This patient showed up with left facial paralysis and neck/low back pain. Based on acupuncture EMI and Chiropractic examination, this patient's symptoms were; a) Spinal reflex with possible nerve insult at C1-C2 and are associated with the Spleen, Kidney, Stomach and Gallbladder meridians. b) Symptoms are associated with cold and Bladder meridian. c) Facial neuralgia is associated with Stomach Meridian. d) Neck and low back pain are associated with Kidney, Spleen and Bladder meridians. Treatment Protocol was: Acupuncture with needle to balance meridians by LI 20, ST 4, ST 6, GB 43, SP 2, BL 67. Adjust spinal Subluxation (C5, T2 and L5). Vibration massage was given on left face for 5 minutes. Results for this patient was great. This patient's face paralysis is gone. This patient can smile normally.
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Yong H. Kim, DC, DACNB, FABES, FIAMA Dipl.Ac.