Acupuncture Stomach Meridian

According to the traditional Chinese description stomach meridian is a yang channel associated with the element earth and possesses interior and exterior relationship with the spleen meridian. Total number of points: 45. Starting point: Below the...

Acupuncture Heart Meridian

According to the traditional Chinese description heart meridian is yin channel associated with the element fire and possesses interior and exterior relationship with the small intestine meridian. Total number of points: 9. Starting point: Center of...

Acupuncture Small Intestine Meridian

According to the traditional Chinese description small intestine meridian is a yang channel associated with the element fire and possesses interior and exterior relationship with the heart channel. Total number of points: 19. Starting point: Corner...

Acupuncture Gall Bladder Meridian

According to the traditional Chinese description gall bladder meridian of acupuncture is a yang channel associated with the element wood and possesses interior and exterior relationship with the liver meridian. Total number of points: 44. Starting...

Acupuncture Massage Types

There are different ways to stimulate acupuncture points with the use of hand. Therefore, there are various types of acupuncture massages. Putting pressure over an acupuncture point is called acupressure and massaging the point...

Acupuncture Kidney Meridian

According to the traditional Chinese description kidney meridian of acupuncture is a yin channel associated with the element water and possesses interior and exterior relationship with the urinary bladder meridian. Total number of points: 27. Starting...

Some Extraordinary Points of Acupuncture

In this section we have described some extra points which do not belong to any of the meridians. Most of them lie outside the path of the traditionally described channels but a few of...

Five Elements of Chinese Philosophy and Acupuncture

According to the traditional Chinese philosophy, yin and yang produced the five elements, and all matter was fashioned from these elements. It was further imagined that the elements must have their parallels in the...

Acupuncture Liver Meridian

According to the traditional Chinese description it is a yin channel associated with the element wood and possesses interior and exterior relationship with the gall bladder meridian. Total number of points: 14. Starting point: Dorsum of...

Acupuncture Meridian System

The Theory of traditional Chinese meridians of acupuncture mentions that on the surface and inside the body there is a network of channels called meridians through which the vital energy chi or qi flows.There...