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Feng Shui Remedies To Offset The Negative Chi In Your Home

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As per the principles of yin and yang, as there are Feng Shui violations, so too are there remedies that can be used to neutralize the adverse effects of negative chi. Those aids pertain to the internal, external, and historical, factors of a structure.

For every Feng Shui violation that concerns the outside factors and history of a structure, there is a corresponding remedy. It can be a rapid development of a structure on a … Continue reading

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December 25th, 2018 at 5:13 am

The Re-Emergence of Gua Sha Therapy In China

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Scraping therapy or gua sha therapy started out as a form of folk medicine in China. Wei Yi Lin, a doctor whole lived during the Yuan Dynasty wrote a book called the Effective Formulas Handed Down for Generations. In the book, the doctor wrote, “Use wet hemp to scrape the surface of the knee, wrist, neck, and elbow until there is only slight bleeding of the skin. Clothe the body with quilts and thick clothing … Continue reading

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December 25th, 2018 at 5:07 am

What Is Oriental Medicine?

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The system of healthcare that aims to treat the individual as a whole is known as Oriental medicine. As all holistic health approaches do, Oriental medicine, which includes TCM or traditional Chinese medicine, Tuina massage, acupressure, herbal medicine, and acupuncture, is designed to balance the spirit, body, and mind. These treatment modalities have already been in use even before the advent of modern civilization. In truth, Oriental medicine predates Christ’s birth by about five millennia.… Continue reading

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December 18th, 2018 at 12:01 pm

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What To Expect In An Auricular Acupuncture Treatment

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Stimulating auricular acupuncture points is one way to stimulate the body in order to overcome a disease.

Ear or auricular acupuncture in Cleveland is a specialized alternative treatment in which acupuncture points on the auricle or outer ear are activated with disposable, small and sterile needles to treat a wide range of chronic problems. In the therapy, the ear is viewed as a microcosm of the body with the auricle representing an inverted fetus in … Continue reading

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December 18th, 2018 at 11:58 am

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Cupping Therapy For The Treatment Of Lung And Respiratory Conditions

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Perhaps, a lot of people may already know a handful of the more popular treatments of TCM or traditional Chinese medicine. These may likely include herbal medicine, massage, and acupuncture in Walla Walla. But are you aware that there exists a lesser-known plan of treatment called cupping therapy that can help alleviate scores of illnesses?

Cupping therapy involves the application of small jars or cups to the skin to suction dirty blood and heat … Continue reading

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December 11th, 2018 at 1:05 pm

Cultivation Of Morality In Chinese Philosophy

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One thing anyone can say about Chinese philosophy is that it just didn’t have an effect on a chosen few in the Western world who desire it as a philosophy. It has influenced and involved various cultures for thousands and thousands of years whether they have embraced it or not. While this introduction may not be so flattering, they are realities that, when taken into account, can have significant consequences for the topic at hand, … Continue reading

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December 11th, 2018 at 12:59 pm

Chinese Yoga And Its Effects On Our Spiritual, Physical, And Mental Health

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In life, we’ve all experienced moments where we become overpowered by the shadow feelings of anger, disappointment, heartache, despair, or sadness.

Yet, most people load these feelings deep inside their bodies and ignore them, unaware that the energy or frequency of these emotions can affect their spiritual, physical, and mental health.

For people who are always on the go, they may find it a bit difficult to concentrate on any one thing for very long … Continue reading

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December 4th, 2018 at 2:40 am

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Chinese Style Home Remedies For Coughing

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There are several home remedies for coughing. Actually, there’s an assortment of natural cough remedies to choose from depending on the kind of cough you have. They all are eff ective, safe, and easy to create. One such method is a first rate breathing technique to boost the effects of the other remedies. This breathing technique saturates your system with fresh oxygen and clears your airways and lungs. Of course, in order to give these … Continue reading

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December 4th, 2018 at 2:35 am