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Stella Stoufer 20/Sep/2018

Traditional Chinese Medicine Food Therapy - Introduction

Proper nutrition in the form of lifestyle diet habits are key to promoting well-being and for treating disharmonies in the body. 

Dietary therapy is often quite effective at treating common pathologies based on an Oriental Medicine diagnosis like qi deficiency or blood deficiency, but sometimes dietary therapy alone may not be enough. This is often seen in diagnoses like qi stagnation or blood stasis. Dietary therapy can, however, be an excellent supplemental therapy used in conjunction with other Oriental Medicine modalities like acupuncture and herbal prescriptions. The dietary principles discussed here can be applied to any type of cuisine worldwide.

Chelsea Li 10/Jul/2018

Acupuncture: A Reliable Option for Migraine Prevention And Treatment

When one considers all the stresses that come from living in a busy sprawling city like Houston, it is no wonder that many Houstonians suffer from migraines or are prone to migraines.

Here at ACU4U, Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine Clinic, we are preventing and treating migraines through acupuncture. Our impressive patients’ success stories and reviews are are backed up by these clinical trials that demonstrated the effectiveness of acupuncture as a prophylaxis, or preventative treatment, of migraine.

Nancy Johnson 18/Jun/2018

Battlefield Acupuncture

Battlefield Acupuncture” used by the US Military to provide immediate relief for acute and chronic pain, without restriction or opioids.

Benjamin Hsu 24/Mar/2018

Common Misunderstandings of Traditional Chinese Medicine

 

Many years back, I remember there were articles claiming Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) were nothing but scams, or claiming that TCM was not scientific or worthy to pay attention to. These are misunderstandings.

Benjamin Hsu 24/Mar/2018

The Meaning Behind The Idiom

 

同病異治 — Same disease, different treatments.

異病同治 — Different diseases, same treatment.

Doesn’t this idiom sound confusing or crazy? Let’s take a look at the context and how common this concept occurs in Traditional Chinese Medicine.

Thuy Kim Nguyen 24/Mar/2018

Brief History of Acupuncture in Traditional Chinese Medicine

Acupuncture has been around for more than 5000 years. It is a common alternative practiced in China and Asian countries. Recently, it has become more accepted in the Western states. The World Health Organization (WHO) and the National Institute of Health (NIH) has recognized acupuncture as an effective alternative treatment for various conditions.