10 Aug The most famous Acupuncture and acupressure point He Gu (Li 14)
合谷穴- One of the emergency acupuncture point. It is the most important stimulating acupuncture point for body reaction. Press this acupuncture point for 2-3 minutes when people syncope due to heat stroke, stroke or collapse. This will help patients recover from syncope.
The meaning of He Gu: He means aggregation. Gu means valley. He Gu means all Qi, blood and energy of intestine channel are aggregate at this acupuncture point.
Massage He Gu could also have a lot of benefits. It is an acupuncture point to stimulating many parts of your body at the same time.
Benefits of massage He Gu:
- Reduce toothache. Massage He Gu acupuncture point for 5 minutes if your have bottom toothache.
- Reduce dizziness cause by stroke, heat stroke and collapse. Massage He Gu point for 2-3 minutes and press hard on Ren Zhong.
- Reduce the symptoms of hemorrhoids.
- Reduce headache
- Reduce the symptoms of asthma
- Balance blood pressure
- Reduce anxiety
The location of He Gu acupuncture point is not near any sensitive parts of the body, you could use moxa t home to do moxibustion at this acupuncture point to keep healthy and solve some small problems.
Insert needle about 0.5-0.8 cun depth straightly into He Gu (Li 14)
Using moxa rolls or sticks with indirect moxibustion or hang moxibustion over He Gu.
In the middle of the 2nd metacarpal bone on the radial side.
He Gu is really a very effective acupuncture point for all the problems I mentioned before. You can massage He Gu every day before sleep to keep healthy and calm down your mind.
But if you have the problems I mentioned above, it is better for you to go for a therapist such as acupuncturist. Acupuncturists would use acupuncture needles to accelerate the healing process.
You do not have to worry about acupuncture needles, high-quality needles are very sharp while smooth. These two characteristics indicate that you will not feel any pains during acupuncture needle insertion.
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If you are suffering from all the problems I mentioned above, you could always find an acupuncturist to help with these problems. It is important to find a reliable acupuncturist to help you. I recommend acupuncture-clinic.ca