Chinese Medicine

TCM for Lupus

September 1, 2017

Eastern and Western Medicine Approaches Have Different Outcomes Since the protocols and scientific concepts that govern western medicine and traditional Chinese medicine vary greatly, I...

Traditional Chinese Medicine: Herbs, Acupuncture, and Exercise Clear Menstrual Pain and Discomfort

July 1, 2017

Menstrual pain (dysmenorrhea) is one of the most common gynecological problems that women face. According to Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) theory, women who suffer from...

Overcoming Guilt and Acknowledging Our True Feelings

June 1, 2017

Every animal is afraid of pain and will do anything to avoid it. It’s natural. But this avoidance creates a whole host of problems. In...

Herbs and Acupuncture Clear the Pain and Discomfort of Fibromyalgia

June 1, 2017

Fibromyalgia has now been recognized as a distinct disease entity by the World Health Organization and the American College of Rheumatology, and more physicians and...

How Acupuncture and Cupping Help to Ease Emotional Pain

May 1, 2017

In order to talk about any topic in Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), it’s imperative to first acknowledge the core of TCM, which is Qi or...

How Your Liver Makes You Angry

March 1, 2017

Chinese Medicine Explains How Depression, Anger, and Grief – are Linked to Cancer and Other Diseases Depression is a broad subject, and a condition which...

Asian Wisdom for Healing in the Darkest Season

December 2, 2016

“The four seasons were created for human beings to have the opportunity to capture the rapture of nature” – Dr. Raymond Hill Cameron In nature,...

TCM Approach To Prevent and Treat Cancer

November 1, 2016

The reasons for the formation of abnormal growth of cancer cells are complex and still not fully understood by the principles of Western medicine.  But...

Chinese Medicine: Telomeres & Longevity

November 1, 2016

Western Science Discovers Ancient Chinese Secret – Is it the New Fountain of Youth? The idea of a fountain of youth has been dreamed of...

Autumn is Lung Season: Breathe Easier with Chinese Medicine

October 1, 2016

Editor’s note: this article originally appeared in October 2008 issue and has been updated. As the humid days of summer give way to the brittle,...

Traditional Chinese Medicine for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

July 1, 2016

It is only in the last 10 years that western medicine practitioners in the United Kingdom have given recognition to Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS) –...

Herb Formulas and Dietary Therapy for Human Papillomavirus (HPV)

June 1, 2016

Traditional Chinese Medicine Human papillomaviruses (HPV) are a group of small DNA viruses of which there are more than 100 types that can infect the...

Traditional Chinese Medicine for Skin Conditions

April 1, 2016

Editor’s note: According to the Acne and Rosacea Society of Canada, two million Canadians are affected by rosacea, so April 2016 has been declared Rosacea...

TCM for Tranquility

March 1, 2016

Increase Your Energy, Vitality, and Productivity by Harnessing Stress Effectively “The secret of getting ahead is getting started. The secret of getting started is breaking...

Sleep Apnea – Holistic Approaches

February 1, 2016

In 2014, my partner and I decided to live together after three years of exhausting, yet rewarding, long distance travel between Ottawa and Hamilton. We...

Chinese Herbs for Mouth and Lip Sores

February 1, 2016

Natural relief for cold sores, cankers, and inflamed lips. Sores and skin rashes of all types cause us considerable discomfort, but none as much as...

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