Spleen 9

Acupressure for Spleen QiAcupressure point Spleen 9 on the Foot Taiyin channel is a major point in the body for expelling Internal Dampness and works for both Damp-Heat and Damp Cold conditions anywhere in the body, but especially the Lower Jiao..

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What is Spleen Qi Deficiency and Internal Dampness in Traditional Chinese Medicine?

General Acupressure Directions-Video

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Other Name(s):

  • Yinlingquan
  • Yin Mound Spring
  • Source of the Internal Plateau

Traditional Chinese Medicine Classifications:

  • He-Sea Point
  • Water Point
  • Point of Ho, or Autumn

Location: Find the tender point on the leg below the knee in the depression at the lower border of the medial condyle of the tibia

Traditional Chinese Medicine Actions:

Traditional Chinese Medicine Indications and Acupressure Point Combinations-all tonification (clockwise motion):

Skin Problems

Skin conditions with Damp-Heat, Redness, and possibly puss or drainage as in eczema, psoriasis, or itchy rashes with drainage, apply the Earth Element Acupressure Stick to acupressure point Spleen 9 and acupressure point Spleen 6 using the tonification method (clockwise motion) and apply the Metal Element Acupressure Stick to Large Intestine 11 and acupressure point Liver 3 using the reduction method (counter-clockwise motion) and consider our organic Restore the Middle Way formulaorganic Free and Easy Wanderer formula along with our 

Digestive Issues

In cases of Damp Cold in the Large Intestine with sharp pain during defecation, chronic loose stools, undigested food in the bowel movement, BM that seems unresolved, and/or sticky bowel movements apply the Earth Element Acupressure Stick to acupressure point Spleen 9 and acupressure point Stomach 37 using the tonification method (clockwise motion) and consider our organic Restore the Middle Way formula

Vaginal Yeast Infections

For women who have clear or white chronic vaginal drainage, especially when related to chronic yeast infections, apply the Earth Element Acupressure Stick to acupressure point Spleen 9, acupressure point Spleen 10, 6 and acupressure point Stomach 40 using the tonification method (clockwise motion) and consider our organic Restore the Middle Way formula

Urinary Track Infections

With chronic painful urination due to Damp Heat, apply the Earth Element Acupressure Stick to acupressure point Spleen 9, acupressure point Spleen 6 and apply the Water Element Acupressure Stick to Kidney 3, 4   using the tonification method (clockwise motion) and add our organic Yin Valley formula along with our organic Restore the Middle Way formula

 

With pain and distention of the abdomen that is relieved with warmth, apply the Earth Element Acupressure Stick to acupressure point Spleen 9, acupressure point Spleen, 6 and acupressure point Stomach 36 using the tonification method (clockwise motion) and consider our organic Restore the Middle Way formula

Breast Masses & Accumulations

To resolved -prevent masses developing in the breasts apply the Earth Element Acupressure Stick to acupressure point Spleen 9 and acupressure point Spleen 6 and apply the Metal Element Acupressure Stick acupressure point Large Intestine 4 using the tonification method (clockwise motion). Additional apply the the Wood Element Acupressure Stick to Liver 3 using the reduction method (counter-clockwise motion) and apply our all-natural Breast Cream directly to breasts. Also consider using our organic Free and Easy Wanderer formula along with our organic Restore the Middle Way formula

Infertility

For women experiencing infertility due to coldness in the Lower Jiao and uterus, apply the Earth Element Acupressure Stick to acupressure point Spleen 9, acupressure point Spleen 10, and acupressure point Stomach 36 using the tonification method (clockwise motion) and consider our organic Restore the Middle Way formula

Pain

Pain syndromes along the Spleen channel would benefit from acupressure at Spleen 9; choose points above and below the area of the pain to manipulate and consider our all-natural topical pain remedies

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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