bladder meridian

bladder meridian

Acupuncture
A meridian that begins at the nostrils, passes over the top of the head, down the side of the neck, body and legs, and ends at the last joint of the great toe; stimulation of acupoints along the bladder meridian are used to treat conditions affecting the head and spine.
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For instance, red colour on heart meridians stimulates speech; green colour on urinary bladder meridian reduces the repetitive behaviour and orange colour on spleen meridians improves their concentration power and academic performance.
The examination begins in the occipital area and largely follows the points of the gall bladder meridian to the ear, to the Articulatio temporomadibularis, and to the eye.
The percussion sensitivity of the spine is examined (in fibromyalgia patients, the spine is not usually sensitive to percussion but the respective bladder meridian to the right and left sides of the spine is).
Pressure sensitivity of points on the gall bladder meridian in the thorax and costal arch areas (gently tickling the patient in this area first in order to distract him or her is recommended--the shock of sudden pain when pressure is applied to the corresponding points on the gall bladder meridian is that much greater) (Fig.
Staying just to the side of the dog's spine, continue to trace the path of the Bladder Meridian (see illustration, next page), going toward his tail and over his rump, then down the outside of his hind leg to the tip of his outside toe.
Repeat this intentional stroking procedure three times on each side of the dog following the Bladder Meridian.
To perform the introduction to an acupressure treatment, trace the Bladder Meridian (shown as the dark line in this illustration, running from the top of the dog' dog's s head down his back legs) using the heel of your hand, starting at the top of neck and gliding down your dog' dog's s body body.
Kidney and Bladder meridian blockages, might occasionally flare up into "Liver Yang Rising" types.
A Vertigo, from an oriental standpoint, arises from deficient liver energy causing weakness in the gall bladder meridian.
As the gall bladder meridian opens into the eyes, they may have trouble seeing what is ahead and sometimes experience a sense of frustration or even hopelessness.
Having said that, my first treatment could be to treat points along the longest channel in the body, the bladder meridian.
3) The work with patients with low back pain traced myofascial chains down the back and legs in a pattern that bears a remarkable similarity to the pathways of the Bladder and Gall Bladder meridians.