Five upset hot acupuncture treatment
In clinical common to many in the elderly complained of heart hands, feet and heart heat hot pit of the stomach, hot people irritability, seems immersed in cold water only feel comfortable, but measuring body temperature was normal. Acupuncture call this the “five upset hot.” More common in the elderly, especially elderly women and the elderly weak long illness. Due to different causes five upset hot, so once appeared five upset hot, be sure to discern five upset hot which they belong, and then follow the traditional Chinese medicine syndrome differentiation, so you can achieve better therapeutic effect.
Yin Deficiency: Usually five upset hot afternoon heat. Like holding a cold items. Sleeping on the hands and feet like being outside. Hot flashes, zygomatic red night sweats, nocturnal emission, dry mouth and throat, waist and knees, knees unit and knees, red tongue and so on. Five upset hot Yin type is the most common type, generally more common in lung, liver, and kidney. Five upset hot lung yin deficiency, in addition to the above symptoms, but also accompanied by nasal beep, dry cough, shortness of breath, phlegm and sputum less often bloodshot. Five upset hot liver yin deficiency with insomnia, easy fatigue, dry eyes. Five upset hot kidney caused accompanied by tinnitus, waist and knees and knees like.
Fire depressed type: five upset hot, chest tightness, bad breath, bleeding gums, limb fatigue, yellow urine, dry stool, red tongue yellow. Usually caused by diet, depression is caused by stomach can not be excreted, emotional uncomfortable, irritable, stretching, mouth pain, yellow urine, women, irregular menstruation
blood Deficiency type: Consciousness five upset hot afternoon, a little labor will increase, accompanied by mental sluggishness, weakness, eat less lazy words, palpitations, dizziness, pale and other symptoms. Usually the liver and spleen deficiency, blood deficiency related. Spleen is acquired, the source of qi and blood, spleen unifying systemic blood. Liver is to produce blood, regulate systemic blood supply. Liver and spleen damage, leading to blood deficiency, yang deficiency can not be produced, resulting in five upset hot.
Five upset hot can have a variety of causes, but acupuncture should identify the reasons for seeking primary disease, treatment for the cause. Acupuncture five upset fever can control symptoms, meditation soothe the nerves, heat, lift the trouble. But some patients have emotional stress caused by environmental factors or does not belong to the scope of pathology, the elimination of the relevant factors to resume business as usual. Acupuncture points should be selected according to the condition, choose different combinations of acupuncture points for effective treatment.
Common points：zhongchong, laogong, houxi, shenyu, zusanli, guanyuan, daling, taichong, hegu, taixi. Information about the acupuncture treatment of Five upset hot , please visit our website at www.adelaideacupuncture.com.au.