Apply deep, probing pressure with fingertip, knuckle or soft-pointed object, such as a pencil eraser.
WARNING: Please consider seeking urgent medical attention if you are experiencing severe symptoms (in the U.S.A., call 911 for emergency help)
Acupoint 12: LU-9
On the largest crease of the inner wrist, on a line with the thumb
TCM: Lung 9
Food poisoning happens when we eat food or drink fluids contaminated by bacteria, parasites, viruses toxins or allergens, and is very common. In addition to this acupressure point, you may want to try points for the specific symptoms you are experiencing, such as nausea
. Also, be sure to drink lots of water while you are recovering.
If you have not found relief, try the same points on the opposite side of the body, or go back and try a related or similar symptom or body area. If you have not used acupressure before, please see the Instructions, then click the "Body Area" or "A-Z" tab and repeat.