Monday, January 17, 2022

If your body feels cold, warm it; feels hot, cool it.

In hot summer days, we wear less clothes and would love going to the beach for a good swim. When it gets cold in winter, we would rather stay home and keep warm. This is common sense. You go to a party and eat a lot of meat today. To help with digestion, you also...

The Story

Ulcerative colitis or UC is a kind of inflammatory bowel disease. It comprises a group of diseases that affect the gastrointestinal tract.

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 assignment. On a grey autumn day in Beijing in 2004, he embarked on a marathon effort to get a couple of dozen representatives from Asian nations to boil down thousands...

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 that dates back thousands of years, while Western medicine is a comparatively recent phenomenon. Find out how practitioners make a patient diagnosis in Chinese medicine vs Western medicine. What is traditional Chinese...

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. TCM is a popular method of treatment, with nearly three million Australians visiting TCM practitioners every year. The underlying principles of TCM are very different from traditional Western notions about health,...

Philosophical Basis of Traditional Chinese Medicine

Traditional Chinese medicine is a brilliant component of Chinese culture. Characterized by a unique theoretical system and enriched by thousands of years of practical experience, it still possesses great vitality. This seems to be a miracle in the world history of medicine. How could this happen? There are many reasons; the crucial one is...

History Of Chinese Medicine

Despite this discrepancy, the Huangdi neijing has been revered for centuries and provides the theoretical concepts for TCM.

What is TCM and shall we use it to treat our health problems?

Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) originated in ancient China and has evolved over thousands of years. TCM practitioners use herbal medicines and various mind and body practices to treat or prevent health problems. It involves a broad range of medicine practices sharing common concepts which have become a tradition developed in China for more than 3,000 years, including various...

Yin and yang in TCM

In Chinese philosophy, yin and yang (lit. "dark-bright", "negative-positive") describes how seemingly opposite or contrary forces may actually be complementary, interconnected, and interdependent in the natural world, and how they may give rise to each other as they interrelate to one another. In Chinese cosmology, the universe creates itself out of a primary chaos of material energy,...

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.
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