Tag: History

What is Gua Sha and History

| December 21, 2011 | 0 Comments | 3,013 views
What is Gua Sha and History

Gua Sha is an ancient therapy associated with the extraordinary therapies of acupuncture. Sha means a disease caused by attack of climatic pathogenic factors to the meridians, causing blocks and creating pain, coldness, stiffness or numbness of limbs and even fever or vomiting and diarrhoea. When the climatic factors attack the body for a period [...]

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The History Of Chinese Auricular Acupuncture

| July 4, 2011 | 1 Comment | 566 views
The History Of Chinese Auricular Acupuncture

The History Of Chinese Auricular Acupuncture , In Oriental medical literature, numerous Chinese texts refer to the role of the ear as an instrument for the diagnosis, prognosis, prevention, and treatment of disease.

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Taking an In Depth Look Into the History of Surgery

| August 1, 2010 | 0 Comments | 147 views
Taking an In Depth Look Into the History of Surgery

Every one wants to be perfectly beautiful and to attain it people discover to change all those flaws. Cosmetic surgery is one sure way to have a perfect beauty but one must be open to the outcomes and dangers of the surgery. One has to find a good surgeon that would perform the operations to [...]

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History of Acupuncture

| July 21, 2010 | 0 Comments | 241 views
History of Acupuncture

Acupuncture is an ancient form of medical treatment and has been used since 202BC. Traditional Korean medicine mentions this form of treatment under the name of Chimsul. Japanese traditional medicine (Kampo) also considers it important. Evidence suggests that this ancient art may even have been practiced in Eurasia during the early Bronze Age. This may [...]

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The History of Acupuncture in the United States

| June 23, 2010 | 0 Comments | 233 views
The History of Acupuncture in the United States

The history of acupuncture in the United States is long and storied. Acupuncture has attained higher states in the field of good health and fitness. It is widely recognized by most people, physicians and medical field experts across the globe. The art has been accepted as a medical practice all across Asia for more than [...]

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A History of Moxibustion

| May 31, 2010 | 0 Comments | 279 views
A History of Moxibustion

Acupuncture and moxibustion are important component procedures in traditional Chinese medicine which prevent and treat disease by puncturing certain points on the body with needles or applying heat with ignited moxa wool. Of marked efficacy and requiring but simple equipment, they have been widely popular in China and elsewhere for thousands of years. The [...]

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An Introduction to the Early History of Ear Acupuncture

| April 30, 2010 | 0 Comments | 211 views
An Introduction to the Early History of Ear Acupuncture

Also known as auriculotherapy, ear acupuncture involves the auricle of the external ear being treated with acupuncture needles to lessen pains, diseases or dysfunctions of the body.This practice is one of a series of so-called 'holographic' systems which theorize that the entirety of someone's body can be represented in miniature within the body. Another example [...]

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The History of Chinese Acupuncture

| April 23, 2010 | 0 Comments | 175 views
The History of Chinese Acupuncture

The history of China is rich and complex; the history of Chinese medicine and acupuncture no less so. There is evidence dating back to the Shang Dynasty (c.1000 BC) of a relatively sophisticated approach to medical problems. Archeological digs have unearthed early types of acupuncture needles, and observations on medical conditions have been found inscribed [...]

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