Traditional Chinese Medicine

As per traditional Chinese medicine, cockroaches are useful to heal gastrointestinal- and respiratory-related diseases. They are especially great for the stomach, and can even help heal burns and ulcers. (Image: via   maxpixel  /  CC0 1.0)

A Farm Full of Cockroaches

An attack of the cockroaches could be a possibility in Xichang, a city located in Sichuan, Southwest China. That’s because the city houses a farm of 6 billion cockroaches that are bred for medicinal and pharmaceutical purposes. As per traditional…

Here are several ancient Chinese health tips that are inexpensive, simple to do, and believed to be very beneficial for health. (Image:  pixabay  /  CC0 1.0)

8 Ancient Chinese Tips for Long Life

Since the beginning of time, or so it seems, people have continually sought after the elusive dream of immortality, and this desire has resulted in many traditional techniques for longevity being passed down from generation to generation.

An unbalanced spine can cause problems that manifest as symptoms, Dr. Sun says, from asthma to headaches to arthritis, because the nerves all pass through the spine. (Image:  pixabay  /  CC0 1.0)

Acupuncture: A Natural Remedy for Pain

If you’re having eye problems, you need to see an ophthalmologist, if your sinuses are keeping you from sleep, you’ll want to see an otolaryngologist, and if you’re having heart problems, you’ll want to see a cardiologist, with plenty of…

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A Farm Full of Cockroaches

An attack of the cockroaches could be a possibility in Xichang, a city located in Sichuan, Southwest China. That’s because the city houses a farm of 6 billion cockroaches that…

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Medicinal Herb: Paris Polyphylla

Paris polyphylla is a herb that has long been regarded in traditional Chinese medicine as a great cure for fevers, burns, and for detoxification. In particular, it cures snakebites very…

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8 Ancient Chinese Tips for Long Life

Since the beginning of time, or so it seems, people have continually sought after the elusive dream of immortality, and this desire has resulted in many traditional techniques for longevity…

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Acupuncture: A Natural Remedy for Pain

If you’re having eye problems, you need to see an ophthalmologist, if your sinuses are keeping you from sleep, you’ll want to see an otolaryngologist, and if you’re having heart…

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Antibiotics Are Proven Ineffective for Coughs

As more research is done regarding so-called non-traditional healthcare, doctors and scientists are rediscovering old treatments that are increasingly supplanting today’s standard treatments for a number of conditions.

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Standing Still for Too Long? Try Burdock

Burdock is ranked as one of the most prescribed herbs used by Western herbalists. It has a broad range of applications, but it is most specifically indicated for sciatica and stimulation…

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Ginger: A Warming Herb

Ginger is an Asian herb that is particularly well known to us in the West. Over time, and with trial and error, its stimulating properties and piquant flavor have been…

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The Link Between Depression and Pain

Mind and matter are like the chicken and the egg — and pain, both emotional and physical, is no different. Healers and scientists have long known that mental factors and…

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Say Goodbye to Insomnia

Insomnia affects millions of individuals, their families, and communities. Sufferers have trouble falling asleep or staying asleep, or they wake up too early and are unable to get back to…

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Eat ‘Yang’ Food This Winter

According to traditional Chinese medicine, there is a close relationship between having nutritious food in the winter season and finding a balance between yin and yang.

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Food With ‘5 Colors’ Benefit Health the Most

In Chinese culture, food and medicine are closely related. The practice of traditional Chinese medicine places great emphasis on achieving balance in one’s body for the regeneration of the body’s…

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Cultivate Your Inner Fire

Within traditional Chinese medicine, there is the five element theory. It is believed that each season (fall, winter, spring, summer, and late summer) is connected to one of the five…