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Acupuncture technique for strengthening the body.
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gentle stimulation of the acupuncture point; compare with sedation of it.

tonification points
acupuncture points used to increase or stimulate energy flow along a meridian or to stimulate an organ.
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You need NO to tonify the muscles and tissues in your colon.
He stated that thermal or warm colours of red, orange and yellow are stimulating, raise blood pressure, strengthen, and tonify.
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Xiao Yao Wan, a traditional Chinese herbal formula meaning "free and relaxed wanderer," is designed to move stagnant liver qi and tonify the spleen and blood.
It was used as an astringent tonic for the lungs and kidneys, to astringe, replenish qi, promote production of body fluids, tonify the kidney, and induce sedation (Chinese Pharmacopoeia Commission 2010).
In the case of a spleen/heart block, you would first tonify the exit point of the spleen, which is spleen 21--encircling glory.
Our initial intention was to potentially do acupuncture at regular intervals to dispel liver heat as well as tonify jing.
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This is one of the most important points to tonify one's Qi, as stated in the text, Chinese acupuncture and moxibustion.