Massage Therapy For Vertigo, Meniere's

Meniere's disease affects the inner ear, the seat of hearing and balance. During an attack, the person feels dizzy and sick, their hearing is dominated by a hissing or roaring sound and one or both ears feel full to bursting point. The disease seems to be caused by a problem with the fluid inside the hearing and balance mechanism of the ear.

Step Bai Hui Point

On the midline of the head, 5 cun directly above the midpoint of the anterior hairline, approximately on the midpoint of the line connecting the apexes of both ears.

Step Qiao Yin Point

In the temporal region, posterior to the auricle and superior to the mastoid process, at the junction of the middle and lower thirds of a curved line. Massage the point by forefinger.

Step Feng Chi Point

The crater on the hairline of the back neck, near by the big muscle. Wrap up head with the hand and massage it by thumb for 1-3 minutes slowly.

Step Xin Shu Point

On the upper back, 1. 5 cfinger's breadth lateral to the lower border of the spinous process of the fifth thoracic vertebra. Press the back and massage the point by thumb for 1-3 minutes.

Step Tai Xi Point

Inboard of malleolus. In depression midway between the tip of the medial malleolus and the attachment of the achilles tendon. Wrap up malleolus with the hands and massage it for 1-3 minutes.