All Tamil Nadu Acupuncture & Alternative Medical Association (ATAMA), Founder's Day 2013, conducted at Karaikudi, Tamil Nadu, India, on 5th May,2013. Dr. Mohamed Sabir, President of ATAMA presided over the function. Dr. P. Sivagnanam delivered a speech about a special topic "Stones in Human Body".
Sixth International conference on Acupuncture and Alternative Medicine 2013 , conducted by ATAMA (All Tamilnadu Acupuncture and Alternative Medical Association, Tamilnadu, India.) at Tirupur on 16th and 17th February 2013. More than 550 Doctors participated in the Conference. Delegates from other countries and states (Srilanka, Malasiya, Singapore, Karnataka, Andhra, Kerala, Mumbai) participated.
In the Scientific session, Dr. P. Sivagnanam. MD. (Acu) delivered lecture in the topic “Reflexology and its Speciality”.
State Bank of India arranged training programme on 19th April, 2013, in the State Bank Learning centre, at Nungambakkam , Chennai, for the Bank retiring officials and Staff Members. Dr.P.Sivagnanam delivered lecture and practical training about Health Tips and Acupressure Tips to maintain good health even after retirement . More than 50 officials and Staff members participated. Dr's practical training about acupressure tips was well appreciated by the participants.
This point is very useful in back pain, lumbago and knee stiffness in arthritis. Lower back pain is a common problem for which this is a panacea.
Location: Behind the knee joint, at the center of the crease line.
Acupressure Point: UB-40
This point one of the best pressing point for neck pain, shoulder and upper back - pain, weakness, stiffness. Hypertension,
Location: This point lies in the depression which is at the base of your skull. Press slightly upwards and inwards until you feel a tender point. Then massage by moving your fingers in a circular motion.
Acupressure Point: GB-20