Chinese Medicine is an alternative to the standard way of treating diseases, ailments and symptoms. The use of herbs, acupuncture, cupping and massage can help to heal the inner and outside body.
In China many Chinese swear by the use of Chinese medicine, in the West it is getting more popular but still many people are weary of it.
This site is aimed at giving a bit more insight in the practice, the history of TCM and the application of these methods.
It's by no means an end resource but may help you on the way. Remember that Chinese Medicine may help treating your ailments but make sure you also consult your "normal" doctor
Chinese Herbs and Medicine Latest News
- Britain Establishes Chinese Medicine Institute ---
Britain is to establish a Confucius Institute for Chinese Medicine, the first in the world which offers courses in Chinese medicine. London South Bank University (LSBU) has negotiated terms of agreement with the Office of Chinese Language Council International, China (Hanban) to set up the Institute at its campus, according to officials of the University […]
- Chinese Herbs Helps Control Eczema ---
A mixture of five traditional Chinese herbs can help control and manage eczema, a study by researchers in Hong Kong suggests.
Considered a chronic condition, eczema is the inflammation of the upper layers of the skin that results in rashes, dryness, itching, flaking, even blistering and bleeding.
While there is no definitive cure for it in Western […]
- Why should I use Cordyceps ---
It is a Chinese mushroom
Used by TCM to protect the lungs and reproductive organs since ancient times
It balances Qi - which is the energy of live
A 64% success rate among men suffering from impotence
It brings relief to asthma sufferers
It increases the lung function
It improves athletic performance
It increases the memory
- Green Tea a Chinese Herb ? ---
One of the reasons why green tea has become so popular in recent years is because of the wide range of health benefits it’s been credited with.
These range from reducing the risk of cancer and treating multiple sclerosis, through to reducing the effects of cholesterol and increasing your metabolism. Japanese researchers have even claimed that […]