· Cough

Common cold due to wind-cold



Characteristics and symptoms:
It is often seen in autumn and winter. As prolonged exertion weakens the immune system and attacked by the pathogenic cold-wind, lung qi obstruction occurs, presenting symptoms of slight fever, headache without sweat, joint soreness and pain, clear nasal discharge, itching throat, cough, thin and white phlegm, no thirst or desire for hot drink,
thin white tongue coating and the body feels chilly with shivering.


Acupoint selection: Du-14 (Dazhui), Du-13 (Taodao),BL-13 (Feishu),LI-4 (Hegu), ST-36 (Zusanli)



Course of treatment: 15 to 20 min per acupoint, once a day, 5 times for a course of treatment.



Advice: Do not eat uncooked and cold food.
Take something warm in property (like ginger and brown sugar tea). Do not stay in the air-conditioned room all the time. Do not wash your head and feet with cold water or get wet in the rain in summer because cold consumes yang qi.

治療コース:それぞれ 15 ~ 20 分お灸をすえる。毎日 1 回。1 コースに 5 回施術する。

注意事項:なま物や冷たい物を食べずに、体の温まる食べ物 ( 黒糖生姜湯 )を多く摂取すること。エアコンをつけたり、冷たい水で頭や足を洗ったり、夏は雨に濡れたりしないこと。冷たい水が最も陽の気を損なうからだ。

Du-14 (Dazhui):
On the midline, below the spinous process of the 7th cervical vertebra (C7).

大椎穴: 首筋に最も出張る骨(第7頸椎)の下の隙間の所に位置する。

Du-13 (Taodao):
on the posterior midline and in the depression below the spinous process of the 1st thoracic vertebra in the prone position.

陶道穴: 背部の後正中線上、第1胸椎棘突起下の窪みの中央にある。

BL-13 (Feishu):
1.5 cun lateral to the posterior midline, on the level of the lower border of the spinous process of the 3rd thoracic vertebra (T3)

肺兪穴: 第3胸椎棘突起下の外方の指2本の所に位置する。

LI-4 (Hegu):
On the radial aspect of the
hand, between the 1st and 2nd metacarpal bones, closer to the 2nd etacarpal bone and approximately at its midpoint.

合谷穴: 手の甲の第1、2中手骨の間、第2中手骨の橈骨側の中点にある。

ST-36 (Zusanli):
3 cun distal to ST-35 (Dubi, lateral eye of the knee) and 1 finger-breadth lateral to the anterior crest of the tibia, on the line of ST-35 (Dubi) and ST-41 (Jiexi).

足三里: 小腿の外側、犢鼻の下方3寸、犢鼻と解渓の直結線上にある。

※If moxibustion box shall be used to treat diseases, please follow doctors’ prescription.