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Smoking is harmful to health, acupuncture to help you quit smoking

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Updated: Wednesday, Jul 22,2015, 4:41:17 PM
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It is understood, the World Health Organization has tobacco dependence as a disease listed in the international classification of diseases, confirmed that tobacco is the biggest threat to the human health, smoking harm fiercely in SARS and tsunami.

"Quit smoking acupuncture as a simple, effective and exact, less side effects of green therapy, has attracted more and more people's attention, yangjinsheng said," modern medicine proves that quit smoking acupuncture mechanism is after acupuncture induced in vivo produced a large number of endogenous opiate like substance, from filling up the symptoms caused by the lack of endogenous substance addiction supply of nicotine abort caused by opioid substances to quit smoking. "

Use of auricular points

Acupuncture to quit smoking are generally taken Vaccaria Pressing Ear Acupuncture and the treatment way, about 2 to 3 times a week. Chinese medicine believes that the ear is not only isolated auditory organs, from the holographic phenomenon to understand, like the auricle is an inverted fetus, the equivalent of a microcosm of the human body, body organs, skin nine orifices and limbs and other parts, through the meridians and auricle are closely linked. And the whole ear nerve distribution is rich, thus through the ear of some and the human body corresponding parts of gentle and persistent stimulation can play a role in regulating body functions.

Generally by the doctors choose quasi ear corresponding to the human body lung, mouth, stomach, spleen, and other points, sticking semen Vaccariae, fixed with adhesive tape, with food, the thumb pressing to tingling or pain began to get gas. Winter press can stay in the ears of 5 to 7 days, the summer stay in the ear for about 3 days, if there is a fall, can be replaced at any time to the hospital. After pressing ear, also can enhance the efficacy of acupuncture.

According to the Constitution with Acupuncture

According to the patient's physical condition, with the patient's physical condition, the following points are often used for acupuncture treatment.

Lieque point: in the radial margin of forearm, above the radial styloid process, 1.5 inch wrist stripes, when the brachioradialis muscle and abductor pollicis longus. Effect of Shufeng Tongluo, dispersing lung qi and relieving asthma. Attending cough, asthma, sore throat, migraine, neck pain.

Lieque can inhibit addiction, treatment of cough, asthma, phlegm and other symptoms, treatment of discomfort caused by smoking.

Baihui: in the head, the hair of the middle straight 5 inch, or two ear tip line and crossing the midline of the head. Effect of pingganxifeng, anshenxingnao, resuscitation eyesight, lifting yang. Attending dizziness, headache, forgetful, insomnia.

Yintang: in the forehead, when the intersection of the two brow line and anterior midline. Effect of resolving phlegm and dispelling wind, tongqiao. Dizziness, headache, runny nose, nasal congestion indications, dry eyes, insomnia.

Neiguan point: in the forearm, wrist crease 2 inches, when the palmaris longus tendon and flexor carpi radialis tendon. The efficacy of Anshen, stomach and chest, Jiangni vomiting. The heartache, palpitations, chest tightness, chest pain, nausea, irritability and insomnia.

Baihui, Yintang Neiguan acupoint with Ning Anshen role, after controlling for smoking cessation of symptoms, such as fatigue, irritability, difficulty concentrating, headaches, dizziness, not only solve the cessation of pain, but also solve the smokers in the psychology of tobacco dependence.

Hegu (LI 4): in the back of the hand between the first and second metacarpal, near the midpoint of the second metacarpal bone, or when the thumb and index finger close together muscles when the height. Effect of dispelling wind pathogens, switch, clearing away the lung, Tongqiao intestines and stomach. Treat headache, dry throat and tongue, constipation, easy to hunger.

Hegu (LI 4) can change the taste, so that smokers found that smoking smoke, smoke and bitter, bitter taste in the mouth, don't want to smoke, thereby blocking the dependence of smokers of cigarettes, to achieve the purpose of smoking cessation.

Zusanli: outside the knees at 3 inches, the lateral tibial crest refers to a horizontal office. Effect of spleen and stomach, and intestinal flatulence, qingrehuashi, downbearing, Li Qi Fuzheng peiyuan. Your stomach pain, nausea and vomiting, constipation, diarrhea, fatigue.

Zusanli can spleen and stomach, phlegm turbid and relieving cough and asthma and increase immune function, enhance physical fitness, can eliminate long-term smoking caused the chest tightness, shortness of breath, cough asthma, throat, pharynx itch and so.

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