ST10 – Stomach Meridian 10 Acupuncture Point

ST10 is point 10 of the Stomach Meridian in traditional Chinese medicine.  CONTENTSNAMELOCATION NAMEThe original Chinese name for ST10 is 水突 (shǔi tū), which translates as 'Liquid Passage' and the Korean name is 수돌 (su dol).  LOCATION ST10 is located 'at midpoint o Read More

Acupuncture & Depression

Depression is a recognised health condition with symptoms ranging from persistent low mood and memory loss, to suicide. However, sufferers can recover completely if treated and supported.https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/clinical-depression/  RESEARCH & TREATMENTS  A Read More

Acupuncture & Herniated Discs

Herniated disc is a condition where spinal disc get slipped from its position. This out of position condition sometimes can make the nerve get pressed and pinched. This pinched nerve make the patient who suffer from herniated disc feel pain. Other term that also describing this condition would be pi Read More

Acupuncture & Strep Throat (Sore Throat)

Strep Throat is a throat infection caused by the streptococcal bacteria. Strep Throat-Topic Overview - WebMD, http://www.webmd.com/oral-health/tc/strep-throat-topic-overview#1 CONTENTS  SYMPTOMS CAUSES TREATMENTS   SYMPTOMS  Symptoms of Strep Throa Read More

KD16 – Kidney Meridian 16 Acupuncture Point

KD16 is point 16 of the Kidney Meridian in traditional Chinese medicine.  CONTENTSNAMELOCATION NAMEThe original Chinese name for KD16 is 肓俞 (huāng shū), which translates as 'Vital Point' and the Korean name is 황유 (hwang yu).  LOCATION KD16 is located '0.5 cun later Read More

BL55 – Bladder Meridian 55 Acupuncture Point

BL55 is point 55 of the Bladder Meridian in traditional Chinese medicine.  CONTENTSNAMELOCATION NAMEThe original Chinese name for BL55 is 合陽 (hé yáng), which translates as 'Yang Union' and the Korean name is 합양 (hap yang).  LOCATION BL55 is located '2 cun directly Read More

PC08 – Pericardium Meridian 08 Acupuncture Point

PC08 is point 08 of the Pericardium Meridian in traditional Chinese medicine.  CONTENTSNAMELOCATION NAMEThe original Chinese name for PC08 is 勞宮 (láo gōng), which translates as 'Palace of Toil' and the Korean name is 노궁 (no gung).  LOCATION PC08 is located 'at cent Read More

Acupuncture & Cold Sores

A mouth ulcer also known as cold sore is actually an ulcer that occurs within the mucous membrane of the oral cavity. Mouth ulcers are quite common due to many diseases but follow different underlying mechanisms. The two most well known common causes of oral ulceration are local trauma and cancer so Read More

GB13 – Gallbladder Meridian 13 Acupuncture Point

GB13 is point 13 of the Gallbladder Meridian in traditional Chinese medicine.  CONTENTSNAMELOCATION NAMEThe original Chinese name for GB13 is 本神 (běn shén), which translates as 'Spirit Root' and the Korean name is 본신 (bon sin).  LOCATION GB13 is located '0.5 cun wi Read More

CV10 – Conception Vessel Meridian 10 Acupuncture Point

CV10 is point 10 of the Conception Vessel Meridian in traditional Chinese medicine.  CONTENTSNAMELOCATION NAMEThe original Chinese name for CV10 is 下脘 (xià wǎn), which translates as 'Lower Stomach' and the Korean name is 하완 (ha wan).  LOCATION CV10 is located 'on a Read More