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1

Bai Lao
100 Labors/Overuse

Location:

2 cun above Du-14 (depression below C-7), and 1 cun lateral to the midline.

2

Bai Lao
100 Labors/Overuse

Function:

Used mostly for neck pain, though Neck Jiaji points are more common for that. Name refers to chronic overuse with slow and gradual onset of body weakness with Qi and blood deficiency throughout the entire body

3

Neck Jia Ji
Neck Spine Points

Location:

0.5 cun bilateral to the cervical spinous process from C2-C7.

4

Neck Jia Ji
Neck Spine Points

Function:

C2: for head and facial problems

C3- C5: for shoulders and elbows

C6- C7: for hands and fingers

5

Hua Tuo Jia Ji
Huatuo's Spine Points

Location:

17 points along each side of the spine from T1- L5 (total of 34 points).

These points are NOT level with the spaces between the spinous process and are NOT in line with the Du or Shu points.

6

Hua Tuo Jia Ji
Huatuo's Spine Points

Function:

T1- T3: Upper limbs- numbness, pain, aching, atrophy, etc.

T1- T8: Chest- palpations, coughing, chest tightness, diaphragm problems, etc.

T6- L5: Abdomen- problems with the stomach, large and small intestines, bladder, uterus and ovaries, etc.

L1- L5: Lower Limbs- sciatica, knee problems, etc.

7

Wei Wan Xia Shu
Stomach Bowl Below Point

Location:

1.5 cun lateral to the lower border of the T8 spinous process. On the inner Shu line, between UB-17 and UB-18

8

Wei Wan Xia Shu
Stomach Bowl Below Point

Indication:

Used for diabetes- referred to as the "pancreas point"

9

Pi Gen
Nodule Root

Location:

3.5 cun lateral to the L1 spinous process

10

Pi Gen
Nodule Root

Function:

Used for low back pain.

Moxa with ginger may be more beneficial than needling in some cases.

11

Zi Gong Xue
Palace of the Child

Location:

3 cun lateral to Ren-3 (4 cun below the navel or 1 cun above the upper border of the symphysis pubis)

12

Zi Gong Xue
Palace of the Child

Function:

Used primarily for irregular menstruation and infertility. Stimulating to the ovaries, but NOT the uterus.