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Studies Show Gua Sha Therapy To Be An Ideal Treatment For Chronic Pain

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When it comes to instant relief of pain, there is growing evidence that gua sha, a traditional form of Chinese medicine in Winter Park in which the skin is scraped by a blunt instrument, can be quite effective.

Gua sha therapy is a 2,000-year-old form of treatment, used by Chinese mothers for generations as a domestic remedy to heal sick children. It is now used all over Southeast Asia by traditional Chinese medicine practitioners, and … Continue reading

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July 30th, 2019 at 12:56 pm

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The Role Of Chi In The Art Of Feng Shui

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Chi is one of those words that, like aloha in Hawaiian, can have more than one different meaning in modern English. Chi can mean breath, life force, or energy. It can also mean vapor, an attractive figurative variant of its original definition. Having said that, we immediately understand why this concept is extremely vital in understanding the art of feng shui.

Chi also can have a much larger meaning, one that is very much more … Continue reading

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July 30th, 2019 at 12:53 pm

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What Type Of Massage Therapeutic Technique Works Best For You?

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Do you suffer from variable blood pressure, back pain? If so, you ought to consult with a massage therapist. Just a simple basic massage can give you relief not only from chronic back pain but also from pain caused by injuries or wounds. Massage therapy can help you relax and sleep better especially if take it on a regular basis.

There are over a hundred forms of massage therapeutic techniques offered by health clubs and … Continue reading

Written by Valerie

July 23rd, 2019 at 5:40 am

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Traditional Chinese Medicine And Its Positive Effects On The Body

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As the name implies, Chinese medicine originated and is still being used in China. It continues to be the most popular choice among of certain individuals when it comes to addressing certain types of conditions and illnesses.

You can choose from a wide variety of Chinese medicines to help cure and treat some of the most common conditions. There are specific kinds of Chinese medicines that are widely used and very much sought after while … Continue reading

Written by Valerie

July 23rd, 2019 at 5:30 am

Qigong Can Help Cure And Even Reverse Osteoporosis

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If you are aware about the incapacitating bone disease known as osteoporosis, you’ll also realize that it is a chronic and incurable disease. You may be aware that this condition prevents calcium from being absorbed by the bones causing them to become brittle over time. Because of osteoporosis, your body cannot absorb calcium no matter how much of it you try to supplement your diet.

As a result of this disease, Joan Foo lost 40 … Continue reading

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July 16th, 2019 at 1:36 pm

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The Best Way To Approach Disease Is To Integrate Both TCM And Western Medicine Treatments Together

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No matter how alternative medicine appears to be, it is definitely anything but. TCM or Traditional Chinese Medicine which includes herbal medicine, Chinese physical therapy (tui na) and acupuncture has been practiced for millennia to assist in the treatment of the human body. But since it is not commercialized and most people are unfamiliar with it, it is often sidelined. We hope this article will give you a little understanding of what TCM is.

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Written by Valerie

July 16th, 2019 at 1:32 pm