Meridians - Measuring them in thumb widths

If you are keen on using acupressure points and have been researching them, you will notice that very often, to find meridian points, the body distances are measured in CUN – pronounced ‘soon’ and sometimes referred to as a CHINESE INCH or even ‘pounce’.

Cun were first noted in the work of a famous Chinese Physician (Sn Su Mo) c. AD600 who recognised that patients come in all different shapes and sizes and to use a standard measurement was not logical