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10 min.
Traditional Chinese Medicine
Nov 18 2021
Using Traditional Chinese Medicine to Understand & Treat PCOS

How can we use traditional Chinese medicine to understand and treat PCOS?

Polycystic Ovary Syndrome is one of the biggest mysteries and confusing health diagnoses women currently face. It is commonly used as a blanket term to describe hormonal issues a w…

8 min.
Traditional Chinese Medicine
Apr 9 2021
The story behind the Chinese term for ‘nerve’

I originally wrote this in response to a colleague who suggested that the Chinese term for ‘nerve’, 神經 [shénjīng], implied that the Chinese conceived of this concept as meaning: ‘links of transmission (經) of spirit (神)’. Over the years I have shared it wi…

Demi Powell
6 min.
Traditional Chinese Medicine
Feb 1 2021
3 Herbs to Supercharge your Body

For thousands of years, medicinal herbs and plants have been used to heal and strengthen the body and mind. So much so, in fact, that researchers and scientists have taken great interest in studying their effects in recent decades. And while this has gene…

Demi Powell
9 min.
Traditional Chinese Medicine
Jan 14 2021
This ancient remedy is known to kill cancer cells

Black cumin seed oil stops cancer cell activity and can even kill some kinds of cancer cells. Scientific study has demonstrated that black seed oil (Nigella sativa) is a working treatment for cancer in animal research, and can be as effective as anti-canc…

Demi Powell
Traditional Chinese Medicine
Mar 29 2018
Eliminate Pain With Qi Gong

In this 3-minute video, internationally celebrated Qi Gong master, Lee Holden, shares how the practice of Qi Gong can restore balance and movement to the body.

He also reveals an easy exercise that anyone can do, to reduce headaches, back pain, and more.…

Ernest Osborne
3 min.
Traditional Chinese Medicine
Mar 29 2018
Celebrities Swear By Acupuncture — An Ancient Technique and a Perfect Beauty Treatment

Sometimes, we do bonkers things to look beautiful and improve our skin, but is sticking needles in your face going too far?

Acupuncture, the practice of sticking said needles into your body, is an ancient Chinese medical practice that has been alleged to…

Floyd Mann
5 min.
Traditional Chinese Medicine
Oct 25 2017
How Traditional African Medicine Can Heal The Modern World

African traditional medicine is the oldest, and perhaps the most assorted, of all therapeutic systems. Africa is considered to be the cradle of mankind with a rich biological and cultural diversity marked by regional differences in healing practices. Afri…

Anita Kelley
1 min.
Traditional Chinese Medicine
Mar 29 2018
Put Ice on this Point Twice Daily and Enjoy Amazing Results

Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) originated in ancient China and has evolved over thousands of years. TCM practitioners use herbal medicines and various mind and body practices, such as acupuncture and tai chi, to treat or prevent health problems.

In t…

Angel Alvarez
2 min.
Traditional Chinese Medicine
Mar 29 2018
How Chinese medicine could fix slumped spines of smartphone generation

Prolonged use of mobile phones, playing games for hours and slouching can affect development of spine, says leading practitioner Lam Chung.

Traditional Chinese medicine could hold the key to treating an increasing number of children and teenagers with ab…

Tracy Campbell
4 min.
Traditional Chinese Medicine
Mar 29 2018
Can western science help us to understand Chinese medicine?

If you’ve seen a practitioner of Chinese medicine you’ve probably heard the simple explanation of how it works. Qi (energy) moves through your body along lines of energy called meridians. When it moves smoothly, all is well. When it starts to accumulate i…

Tracy Campbell
11 min.
Traditional Chinese Medicine
Mar 29 2018
Alternative Medicine Finally Becoming More Mainstream

Proponents say integrative and holistic treatments such as acupuncture and diet are finally being recognized and accepted by the traditional medical world.

