Brightness)
Spirit issues
Swelling in the upper region

GV23 ***