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