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The Nobel Prize and Traditional Chinese Medicine

Youyou Tu, a researcher in Traditional Chinese Medicine, received the Nobel Prize in Medicine in 2015 for development of the anti-malarial drug Artemisinin. It is said to save 100,000 lives a year. Attributing her inspiration to ancient Chinese medical texts, Tu has … Continue reading

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Chinese Herbalism–Ancient Roots

Chinese herbalism is most often credited to the study of plants done by Shen Nung (Shennong, Shen Nong) who is believed to have been a Chinese Emperor that lived from 2737BC to 2698BC. Traditional stories portray him as a sage man … Continue reading

Jeffrey Russell, Acupuncturist and Chinese Herbalist

  Jeffrey Russell, M.S., D.O.M., is an acupuncturist and Chinese herbalist licensed both nationally and in the state of Kentucky. He completed his four-year Chinese medical degree at the Academy of Chinese Culture and Health Science in Oakland, CA. Jeffrey … Continue reading

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Acupuncture Applications

Jeffrey Russell practices results-oriented, Chinese integrative medicine in his clinic, Abacus Chinese Medicine, in Louisville, KY. His training includes Tung style acupuncture. Master Tung Ching Chang has been referred to as the greatest acupuncture technician who ever lived. He was … Continue reading