Odisha Swastha Seva Sangha

POINT # 7 NECK

POINT # 7

N E C K

 

 

Location of Point: This Point No. 7 is located on the base of the thumb and big toe, where one can find the joint and a crease. This point is useful in the indications mentioned below.

 

The neck is one of the most anatomically complex areas of the body. The top 7 spinal bones (Vertebrae) known as Cervical segment of the spinal column is the neck. Many vital structures, including the spinal bone, spinal cord and thyroid gland, are closely packed together within layer of tissues and muscles.

 

Functions of Neck:

•    Permits movement: Allows movement of head or neck towards the direction of – up, down and both sideways.

•    Protects the spinal cord.

 

Indications:

Neck pain

Cervical spondylosis

Stiff neck

Swelling of neck

Goitre

Shoulder pain

Scapular pain

Trembling of hands

Wrist pain

Vertigo

Elbow pain

Upper back pain

Tension headache

Tingling of fingers and hands

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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