Traditional Medicine

Combining Traditional Medicine With Natural Healing

Jan 14, 2015 |
Natural medicines made from herbs and plants have been around since the dawn of mankind. The advent of modern medicine has made natural healing less common. However, in recent decades, the interest in ... Read more

Meridians And Collaterals In TCM (Traditional Chinese Medicine) - What Is This Concept

Dec 10, 2014 |
Maybe you have heard about meridians before when people talk about acupuncture? Meridians are central to the TCM - traditional Chinese medicine theory of acupuncture. Now you can understand what they ... Read more

Holistic Healthcare versus Traditional Western Medicine

Dec 10, 2014 |
The Western medicine community recently asked the question: Will Alternative Healthcare, a.k.a. Holistic, Metaphysical, Energy or Mind, Body, Spirit healing and Western Medicine (WM) merge? This ... Read more

Traditional And Modern Medicine Compared

Dec 10, 2014 |
Medicine, the science of healing may have started during the pre-historic times as evidenced by records showing the ancient Greek and Babylonian medicine. Hippocrates, the Father of Medicine, laid ... Read more

The Differences Between Traditional and Alternative Medicine

Dec 10, 2014 |
There is a big difference between traditional and alternative medicine, but the goals are the same. Both styles of medical care are aimed at treating and preventing illness using very different ... Read more

Ayurveda for Weight Loss: The Traditional Medicine

Dec 10, 2014 |
Ayurveda for weight loss is a tradition in the Indian subcontinent, every household knows and uses several ayurvedic remedies for losing excess fat. In the recent years the western world also has ... Read more

Licorice Root

Apr 14, 2015 |
The word “licorice” is actually a corrupted version of its original Greek name Glukurrhiza, which means, literally, “sweet root.” Called “sweet stalk” in Sanskrit ... Read more

Smooth Move

Apr 14, 2015 |
Just about everyone experiences constipation occasionally—uncomfortable, embarrassing and a real damper on life. For gentle, overnight relief, we love our senna-based herbal tea.* Used for ... Read more

Houttuynia Cordata, Perilla Frutescens, Green Tea

Feb 2, 2015 |
Houttuynia Cordata In traditional Chinese medicine, houttuynia has pungent and slightly cold properties, and is associated with the Lung meridian. Its main functions are to clear heat and release ... Read more

Traditional Chinese Medicine Board

May 3, 2016 |
Statutory board created under the Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioners Act 2000. Maintains a registry of traditional Chinese medicine practitioners, provides accreditation, and regulates ... Read more