Complementing High-Tech Medicine: The Benefits of TCM

Posted by Kenny Liang on Dec 12, 2017 3:37:59 PM

 As health care and medicine get more and more high tech, and seemingly removed from the actual body of the patient, there has been a quiet return to more holistic and natural ways to diagnose and care for patients--the type of medicine invented by the Chinese thousands of years ago, and still practiced today. 

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How TCM can help you Maintain a healthy weight among rising obesity rates

Posted by Kenny Liang on Dec 12, 2017 12:48:33 PM

For the past couple of years obesity has been on the rise in Australia. In 2011-2012, the Australian Bureau of Statistics reported that 62.8% of Australians were overweight or obesity. In 2014-2015, the percentage increased to 63.4%. With obesity on the rise, Australians are trying to create solutions to make a healthier lifestyle more simple and attainable. Traditional Chinese Medicine is one solution that will help Australians combat obesity and discover the cause of obesity. 

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Acupuncture for Pain: Don't Let the Opioid Epidemic Needle You

Posted by Kenny Liang on Dec 12, 2017 10:53:18 AM

Australia is on the brink of an opioid overdose epidemic that threatens to rival that of the one now raging in the United States, where nearly 100 people a day die from opioid overdose. Not even car accidents kill that many.  In Australia, deaths from opioid overdoses have more than doubled since 2007. A quarter of these deaths involve young people aged from about 25 to 35. 

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Why Choose a Career in Traditional Chinese Medicine?

Posted by Kenny Liang on Nov 25, 2017 5:58:02 PM

Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) is rapidly growing in popularity and has already proven to be one of the most highly sought-after alternatives to traditional, pharmaceutical medicine that is commonly practiced in many Western cultures. While students who major in TCM may have more narrow field of choices for employment than other traditional health science graduates, there are still plenty of job options available to students who choose to study TCM.

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The Patter of Little Feet: How Acupuncture Can Help Add to Your Family

Posted by Kenny Liang on Nov 25, 2017 5:02:56 PM

The inability to conceive a child can be a source of much sorrow for a couple. Sometimes there is no apparent reason for the problem, and that just makes it harder. But there is hope. Acupuncture has an amazing ability to help couples conceive and is fast becoming a recognised and effective method for treating infertility. 

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Remedial Massage Therapy in Traditional Chinese Medicine

Posted by Kenny Liang on Nov 25, 2017 2:50:10 PM

Traditional Chinese Medicine is an ancient combination of therapies that address internal imbalances that lead to illness and disease. These imbalances are often caused by an external stimulus like injury or stress. Remedial massage is one traditional Chinese method that specifically addresses injury-related imbalances. 

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The Evolution of High Tech Acupuncture

Posted by Kenny Liang on Nov 6, 2017 12:11:26 AM

Scientists and practitioners have built a strong case for the use of traditional Chinese acupuncture. Over the last three decades, research has continued to confirm the extensive benefits of this therapy. Expanding on acupuncture's proven effectiveness as an analgesic, exciting new developments combine acupuncture with other technologies to advance medical treatment plans.

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Nuanced Benefits of Traditional Chinese Acupuncture

Posted by Kenny Liang on Nov 5, 2017 11:51:18 PM

With a background exceeding 3000 years, acupuncture remains among the more familiar therapies of Traditional Chinese Medicine. Promoting self-healing, a trained acupuncturist stimulates precise body parts targeted by inserting sterile needles. While the much-publicized opioid addiction epidemic inspires intense research, crystallizing acupuncture's benefits, its application to other ills defies overestimation.

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Acupuncture as Pain Management for Severe Headaches

Posted by Kenny Liang on Nov 5, 2017 9:20:15 PM

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A Review of Acupuncture in Cancer Treatment Programs

Posted by Kenny Liang on Nov 5, 2017 8:45:54 PM

Cancer is a treacherous disease that devastates individuals and families. While medical advancements have increased the survival rate for many forms of cancer, the individuals affected must still deal with the pain and side effects of aggressive treatment plans and recovery. Fortunately, proponents of Traditional Chinese Medicine have long known that acupuncture is an effective analgesic, and there is an increasing collection of data that supports this practice. 

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