Abdominal Acupuncture

Abdominal Acupuncture

Tutor: Prof. Mei Xing

Date: 17th - 18th Nov 2018

Time: 10am - 5pm

Venue: M.A.T.C.M. Sale

Price: £220 (£198 early bird)


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Abdominal Acupuncture was developed in the 1990s by Zhiyun Bo who discovered he could treat his patient's chronic sciatica by needling Ren 4 and Ren 6. He went on to develop the Abdominal Meridian System (AMS) sometimes known as the Magic Turtle in which the whole of the body is represented on the abdomen with the naval at the center.

The abdomen is often considered the "second brain" as it has the largest number of nerve cells second only to the brain. As the abdomen produces approximately 90% of all seratonin, it is responsible for mood, sleep, learning and regulating blood pressure. Abdominal acupuncture has been shown to have an effect on emotional well-being, immunity and or course regulating digestion. It is widely practiced in China and involves very superficial needling.

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To understand and comprehend the practice and strategy of abdominal acupuncture. By the end of the course, participants will be able to integrate abdominal acupuncture into their practice, thereby increasing treatment options for their patients.


To Be Confirmed

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By the end of this CPD, participants will be able to integrate abdominal acupuncture into their practice, thereby increasing treatment options for their patients.


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