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The Yin Yang Theory

There are very few of us that have never heard of Yin Yang. The Taoist symbol for it was spread around the world in the ‘70 and still surround us  in form of millions of bumper stickers, wall posters and bad tattoos. The theory is less familiar to most of us but not any...
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The “Qi” Theory

The Theory of Life Force (Qi) is at the core of Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM). It proposes that everything in Nature is made of energy called Qi (“chee”). This energy animates live things but also inhabits material world (matter is described as “Qi taking shape”). In addition to being an “ingredient”...
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Acupuncture Theory

Acupuncture and The Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) is a result of thousands of years of study and observation. Like Western Medicine, it is a product of many different schools of thought and many different influences, among others: Taoist, Buddhist and Confucian. In the West, our approach to life has been to conquer the Earth and...
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