Point Localization: On the midline beneath the L1.
TCM Actions: Harmonizes the Spleen and Stomach Qi. Tonifies the Kidney. Harmonizes the Qi of the Intestines. Strengthens the lower back.
Indications: Diarrhea. Food in faeces. Low back pain and stiffness. Hernia.
Target area: Lumbar.
Point Name and Meaning: Xuanshu – Suspended Pivot
Acupuncture Meridian: Governing Vessel (Du Mai)
*Acupuncture points may be used safely for acupressure, but should be used with needles only by acupuncturists or Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) professionals.