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There are eight main pulse points in the human body. These pulse points are in the wrists, at the sides of the lower jaw, at the temples, on the side of the neck, on the inner biceps, behind the knee, in the groin and on... More »

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According to Drugs.com, pulse points are located throughout your body. The main pulse points can be found on the wrist and neck, and the pulse point on the wrist is on the inside of the wrist by the thumb. More »

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WebMD recommends placing the forefinger and middle finger of your dominant hand on top of the person's foot at the area where the big toe and first toe meet the foot to check for a pulse in the foot. Gently feel along th... More »

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