Lu-8

Lu-8

Forbidden in Pregnancy?
At No TimeMoxibustion
Channel
Element
English
Channel Gutter
Name
經渠
Transliteration
Jingqu
Special Point
Jing RiverMetal Point
Description
Jing-River and Metal point
Indications
Lung qi cough and wheezing
Kinesiology
asthma
Channel Psychology
Lu: Grief. Value. I do not value myself. I am better than others. I am different from others. I am not good enough.
Point Psychology
yawning
Key Spirit Point Themes
Cry of sadness – grief
Symptoms
Cough, asthma, wheezing, short breath, distention and pain of the chest and upper back, sore throat, febrile disease with absence of sweating, febrile disease with breathlessness, heat in the palms, heart pain with vomiting, wrist pain, much yawning, pain in the soles of the feet
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The point information compiled from multiple sources including College of Complementary Medicine, Sydney Australia. Point location diagram recreated from A Manual of Acupuncture, P Deadman.