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Acupressure point KI-4

Acupressure point KI-4. It's location, photograph, use for emotional well-being and warnings.


location of KI-4 Name: Great Bell (Kidney 4)
Location: On the inside of the foot, near the Achilles-tendon, level with the lower part of the ankle-bone.
Use: Press.
Warning: Using this point to go against your heart or beyond your limits will damage your health even further. This will be the case when there are dark circles around your eyes.
Effects: Strengthens the will and dispels fear. For timidity.

You might also be interested in these books about acupressure at

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A Comprehensive Text for Acupuncturists and Herbalists

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Acupressure for Emotional Healing, by Michael Reed Gach & Beth Ann Henning
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The Joy of Feeling, by Iona Marsaa Teeguarden
Bodymind Acupressure

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A Manual of Acupuncture, by Peter Deadman & others

Extensive and authoritative book on the acupuncture points.

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