Wednesday, June 29, 2022

TCM Theory

Traditional Chinese medicine – General Introduction

Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM), system of medicine at least 23 centuries old that aims to prevent or heal disease by maintaining or restoring yinyang balance. China has one of the world’s oldest medical systems. 

TCM Healing Modalities

TCM has a variety of natural healing methods that can help you resolve your health issues. These ancient healing forms have been used effectively—without harmful side effects—for thousands of years.

Why Chinese medicine is heading for clinics around the world?

For the first time, the World Health Organization will recognize traditional medicine in its influential global medical compendium. Choi Seung-hoon thought he had an impossible...

Differences in Diagnosis: Chinese Medicine vs Western Medicine

So many differences distinguish Chinese and Western medicine, from underlying philosophy to methods of treatment. Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) is an ancient system of health care...

Chinese herbal medicine – the basics

Chinese herbal medicine is part of a larger healing system called traditional Chinese medicine (TCM), which also includes acupuncture, massage dietary advice and exercise....


China is promoting coronavirus treatments based on unproven traditional medicines

The Chinese government is heavily promoting traditional medicines as treatments for COVID-19. The remedies, a major part of China’s health-care system, are even being...

Is TCM Evidence-Based and Safe?

Traditional Chinese Medicine has undergone some of the most rigorous testing and research of all the treatment options offered by complementary and alternative therapies....

Eight principles of diagnosis in Traditional Chinese Medicine

As our students learn at acupuncture school,  the functional entities are responsible for performing the five cardinal functions that maintain health within the body. They are: Actuation, Warming, Defense, Containment, and Transportation.

Reasoning of TCM Diagnosis

Diagnosis is a complicated process of logical thinking. Clinical syndromes make their appearance with different symptoms and signs, some apparent, some hidden, some with...

Four Methods in TCM Diagnosis: Observation, listening, asking and pulse feeling

Observation, listening, asking and pulse feeling are the four basic methods in TCM diagnosis. They play an important role in the determination of disease...

Six External Factors That Cause Diseases -01

The six factors here refer to wind, cold, summer heat, humidity, dryness and fire. TCM calls them the “six evils” because they are the main...

TCM Treatment of Internal Diseases

Symptoms & disease TCM can be difficult for western researchers to study because its treatments are often complex and are based on ideas very different...

Diagnosis of Cancer -4

We now continue with the diagnosis of colorectal cancer. Known also as bowel cancer or colon cancer, it is the development of cancer from the colon (the large bowel)...

Herbal medicines


Chinese acupuncture – an introduction

Acupuncture is a form of alternative medicine and a key component of traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) in which thin needles are inserted into the body. ... It is most often used to attempt pain relief, though acupuncturists say that it can also be used for a wide range of other conditions.

Is TCM Evidence-Based and Safe?

Traditional Chinese Medicine has undergone some of the most rigorous testing and research of all the treatment options offered by complementary and alternative therapies. Furthermore, the two treatments most often utilized in TCM clinical...


Dietary Nutrition

Are you a healthy person? Look at these simple things.

In TCM, there are herbs to turn the cold into warm by a process of steaming. When your body has always kept warm, you are in good health.

General Wellbeing

Be your own doctor

Why do we call Buddha a great doctor and a great teacher? It is because he knows about the diseases, the causes, and treatments. A good doctor knows many techniques; he knows all symptoms and causes of diseases. These are normally related to three aspects: wind, heat, and water.

About our Daily Life

The way to health lies in maintenance; how to maintain good health is something to do with our daily life, like keeping our rooms and beds clean, cleaning the floor every day, washing all the dishes and tools clean so that they can be used for a long time.

About Meditation

Meditation is a good way to set our mind in peace. When our mind is peaceful, we will have a good spirit and we will feel strong with vitality.

Elder Care

How I have gone through the threats by coronavirus

Two days before I checked out of the hotel, I had a test and the result showed negative of COVID-19. I did not have coronavirus.

An oriental understanding of health

Maintaining a balance between Yin and Yang within the macrocosm and microcosm is the key to a person's health according to Chinese traditional understanding. This article will examine the traditional Chinese understanding of health in comparison with Hindu thought. 

Use of Traditional Chinese Medicine by older Chinese immigrants in Canada

To understand the prevalence and predictors of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) use by older Chinese immigrants in Canada.

Traditional Chinese Medicine – knowledge you need to learn

A. Health Preservation in Chinese Medicine According to the theories of Chinese medicine, health preservation means...

Promoting longevity with Chinese Medicine

Ancient Chinese emperors gleaned longevity insights with the assistance of sages and healers of the time. These methods promoted vigor, beauty, and disease prevention and were closely guarded royal family secrets.

Caring For Elders With Acupuncture: Healing a Growing Population

Evidenced-based research shows acupuncture can be a clinically effective and cost efficient approach for many age-related health problems.

Traditional Chinese medicine and aging: Integration and collaboration promotes healthy aging

Aging is an unavoidable law of life. Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) has had a clear understanding of aging since very ancient times.

Chinese Medicine Helps Seniors to Stay Healthy

Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) offers a gentle and safe option. TCM encompasses a variety of preventative techniques that help make the aging process easier and even slower.

Cancer ……There is still no cure yet?

Many have learned that in the US, 1 in 2 men and 1 in 3...

We have better options, you should know…

Tonight I watched SBS TV programme "INSIGHT" and people were talking about "Joint Operations". After that...

General Wellbeing