· Cough




Characteristics and symptoms:
Diarrhea is due to the invasion of pathogenic wind, cold, summerheat,dampness, dryness and fire, which leads to the dysfunction of the spleen and stomach. The main manifestations are increased defecations, loose and even watery stools.


Acupoint selection: ST-25 (Tianshu), SP-9 (Yinlingquan), ST-37 (Shangjuxu), BL-20 (Pishu)



Course of treatment: 15 to 20 min per acupoint till the presence of flushed skin, one treatment a day.


治療コース:ツボ毎に、ツボの皮膚表面に赤みが出るまで、毎回 10 ~ 15 分お灸をすえる。毎日 1 回。


Advice: Pay attention to dietetic hygiene, avoid eating spoiled food. Diet should be light and digestible. It is not appropriate to eat sweet food, cold food, fatty and greasy food. Do not overeating, or drink un-boiled and cold water. Do not eat crab, pear, banana, persimmon, bitter gourd, spinach, honey and eggplant. Form good healthy habits.


ST-25 (Tianshu):
on the abdomen, level with the center of the umbilicus, 2 cun lateral to the anterior midline.


SP-9 (Yinlingquan):
With the knee flexed, in a depression distal to the medial condyle of the tibia, at the conjunction of the shaft and the medial condyle.

阴陵泉穴: 小腿の内側、脛骨の内側下縁と脛骨の内側縁との間の窪みの中央にある。

ST-37 (Shangjuxu):
6 cun distal to ST-35 (Dubi), 3 cun distal to ST-36 (Zusanli).


BL-20 (Pishu):
1.5 cun lateral to the posterior midline, on the level of the lower border of the spinous process of the 11th thoracic vertebra (T11).

脾俞穴:第11胸椎棘突起下の外方1 寸5分。

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