Modern Medicine and Traditional Chinese Medicine: Diabetes Mellitus (Part One) by Clinton J. Choate Published in the Journal of Chinese Medicine, No. 58, September 1998 BACKGROUND There is nothing new about diabetes; it has been a medical problem since antiquity. The name which was originated by Aretaeus (30-90 CE) came from the Greek words meaning
The common cold can be tough to ward off, but with a little knowledge and the application of correct herbal remedies, you can move easily through it without it becoming a full-blown cold or flu. Here’s what you need to know. Modern western medicine and traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) understand the causes of common cold
Study: Acupuncture May Change the Way the Brain Perceives Pain by Alice Park, December 6, 2010 Published in TIME.com The idea of pricking your body with needles in order to relieve pain seems nothing if not counterintuitive, but thousands of acupuncture patients swear the treatments are effective in addressing pain of all kinds. But how
Have you ever stopped to think about the perfect symmetry of your human body? Have you ever wondered if the symmetry of your external shape and form – your paired arms, legs, lips, eyes and ears – is also found in your internal body landscape? If our external body parts are paired, how might our
In your first visit, you can expect the following: 1. Have a good sleep the night prior and a nourishing snack or light meal before coming to each treatment as best as possible. Come wearing loose, comfortable clothing. Bring your most recent medical lab reports, if you have any and they are easily accessible. 2.
Welcome to my Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) clinic located in Richmond, Canada, a suburban city just outside Vancouver, B.C. Key pages I suggest reading here are Health as a Garden, 3 Steps to Vibrant Health, Holistic Paradigm of Treatment, 3-Step Treatment Process, and articles that may interest you provided in Resources. If there is a health topic you are