Acupuncture : The gentle art of healing.

The needle of acupuncture reaches the place where words fail

Acupuncture Point Detail

Ren 17 Shangzhong

Location :

Midway between the two nipples. Locate this point with patient in supine position.

Indications :

Bronchitis, bronchial asthma, thoracalgia, fullness of chest, hiccough. Asthma, pain in the chest, fullness in the chest, palpitation, insufficient lactation, hiccups, difficulty in swallowing.

Method of puncturing :

Tonifies Qi, regulates Qi, dispels fullness from the chest, clears the Lungs, resolves phlegm, benefits the diaphragm and the breasts




0.5 - 1.0 inch horizontally, with needle tilted upward, downward or laterally.