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 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...
Knee pain is a common condition which can result from injury, inflammation or wear and tear. It is usually treated with medication such as anti-inflammatory drugs and painkillers. In severe cases, surgery may also be necessary.
Knee pain can...
Lupus - A Traditional Chinese Medicine Viewpoint
Back pain is a common condition which most people will experience to some extent during their lifetime. It is also one of the most common reasons why people come for acupuncture treatment.
According to acupuncture theory, pain is a result of a blockage in the circulation of qi and blood. Qi and blood are two of the most vital substances within the body and in order to be healthy, they need to flow freely. This allows them to reach...
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