Bl-15

Bl-15

Forbidden in Pregnancy?
Channel
Element
English
Heart Shu
Name
心俞
Transliteration
Xinshu
Point Location
Description
Back-Shu point of the heart
Indications
heart heart qi calming the mind chest blood circulation heart fire
Kinesiology
Key point for heart disease memory insomnia speech
Point Psychology
Anxiety weeping with grief frightened cautious mania depression sadness restless fearful
Channel Psychology
Bl: I need approval; I am free to be myself. Control. I’m in charge of my life.
Ht: I love my life, I allow love in my life. I need to live up to other people’s expectations in order to be loved. I am myself and am loved. I hate my life.
Symptoms
Heart disease, heart rate, heart pain, oppression of the chest with restlessness, chest pain extending to the back, worried, oppressive sensation of the chest with inability to catch the breath, palpitations, fright palpitations, poor memory, anxiety, weeping with grief, frightened and cautious, insomnia, excessive dreaming, disorientation, delayed speech development, mental retardation in children, depression in adults, mania-depression, schizophrenia, hysteria, epilepsy, dementia, mad walking, seminal emission, chronic bronchitis, cough, coughing blood, vomiting, vomiting blood, abdominal distension, difficult ingestion, night sweating, redness of the lips accompanied by sweating, lack of strength in the root of the tongue, lacrimation, eye pain, paralysis of one side of the body, jaundice, nosebleed
Special Point
Key PointBack-Shu Point
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Point location redrawn from A Manual of Acupuncture, P Deadman