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Multiple Sclerosis in Traditional Chinese Medicine

In traditional Chinese medicine (TCM), multiple sclerosis (MS) is known as a type of wei zheng, or “flaccidity syndrome.” The primary symptom of this syndrome is muscle weakness, but in reality, the symptoms of MS are far more varied than this.

Can Acupuncture help Eczema?

Understanding 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...

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.

How To Alleviate Allergies and Improve Your Immunity with Acupuncture and Herbs

Fall and Winter are quickly approaching in New York. For many, this change brings more than cooler weather and cozy sweaters but also itchy watery eyes, congestion, cough, and sneezing.

While most allergy treatments and over the counter...

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.

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...

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