Point Localization: Meeting point of the midline with the top of the ears.

TCM Actions: Extinguish Internal Wind. Controls Liver Yang. Raises the Yang. Benefits the brain and the senses. Elevates the Mind (Shen). Regains consciousness.

Indications: Stroke. Hemiplegia. Opisthotonos. Loss of consciousness. Epilepsy. Poor memory. Depression. Headache. Dizziness. Tinnitus. Blurred vision. Prolapse of internal organs. Hemorrhoids.

Target area: Brain.

Point Name and Meaning: Baihui – Hundred Meetings

Acupuncture Meridian: Governing Vessel (Du Mai)

Categories: Point of the Sea of Marrow.

Unitary Channel:

 

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*Acupuncture points may be used safely for acupressure, but should be used with needles only by acupuncturists or Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) professionals.