ST21 – Stomach Meridian 21 Acupuncture Point

ST21 is point 21 of the Stomach Meridian in traditional Chinese medicine.  CONTENTSNAMELOCATION NAMEThe original Chinese name for ST21 is 梁門 (liáng mén), which translates as 'Ridge Gate' and the Korean name is 양문 (yang mun).  LOCATION ST21 is located '4 cun above u Read More

BL06 – Bladder Meridian 06 Acupuncture Point

BL06 is point 06 of the Bladder Meridian in traditional Chinese medicine.  CONTENTSNAMELOCATION NAMEThe original Chinese name for BL06 is 承光 (chéng guāng), which translates as 'Receiving Light' and the Korean name is 승광 (seung gwang).  LOCATION BL06 is located '2.5 Read More

GB19 – Gallbladder Meridian 19 Acupuncture Point

GB19 is point 19 of the Gallbladder Meridian in traditional Chinese medicine.  CONTENTSNAMELOCATION NAMEThe original Chinese name for GB19 is 腦空 (nǎo kōng), which translates as 'Brain Hollow' and the Korean name is 뇌공 (noe gong).  LOCATION GB19 is located 'on head Read More

Acupuncture & Dementia

Dementia is a broad category of brain diseases that cause a long term and often gradual decrease in the ability to think and remember that is significantly enough to affect a person's daily functioning. The most common type of dementia is Alzheimer's disease, which makes up 50% to 70% of cases. Othe Read More

SP17 – Spleen Meridian 17 Acupuncture Point

SP17 is point 17 of the Spleen Meridian in traditional Chinese medicine.  CONTENTSNAMELOCATION NAMEThe original Chinese name for SP17 is 食竇 (shí dòu), which translates as 'Food Cavity' and the Korean name is 식두 (sik du).  LOCATION SP17 is located 'in 5th intercosta Read More

GV10 – Governing Vessel Meridian 10 Acupuncture Point

GV10 is point 10 of the Governing Vessel Meridian in traditional Chinese medicine.  CONTENTSNAMELOCATION NAMEThe original Chinese name for GV10 is 霊台 (líng tái), which translates as 'Spirit Tower' and the Korean name is 영대 (yeong dae).  LOCATION GV10 is located 'be Read More

LV04 – Liver Meridian 04 Acupuncture Point

LV04 is point 04 of the Liver Meridian in traditional Chinese medicine.  CONTENTSNAMELOCATION NAMEThe original Chinese name for LV04 is 中封 (zhōng fēng), which translates as 'Mound Centre' and the Korean name is 중봉 (jung bong).  LOCATION LV04 is located 'anterior to Read More

Acupuncture & Antisocial Personality Disorder

Antisocial personality disorder (ASPD), also known as sociopathy, is a personality disorder, characterized by a long term pattern of disregard for, or violation of, the rights of others. An impoverished moral sense or conscience is often apparent, as well as a history of crime, legal problems, or im Read More

GB23 – Gallbladder Meridian 23 Acupuncture Point

GB23 is point 23 of the Gallbladder Meridian in traditional Chinese medicine.  CONTENTSNAMELOCATION NAMEThe original Chinese name for GB23 is 輒筋 (zhé jīn), which translates as 'Sinew Seat' and the Korean name is 첩근 (cheop geun).  LOCATION GB23 is located '1 cun ant Read More

Pericardium Meridian / Channel (PC)

The meridian system (simplified Chinese: 经络; traditional Chinese: 經絡; pinyin: jīngluò, also called channel network) is a concept in Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) about a path through which the life-energy known as "qi" flows.What Is Traditional Chinese Medicine - sciencebasedmed Read More