Heart 7

fire element acupressure channelsHeart 7 is one of the most valued acupressure-acupuncture points used commonly by licensed acupuncturists for emotional upset, pain syndromes, and cognitive functions.

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General Acupressure Directions-Video

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Other Name(s):

  • Shenmen
  • Door of the Evolved
  • Spirit Gate
  • Mind Door
  • Central Metropolis

Traditional Chinese Medicine Classifications:

  • Source or Yuan Point
  • Earth Point
  • Sedation Point
  • Stream or Shu Point

Location: On the crease of the wrist in a depression on the radial side of the tendon of muscle flexor carpi ulnaris

Traditional Chinese Medicine Actions:

Traditional Chinese Medicine Indications and Acupressure Point Combinations:

Cautions: Do not use acupressure as self-care when pregnant without the guidance of a licensed acupuncturist. Always discuss new treatment modalities with your local health care professional.

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