points (RP) are a highly sensitive area, usually
the size of a
fingertip. These RP's posses a challenge for the practitioner
who evaluates and operates them effectively.
also play a key role in acupressure.
hypersensitivity of a Relief Point send signals
to the practitioner that energy has stagnated
in that part of the body cutting off energy
supply to the rest of the part of the
meridian and other associated organs. This
results in a painful stiffness or a highly
finding hypersensitivity at a RP, one can
terminate severe pain in some parts
of the body. It is observed that out of 1,000
Relief Points found along the meridian lines, only 300 of them are effective.
This is because energy has a greater tendency
to stagnate in some selective RPs than in
others although all RP lead to
the same area related to common ailments.