Shencang acupoint(KI 25) belongs to the kidney meridian of Foot-Shaoyin. It is beneficial for relieving cough, asthma, dredging channel and relieving pain,which is commonly used for acute and chronic bronchitis, intercostal neuralgia, etc.
Location of Shencang acupoint
In the 2nd ICS 2 cun lateral to CV 19.
What is the meaning of Shencang
“Shencang”:”shen”,refers to the qi of heaven,”cang”,collection, refers to the qi goes into the points. Shencang point is located in the cold dampness place of the northern part of the kidney meridian. Since nothing goes to this point of the kidney meridian, the cold water-qi of the sky outside the meridian will flow into the point,like a place of qi of heaven of collection, hence the name.
What is “shencang” acupoint used for
Coughing, wheezing, chest pain, vomiting, loss of appetite,acute and chronic bronchitis, intercostal neuralgia, etc.
Shencang acupoint therapy
For improve immuntiy
Scrape Shenzang acupoints from top to bottom across the clothes for 5-10 times each time. it can improve immunity, strengthen vital capacity, and prevent disease if Long-term massage.
Shencang acupoint compatibility
Combined with Xinshu point and Yutang point to treat chest obstruction, choking, coronary heart disease, and myocardial infarction;
Combined with Tiantu, Neiguan, and Taichong points to treat globus hystericus;