Traditional Chinese Medicine

Study Shows Acupuncture Improves Quality of Life for Breast Cancer Patients

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Use of electroacupuncture (EA) – a form of acupuncture where a small electric current is passed between pairs of acupuncture needles – produces significant improvements...




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    Acupuncture Fertility Success with IVF Revealed

    Researchers have discovered that acupuncture increases live birth rates and pregnancy rates for women receiving in vitro fertilisation (IVF) treatments for infertility. Many recent studies... Read more

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    Cyclists in The Tour de France Use Acupuncture To Stay in Top Form

    The 2014 Tour De France is underway. Hundreds of elite cyclists are racing through the picturesque mountains of France in an amazing feat of endurance... Read more

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    Acupuncture: From Quack Science to Proven Medical Treatment

    By Derek Henry, Holistic Health Coach for Healing the Body There are many alternative treatments that have been considered (and still are) as quack medicine... Read more

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    Acupuncture from a Western Medical Perspective

    I’m sure that, as you have been reading, you see that acupuncture, having been developed in China and other Asian cultures, has a distinctively Eastern... Read more

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    Richard Linklater Talks, ‘Boyhood,’ the Film it Took 12 Years to Make

    In 2002, director Richard Linklater created a story about a 6-year-old boy and his family. Shooting took place 12 times over the course of 12... Read more

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    Herbal Decoction vs Herbal Capsules

    This is exactly the method of preparation Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) uses to extract or release the chemicals stored in botanicals used for medicinal purposes.  In fact,... Read more

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    Acupuncture Lowers Blood Pressure

    New research finds acupuncture effective for reducing high blood pressure and preventing damage to the kidneys. Acupoint LI11 LocationIn a controlled laboratory experiment, researchers applied... Read more

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    Health Benefits of Strawberries According to Traditional Chinese Medicine

    Strawberries are at their peak now and will remain so through July. In addition to being an appealing valentine-shaped fruit that you can eat fresh... Read more

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    The Yin and Yang of The Menstrual Cycle

    In Chinese Medicine, a woman’s monthly menstrual cycle is another example of how yin and yang works in the human body to maintain balance. From a... Read more

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    11 Easy Ways to Eat and Lose Weight Naturally Following the Asian Diet Plan

     The focus of Asian diet plan is to create wellness. By practicing these dietary habits you will  have health and energy for life.  We all know:  ”Health... Read more

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    Acupuncture Regulates the Nervous System

    New evidence demonstrates acupuncture activates specific regions of the brain for the treatment of specific diseases. Investigators from the Acupuncture and Moxibustion Department of Beijing... Read more

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    Ling Gu: An Amazing Acupuncture Point

    Acupuncture treatments almost always use more than one acupoint, but today, I want to highlight one of my favorites. I use the point named Ling... Read more

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    Herbal Coolers To Quench Your Thirst This Summer

    From Pacific Herbs By Cathy Margolin  This tea is also greener!! Instead of buying and tossing those plastic (BPA ridden) bottles into landfills, you’re making a healthy fitness... Read more

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    Skin Care: Face Mapping and Your Health (+Video)

     Face it, our health may not always be our primary concern—instead it is often how we look! Many of us really only pay attention to... Read more

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    ABCs of Fertility: Acupuncture, Babies, Chinese Medicine

    Many women get pregnant easily, but it is unlikely that they are reading this article. For other couples, having a baby may be more difficult... Read more

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    Acupuncture Needle Qi Sensation Revealed

    New research explores the role of de-qi in the field of acupuncture. De-qi is a combination of bodily sensations induced by acupuncture needling techniques combined... Read more


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