Point Localization: Dorsal to the head of the ulna in the body cleft on the radial side of the styloid process, found with the palm facing the chest.
TCM Actions: Brightens the eyes. Benefits the tendons. Remove obstruction from the channel.
Indications: Blurred vision. Eye pain. Bi syndrome in the shoulder, arm, elbow, wrist and feet. Swelling in the elbow. Stiffness of tendons.
Target area: Fist. Arm. Shoulder. Feet. Elbow.
Point Name and Meaning: Yanglao – Nourishing the Old
Acupuncture Meridian: Small Intestine
Categories: Xi (accumulation).
Unitary Channel: Tai Yang (Greater Yang) [SI + BL]
*Acupuncture points may be used safely for acupressure, but should be used with needles only by acupuncturists or Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) professionals.