While these and other herbs are available in retail sale, it is recommended that you consult with a practitioner of Chinese herbalism for indications of use, formulations and dosage. There is potential for contradindication given one’s specific health status. There is also potential for toxicity when dosage is not appropriately monitored. Continue reading
The following are examples of 100’s of herbs used in Chinese Medicine. While these are available in retail sale, it is recommended that you consult a practitioner of Chinese herbalism regarding their appropriate use for any health concerns you have. Continue reading
The World Health Organization (WHO) and the National Institutes of Health (NIH) released a report called Acupuncture: Review and Analysis of Reports on Controlled Clinical Trials in 2003. A list of the conditions mentioned in that report are given below. … Continue reading
If you are in the Louisville area and are struggling with fibromyalgia, Jeffrey Russell, a practitioner of Chinese Medicine, can discuss the use of acupuncture and Chinese herbalism to improve your condition. He can be reached at his clinic, Abacus Chinese Medicine–Louisville Acupuncture and Chinese Herbal Medicine. Continue reading
In Chinese medicine, qi (chee) is the most fundamentally basic, or quantum vital force, that flows through all life. Chinese medicine works at the level of qi.Qi permeates all that is. It flows in the human body through the meridian system where acupuncture intervenes to heal and to maintain health. The meridian system has been known and mapped for millenia, however modern science is just now conceptualizing it.
there must be a harmonious Qi-Energy resonance between the painter, the act of painting, and what is painted—that is what grants life to a painting. Looking at such art brings the observer into this single unified experience. Continue reading
The doctrines of Chinese medicine are rooted in books such as the Yellow Emperor’s Inner Canon and the Treatise on Cold Damage, as well as in cosmological notions like yin-yang. Starting in the 1950s, these precepts were modernized in the … Continue reading
Depression is a common mental health problem. It affects people in all walks of life, in all different circumstances and from all different backgrounds. It is estimated that approximately 2/3 of all adults will struggle with depression at some point … Continue reading