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Jun 27, 2017

Large Intestine Point 11, Quchi, Crooked Pond, Pool at the Crook

Large Intestine Point 11, Quchi, has to be one of THE main points for clearing Heat and Wind from the body, so absolutely great for many skin diseases. But Quchi does far more than that!

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Jun 27, 2017

Gallbladder 25, Jingmen, Capital Door

Gallbladder 25 is the 25th point along the primary channel of the Gallbladder, or Leg Shaoyang channel., helping with courage and breathing.

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Jun 26, 2017

Acupuncture for Weight Loss

How effective is acupuncture for weight loss? If it works, how does it work, how long does it work for, and which acupuncture points do the trick?

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Jun 24, 2017

External Heat and Cold

Presaging a bug, these External Heat and Cold Symptoms were noted repeatedly by ancient Chinese doctors as they learned to grapple and try to cure disease.

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Jun 24, 2017


Fire, the Spark of Life and Creativity. Chinese Medicine shows you how to Increase Human Warmth and Joy in Life.

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Jun 23, 2017

Phlegm After Eating

Do you get phlegm after eating, for instance so you have to clear throat mucus before speaking?

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Jun 23, 2017

Lung Phlegm with both Lung and Spleen deficiency

Lung Phlegm with both Lung and Spleen deficiency

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Jun 23, 2017

Lung Phlegm Heat

Lung Phlegm Heat describes both an acute chest infection but also a chronic condition, in the past usually treated with antibiotics though Chinese medicine has its own approach.

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Jun 23, 2017

Lung Phlegm Cold

Lung Phlegm Cold gives you a cough with runny watery mucus and spit, a chest that feel blocked, and a general sense of coldness and heaviness.

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Jun 23, 2017

Heart Phlegm Fire

Over-friendly, too boisterous, raucous, often abusive, becoming incoherent and sometimes bipolar or manic-depressive. That's Heart Phlegm Fire, or Phlegm Fire Harassing the Heart.

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Jun 23, 2017


Phlegm is what most of us don't want. Heavy and sticky, we're usually embarrassed to show it to others.

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Jun 16, 2017

Lung Point 4

Lung point 4 isn't used much but perhaps it's just out of fashion: it works fine, rather like Lung point 3.

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Jun 15, 2017

Internal Causes of Disease

How do you get ill? What might you be doing wrong? Here's what you need to know about internal causes of disease.

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Jun 15, 2017

Heart Blood Deficiency

Very common among young adults, but also tired old adults, Heart Blood deficiency is a great way to understand your health and find how to improve it!

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Jun 15, 2017

Yuck Phlegm

Yes, Yuck Phlegm! A book specially for anyone with chronic phlegm. Why you have it, and what to do about it. Very practical

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Jun 14, 2017

Acupuncture Point Location

Knowing where a particular acupuncture point location should be is one thing. Finding it is another and here's where you'll get help on this vital little matter!

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Jun 14, 2017

Lung Point 3

Lung Point 3 is a Window of Heaven point so can help regulate what the Chinese call the Spirit.

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Jun 14, 2017

Heart Qi Stagnation

With Heart Qi Stagnation, the Heart is unable to do its job effectively. Emotions get in the way of success.

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Jun 14, 2017

Liver and Kidney Yin Deficiency

Liver and Kidney Yin Deficiency happens after a period of woes and overwork.

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Jun 14, 2017

Lung Point 2

Lung Point 2, Yunmen, is nearly the same as Lung Point 1 and together they can be a powerful combination.

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