Acupuncture, Chinese Medicine, Diseases, Evidence Based Chinese Medicine, For Patients, For Practitioners

Acupuncture Beats Drug For Endometriosis Relief

  source:  healthcmi.com   Researchers at Tongji University hospital compared acupuncture with standard drug therapy. Patients receiving acupuncture achieved a 92.0% total effective rate. Patients receiving mifepristone achieved a 52.0% total effective rate. Mifepristone, also known by its trademarked name RU-486, is a synthetic steroid that inhibits progesterone action and is used for the treatment… Read More Acupuncture Beats Drug For Endometriosis Relief

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Acupuncture Found Effective For Lumbar Disc Herniations

29 July 2017   source:  healthcmi.com Acupuncture combined with herbal medicine is effective for the treatment of lumbar disc herniations. Beijing Timber Factory Worker’s Hospital researchers investigated the effects of warm needle acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine on patients with lumbar disc herniations. The combined therapy produced a 69.2% total effective rate. Using warm needle acupuncture… Read More Acupuncture Found Effective For Lumbar Disc Herniations

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Acupuncture Beats Drug For Insomnia Relief

25 July 2017          Source:  HealthCMI.Com  Acupuncture outperforms drug therapy for the treatment of insomnia. Hangzhou Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine researchers compared the efficaciousness of auricular acupuncture with estazolam drug therapy for the treatment of insomnia in senior citizens. Estazolam achieved an 82.9% total effective rate and auricular acupuncture achieved a 91.4%… Read More Acupuncture Beats Drug For Insomnia Relief

Chinese Medicine, Diseases, For Practitioners, Herbal Medicine, Medical Translations

Clinical Experiences Using Chinese Medicine to Treat Chronic Gastritis -中医药治疗慢性胃炎的临床体会

中医药治疗慢性胃炎的临床体会 谢天佐 陈永祥 Clinical Experiences  Using Chinese Medicine to Treat Chronic Gastritis Xie Tian-zuo  Chen Yong-xiang Translated by:  J. Heaverlo & XU Zhi-jun   摘要 通过对慢性胃炎病因病机的认识及中医药治疗慢性胃炎的诊疗思路,联系临床所见病例,体会到临床运用健脾和胃,攻补兼施等综合调理方法可获良好的疗效。 Abstract: This thesis studies the disease causes and pathomechanisms of chronic gastritis.  It explores the methods of diagnosing and treating chronic gastritis with Chinese medicine, and cites clinical cases… Read More Clinical Experiences Using Chinese Medicine to Treat Chronic Gastritis -中医药治疗慢性胃炎的临床体会

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The Treatment of Acute Phases of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disorder (COPD) – 慢性阻塞肺病急性发作期的辨治要点

慢性阻塞肺病急性发作期的辨治要点 作者:周仲瑛 译者:何安杰  (美国谦益翻译公司) The Treatment of Acute Phases of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disorder Author:  ZHŌU Zhòngyīng       Translated by  J. Heaverlo & XU Zhi-jun 慢性阻塞性肺疾病 (COPD, 简称慢阻肺)是具有气流阻塞特征的慢性支气管炎和(或)肺气肿。气流阻塞进行性发展,但部分有可逆性, 可伴有气道高反应性。慢性支气管炎,某些支气管哮喘患者, 在疾病进程中发展为不可逆性气流阻塞, 当支气管哮喘与慢性支气管炎和(或)肺 气肿重叠存在或难以鉴别时,也列入慢性阻塞性肺疾病范围。在慢性阻塞性肺疾病发展过程中,根据病情可分为急性加重期和稳定期。急性加重期,患者在短期内咳 嗽,喘息加重,痰呈脓性或黏液脓性,量明显增加,可伴发热等炎性表现。稳定期,患者咳嗽,咳痰,气短等症状稳定或症状轻微。 Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disorder (C.O.P.D) is a condition that is characterized by an obstruction of the pulmonary airflow. It is commonly seen… Read More The Treatment of Acute Phases of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disorder (COPD) – 慢性阻塞肺病急性发作期的辨治要点

Chinese Medicine, For Patients, For Practitioners, Health Cultivation

Chinese Health Cultivation – Foundations for Balanced Living

J. Heaverlo M.S., L.Ac. As we move into the 21st century we are faced with new global health concerns. Our world’s population continues to increase.  Technology is creating sedentariness.  Processed foods are replacing natural foods. Because of our movement away from the natural world, diseases of excess type conditions are appearing at quickening rates. Disease… Read More Chinese Health Cultivation – Foundations for Balanced Living

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Study: Tai Chi relieves arthritis pain, improves reach, balance and well-being

Tai Chi originated in ancient China thousands of years ago and is now practiced throughout the world my millions of practitioners. It is both a martial art and a form of “movement meditation”. There are many styles and forms of tai chi. The 5 major styles are Wu, Chen, Yang, Wu, and Sun. Each style… Read More Study: Tai Chi relieves arthritis pain, improves reach, balance and well-being

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Xu Zhi-hua’s Treatment Of Dizziness During The Menstrual Cycle – 徐志华-经行头晕

徐志华 - 经行头晕 Xu Zhi-hua’s Treatment Of Dizziness During The Menstrual Cycle Translated by XU Zhi-jun & J. Heaverlo   经行前后或经期,出现头目眩晕,并伴随月经周期发作者,称 “经行头晕”。徐老着重于”无痰不作眩”,施用半夏天麻自术汤而获效. Dizziness may develop before, during or after the menstrual period.  When this occurs it is called “dizziness during menstrual cycle”.   Xu Zhi-hua emphasizes the concept “Without phlegm, there can be no dizziness”.  He… Read More Xu Zhi-hua’s Treatment Of Dizziness During The Menstrual Cycle – 徐志华-经行头晕