4hw.com.cn: the summer of 2018 has come and the temperature has gradually increased. People wear short sleeves. But it's not the hottest yet. So when is the dog days in 2018? This year's three dog days are from July 17 to August 25, totaling 40 days. Next, it introduces the schedule of Sanfu moxibustion in 2018 in detail.
What are the days of Sanfu moxibustion in 2018
It's OK during the dog days.
1. Asthma, chronic bronchitis, various chronic pharyngitis and other lung diseases;
2. Allergic rhinitis, cold limbs, low immunity, repeated cold;
3. Deficiency cold headache, chronic deficiency cold, gastroenteritis, ulcer disease, diarrhea, dyspepsia, anorexia, stomachache;
4. Rheumatism and rheumatoid arthritis and other bone and joint problems, neck, shoulder, waist and leg pain and other symptoms;
5. Dysmenorrhea and other cold diseases and other gynecological problems.
Schedule of Sanfu moxibustion in 2018
Sanfu moxibustion is a method of treating diseases by Moxibustion in Sanfu days. It is a combination of time medicine, acupuncture and external treatment of traditional Chinese medicine. As early as early as the early Qing Dynasty, Zhang Lu's "Zhang's Yitong" recorded the use of white mustard to prevent the recurrence of asthma in summer. Three Fu moxibustion is the most characteristic health care therapy in Chinese traditional medicine, which is similar to modern preventive medicine. The specific method is to stick traditional Chinese medicine on the corresponding acupoints according to the diseases to be prevented by using the three dog days with the most Yang Qi in the whole year, so as to achieve the effect of moxibustion.
Because the three dog days in 2018 are from July 17, 2018 to July 26, 2018, which are the first dog days, 10 days; from July 27, 2018 to August 15, 2018, which are the first dog days, 20 days; from August 16, 2018 to August 25, 2018, which are the first dog days, 10 days. Therefore, the time of Sanfu moxibustion can be arranged as follows (for reference only):
Fuqian Moxibustion: July 7, 2018
Early Moxibustion: July 17, 2018
Zhongfu Moxibustion: July 27, 2018
Last Moxibustion: August 16, 2018
Moxibustion after subduing: August 26, 2018
Notes on moxibustion
4-6 hours after the application of traditional Chinese medicine, some people will feel itchy, which is a natural reaction after the drug penetrates into the epidermis; Some people will appear red, swollen, hot and painful. If blisters appear on the skin, care should be taken to protect the wound and prevent infection. After blistering, do not scratch them. A small amount of small blisters can wait for their self absorption. Large blisters can be pricked and pumped with sterile needles. 5% iodophor solution should be applied externally, which should be exposed to avoid covering the affected area.
Although Sanfu moxibustion has a good effect, some of the traditional Chinese medicines used are toxic, some of them have a strong stimulating effect on the skin, so pregnant women, old and infirm children under the age of 2 (the skin is tender and easy to cause infection) and skin allergy patients should be cautious or forbidden. During the application period, the raw and cold irritant food should be forbidden. Do not be greedy for cold. Do not eat fat, sweet and greasy food, such as beef, duck, goose, peanut and other fried food. Fast seafood, shrimp and other volatile substances.
It should also be noted that it is not suitable to take a shower within 10 hours after application of the medicine; if the skin has blisters or boils or is damaged, or suffers from tuberculosis, bronchiectasis, acute pharyngitis and other diseases, it is not suitable to use three volt moxibustion for application.