Category Archives: Chinese Medicine

The Enduring Wisdom Of The I Ching For Our Modern Way Of Life

In the contemporary world of holistic living and complementary health, we have several exciting and new topics that would offer us new insights and help fire up our imagination. However, there is one ancient fount of wisdom that is timeless and is as pertinent today as it was the very day it was written. This […]
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Relieving Chronic Bronchitis With Chinese Nutritional Therapy

Chronic bronchitis is one among the many lung diseases bracketed under the term COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease). Chronic bronchitis causes irritation and inflammation of the air passages, which are the pathways in the lungs where air goes in and out of your body. These air passages are also referred to as bronchial tubes, from […]
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Cupping Therapy And The Olympics

The titans at the last Olympics have never failed to amaze. We are smitten with admiration, wonder, and awe for the unbelievable levels of sustained laser focus, brutal training, and genius-level skills shown by those who ascended to Olympian heights. And then there are individuals like Usain Bolt, Simone Biles, Katie Ledecky, Michael Phelps, and […]
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Moxibustion Therapy Standalone Treatment Or As Adjunct To Acupuncture Is Effective Both Ways

Most Westerners have heard about acupuncture but only a few have heard about a Chinese complementary therapy called moxibustion, which adds a new aspect to acupuncture. Acupuncture vancouver has been recorded in Chinese medical documents that date as far back as the second Century BCE and is one of most ancient healing practices in the […]
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Substance Abuse Treatment Using Auricular Acupuncture

Acupuncturist vancouver specializing in detoxification therapy are particularly interested in addressing the drug and alcohol addiction problem in their respective communities. They are equipped with pertinent historical information on how they are resolved based on auricular acupuncture therapy and use this treatment a complementary natural treatment to currently used therapies such as focused self help […]
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Cupping Therapy As A Complement To Acupuncture And Massage

Cupping therapy is a technique of vacuuming and suctioning areas of the meridian system of the body in order to draw out toxins, control pain, increase blood flow, help a person relax, and facilitate a smoother movement of qi energies. Originally attributed to Chinese civilization, the beginnings of cupping is actually unknown. It is a […]
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What You Should Know About Gua Sha Therapy

Most of us have never heard of gua sha — but if you experience persistent joint or muscle pain, especially in the shoulder, neck, or back, this hands-on drug-free form of treatment is definitely worth knowing about. Gua sha therapy is an East Asian healing procedure that’s commonly administered by an acupuncturist, although it does […]
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The Five Phases Of Chinese Nutritional Therapy

The Five Phases of Chinese Nutritional Therapy (FPNT) depends on a couple of basic frameworks of the Five Phases, Yin/Yang, and Chinese Medicine in Jacksonville. Most of the information in this article is derived from various sources including Chinese medicine school text books. This article should not be seen as a way to lose weight […]
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Falun Gong And The Cultivation Of A Compassionate Heart

A spiritual practice purely in accordance with the cultivation of a compassionate heart, Falun Gong assists in the liberation of karmic blockages that result in illness and disease to restore well being and good health. The practice of Falun Gong originated from an energy-based form of Buddhist Qigong that since then has become quite popular […]
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Why Buffers Can Be Very Important In Your Life

In life, buffers can be very important. During the course of your life, you tend to discover that there are certain things in which you have absolutely no control of. You will find that there are events in your life that are beyond your control. You don’t have too much control over the things that […]
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