Kunlun (English translation: Kunlun Mountains)
Location: On the foot, behind the external malleolus, in
the depression between the tip of the external malleolus and tendo calcaneus.
Jing-River point of the Urinary Bladder Meridian
- Acute lumbar pain, swelling and pain of the
- Difficult labor
- Headache, neck stiffness, dizziness,
- Infantile convulsion
Expels Wind, clears Heat, relaxes the sinews, removes obstructions from the
meridian, promotes labor.
UB 60 is an important point to help ease
difficult labor. Jing-River points are where the qi of the
meridian begins to flow more heavily. They are known to treat cough and asthma
due to pathogenic cold or heat.
Needling: Perpendicular insertion
.5 - 1.0 cun.