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Jan 19, 2020


Meditation is recognized as a potent technique for health and sanity. Different from prayer, but powerful.

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Jan 19, 2020

Nutritive and Defensive Qi disharmony

Nutritive and Defensive Qi disharmony - what happens when your immune system can't rest. Western medicine can't help.

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Jan 19, 2020

Liver Blood Stasis

Painful periods are often due to Liver Blood Stasis, but treating it helps many other conditions.

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Jan 19, 2020

Latent Heat

Why do many modern diseases occur? Because of what Chinese medicine calls 'Latent Heat'. Like a terrorist cell, it lurks unobtrusively, waiting for the call to action.

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Jan 19, 2020

Heart and Lung Qi Deficiency

If Heart and Lung Qi deficiency affect you, then you've probably had some major grieving or sadness at some point, then overworked!

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Jan 19, 2020

Chronic Disease

Why do we get chronic disease? Often it's because we've stopped our bodies doing what they're designed to do.

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Jan 19, 2020

Greater Yin stage, Tai Yin syndrome

Although this Greater Yin stage is the fourth of the Six stages, quite a lot of people get here by other means. It's not uncommon.

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Jan 18, 2020

Stomach Qi Stagnation

If you've ever eaten on-the-go and regretted it afterwards, you probably had Stomach Qi Stagnation. What is it and how does it work?

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Jan 18, 2020

Lung Phlegm with both Lung and Spleen deficiency

Lung Phlegm with both Lung and Spleen deficiency

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Jan 18, 2020

External Causes of Disease

External Causes of Disease, or external pathogenic factors, make us ill. Chinese medicine worked out how to treat them 2000 years before the West discovered bacteria!

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Jan 18, 2020

How Does Acupuncture Work?

If you are wondering just how does acupuncture work, here's where you'll find the latest and the earliest ideas. Modern science doesn't easily adapt itself to Chinese medicine: how could it?

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Jan 18, 2020

Stomach Qi Rebels

You gulp your food, then your Stomach Qi Rebels, and it all wants to come up again! What to do?

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Jan 17, 2020

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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Jan 17, 2020

What Is Acupuncture?

What is acupuncture, and what are the facts? What happens when your acupuncturist treats you, using acupuncture needles or with acupressure?

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Jan 17, 2020

Acupuncture Medicine

What Is Acupuncture Medicine and how does it explain and treat a host of diseases?

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Jan 16, 2020

Remaining Pathogenic Factor

Why is a remaining pathogenic factor like a burglar? What are its symptoms? What can you do about it?

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Jan 16, 2020

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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Jan 16, 2020

Lung Dryness

Lung dryness usually occurs after you've lived in hot or dry places, though bad eating habits contribute.

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Jan 16, 2020

Gallbladder Deficiency

Gallbladder Deficiency. Helping people with this would enable clearer, sharper decisions the world over, therefore better lives.

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Jan 16, 2020

Bright Yang Stage or Yang Ming Stage of Disease

The Bright Yang stage is when your body mounts a tremendous attack on an invader such as Cold.

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