ST 17 Acupuncture Point(Ruzhong) belongs to the Stomach Meridian of Foot-Yangming, which can promote digestion, relieve and treat cough, sore throat,oligogalactia etc.

ST 17 Acupuncture Point Location

4 cun lateral to the AML in the 4th ICS.

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What is the meaning of Ruzhong

Ruzhong:”Ru”,breast. “Zhong”, center.The name of “Ruzhong” means that this point is the location mark of the nipple, no other meaning.

Note: No acupuncture or moxibustion, it is only used as a location mark for the chest and abdomen points.

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ST 17 Acupuncture Point Usage

  • Never needled or treated, simply a body landmark for locating points on the chest for men;
  • It can treat women’s breast diseases.
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ST 17 Acupuncture Point Therapy

  • When the parturient massage ST 17, it can increase milk.
  • Pinch and press ST 17 with your thumb and index finger every day for 1 to 3 minutes each time, which can treat mastitis and be helpful for breasts.
  • Using massage or acupoint sticking therapy and other methods,which can treat postpartum hypogalactia, hyperhidrosis and other diseases.
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