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Eczema and Dermatitis in Traditional Chinese Medicine

There are many different types of eczema and dermatitis. According to traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) theory, these can be diagnosed as different syndromes according to their various symptoms.

Acupuncture for Women’s Health

Being a woman is often considered a blessing, with the ability to give birth to and nourish new life, to mother and nurture the next generation. However, riding a rollercoaster of hormonal changes each month can sometimes make life hard, and in...

Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine for Psoriasis

There are many different types of psoriasis, and according to traditional Chinese medicine (TCM), each one has a slightly different cause.

Tui Na: Acupressure Massage for Neck and Shoulder Pain

 What is Tui Na Massage?

Tui na massage (sometimes called acupressure massage) is a branch of traditional Chinese medicine (TCM). The name literally means “push and grasp” and tui na is a form of massage which uses many different techniques to...

Dietary Therapy for Qi Deficiency

What is Qi Deficiency?

Qi deficiency is a common condition in traditional Chinese medicine (TCM). It describes a lack of the vital substance qi, and can result from chronic illness, poor diet, long-term emotional stress, or a generally weak...

All Natural Treatment for Rheumatoid Arthritis

Rheumatoid arthritis is an autoimmune disease that results in joint pain and swelling. According to traditional Chinese medicine (TCM), it is a form of a condition known as bi syndrome.

Tui Na Medical Massage for Lower Back Pain

Tui na  is a form of Chinese medical massage. It differs from most other massage styles due to the type of movements that it involves which include rubbing, rolling, pinching and finger pressure. Tui na is also unique within the massage world in...

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