Point Localization: 6 cun above CV8 (belly button).

TCM Actions: Regulates Heart Qi. Soothes and opens the orifices of the Mind (Shen). Regulates Stomach Qi rebellion.

Indications: Pain, mucus and fullness in the chest. Heartache. Anxiety. Insomnia. Manic-depressive behavior. Desire to scream. Anger. Disorientation. Agitation. Epigastric distension. Difficulty swallowing. Nausea. Vomiting. Acid regurgitation. Stomach acidity.

Target area: Heart. Thorax. Stomach.

Point Name and Meaning: Juque – Great Palace

Acupuncture Meridian: Conception Vessel (Ren Mai)

Categories: Mu (collecting) of the Heart.

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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.