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Introduction to Traditional Chinese Medicine (tcm)

| July 28, 2010 | 0 Comments | 551 views
Introduction to Traditional Chinese Medicine (tcm)

Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) involves the use of Chinese herbal medicine, Acupuncture, Moxibustion, Qi gong, Tuina (Chinese massage), and a medicated diet, and is one of the world's most ancient medical systems, with its own principles, diagnostic methods and therapies. It has become very popular in the west. Meridians and Collaterals TCM views [...]

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An Introduction To Acupuncture

| May 12, 2010 | 0 Comments | 165 views
An Introduction To Acupuncture

Acupuncture is thought to have originated in China and is most commonly associated with Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM). Acupuncture treatment regulates the flows of Qi ( life energy ) and Blood, tonifying where there is deficiency, draining where there is excess, and promoting free flow where there is stagnation until the body reaches a healthy [...]

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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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