Zhang Zhongjing

Zhang Zhongjing (Chinese: 張仲景; 150—219), formal name Zhang Ji (张机), was an Eastern Han dynasty physician and one of the most eminent Chinese physicians...

Ten Enchanting Facts About the Healing Power of Acupuncture

Acupuncture is a therapy that is renowned all over the world for its healing powers and the positive effects it leaves on the body. Acupuncture...

Traditional Chinese Medicine Education

Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) has been around for thousands of years. Although the first recorded history of Traditional Chinese Medicine dates back over two...

Four pillars of TCM diagnosis

Diagnosis by Looking (Observation) Observing and tuning in to a patient's Shen (spirit) is particularly important to help determine the overal state and prognosis of...

My Mission to Record the History of China’s Leper Colonies

Due to medical advances, the number of Chinese living with leprosy has declined dramatically, but the struggles and stories of earlier generations of patients...

How One Company Brought Traditional Chinese Medicine To The Modern World And Made Billions

The aerosol cans rolling along an assembly line at a Yunnan Baiyao factory in southwest China tell you everything you need to know about...

Health starts from mind (2)

As a human being, no one can avoid birth, old age, sickness, and death. Children going to school, adults going to work; family life, in...

Chinese Medical Classics

The Yellow Emperor's Internal Classic The Yellow Emperor's Internal Classic, or Internal Classic for short, whose author is unknown, is the earliest medical classic in...

Gain Energy & Improve Overall Health with Traditional Chinese Herbs

Since 2015, China’s goals to achieve a majority of health targets have already met the U.N.’s objective for 2030. Such goals include reducing the...

Eight principles of diagnosis

The process of determining which actual pattern is on hand is called 辩证 ( biàn zhèng, usually translated as "pattern diagnosis", "pattern identification" or "pattern discrimination"). Generally,...

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