There was a time not so long ago when the term “alternative medicine” conjured up visions in many …

Floyd Mann
5 min.
Traditional Chinese Medicine
Mar 29 2018
SCIENCE IS FINALLY PROVING THE EXISTENCE OF MERIDIAN POINTS THROUGHOUT THE HUMAN BODY

It may seem counterintuitive, but there are many instances where science can actually hold us back from new discoveries and knowledge. Unfortunately, mainstream science is quick to discount anything which cannot be physically seen or felt, making notions …

Floyd Mann
6 min.
Traditional Chinese Medicine
Mar 29 2018
How Traditional Chinese Medicine Was Awarded Its First Nobel Prize

A Chinese scientist who pioneered a malaria treatment for Chinese troops fighting in the Vietnam War has won the Nobel Prize for Medicine.

Tu Youyou spearheaded a secret programme set up by Chairman Mao to see if traditional Chinese herbal cures could re…

Anita Kelley
44 min.
Traditional Chinese Medicine
Mar 29 2018
How to Naturally Prevent and Cure Heart Disease: A Detailed Guide

No health topic is more important, more full of misinformation, and more complex than this one. This report tackles the four most common conditions associated with “heart disease”: hypertension, stroke, coronary heart disease, and congestive heart failure…

Richard Warren
1 min.
Traditional Chinese Medicine
Mar 29 2018
Study Reveals How Chinese Skullcap Makes Anti-Cancer Compounds

A new study, published in the journal Science Advances, has revealed how the popular Chinese herbal remedy Huang-Qin (Scutellaria baicalensis) — also known as the Chinese skullcap — produces compounds which may help to treat cancer and liver diseases.

Ch…

Richard Warren
3 min.
Traditional Chinese Medicine
Mar 29 2018
The Tongue Is a Map of the Body in Chinese Medicine

Your tongue does more than just taste food and articulate words. According to traditional Chinese medicine, it is also a convenient diagnostic tool.

Before X-rays, MRIs, and CT scans, ancient doctors had other methods to examine the internal health of th…

Tracy Campbell
1 min.
Traditional Chinese Medicine
Mar 29 2018
Doctors Have No Explanation: This Natural Remedy Cures Arthritis, Sciatica, and Destroys Cancer Cells

The traditional Chinese medicine has used the combination of honey and cinnamon for thousands of years, and this mixture has a long tradition of use as a homemade medicine.

Honey is one of the healthiest foods on the planet, while cinnamon is one of the …

Maria Carter
1 min.
Traditional Chinese Medicine
Mar 29 2018
The Amazing Health Benefits of This Mushroom, Including Weight Loss, Are Proven By Science

The study, published in Nature Communications, suggested , slowed weight gain by altering bacteria in the gut.

The researchers suggested the mushroom could eventually be used in the treatment of obesity.

Experts said the science was good, but putting mu…

Yolanda Hall
2 min.
Traditional Chinese Medicine
Mar 29 2018
This Chinese Herb is a Powerful Natural Anti-Depressant, Improves Memory and Aids Weight Loss

The Chinese herb XingPiJieYu has been found to reduce the effects of chronic unpredictable stress, while also improving learning and memory, according to a new study.

Depression is a mental health condition characterized by a pervasive low mood and the l…

Yolanda Hall
3 min.
Traditional Chinese Medicine
Mar 29 2018
This Ancient Medical System Cannot Offer A Superficial Relief — It Gets to the Bottom of Health Issues

The year was 1986, and the Chicago Bears were preparing for the Super Bowl. But their star quarterback, the outspoken Jim McMahon, had a left buttock and hip bruise that hampered his throwing and running.

Nothing had improved his condition suffered from …

Bobbie Hayes
2 min.
Traditional Chinese Medicine
Mar 29 2018
Depression: How It Was Treated Historically Since Ancient Times

Historical documents written by philosophers, and healers throughout the ages point to the ancient ways of treating depression, one of the most profound and debilitating illnesses one can have. This prominence disease was initially called “melancholia” at…

Ian Hoffman
2 min.
Traditional Chinese Medicine
Jun 16 2017
This Herb is a Powerful Anti-Depressant. It Also Improves Memory and Aids Weight Loss

The Chinese herb XingPiJieYu has been found to reduce the effects of chronic unpredictable stress, while also improving learning and memory, according to a new study.

Depression is a mental health condition characterized by a pervasive low mood and the l…

Demi Powell