Acupuncture Point Theory
The acupuncture point "CV 6" , 氣海, is represented by "Qi Hai" in pinyin and "Sea of Qi" in english and may be found:
Midway between CV 5 and CV 7, 1.5 cun below CV 8 (umbilicus).
Of many possible clinical applications, it may be considered to influence the following issues/symptoms:
CV 6 has some precautions to be considered (see our precautions list).
No Deep Needling (NDN)
No Perpendicular Needling (NPN) No Deep Needling in Pregnancy, No Perpendicular Needling in Advanced Pregnancy
While not necessarily valid clinically, SP 14 (Warms the middle warmer and dissipates cold for l…) are nearby.