In Chinese medicine, prevention and healing go hand in hand – they knew just as we know: healthy people rarely get sick. It is why Chinese used to treat and charge for it when the patient was well and the patient would get free treatment if they got sick. Every doctor in Chinese medicine uses… Continue reading five tools of Chinese medicine
We are at the peak of western medicine development, incorporating the most advanced technologies into our vaccines, drugs and surgical procedures. But we as people are not healthier and judging by the explosion of obesity and lifestyle diseases, humans are less healthy then we used to be. Our state of health in general leaves a… Continue reading why add Chinese medicine to our medicine cabinet?
Chinese say “in the body, there is either ease or dis-ease” and the fact that in English language disease is a synonym for illness shows that western civilization used to know this too. Prolonged exposure to stress has devastating effects on our health yet little is done by our medical establishment to address this issue.… Continue reading stress
Chinese Medicine theory combines with Chinese Philosophy to create a unified view of the Universe and humans’ place in it. All is integrated instead of segregated, as we do in the West. Three fundamental laws are shared between the philosophy and medicine. The First Law is the law of Chi that states that everything is… Continue reading health and energy in Chinese medicine
Every language has an expression that goes like “today, I have no energy” and all humans understand it. This is not a scientific declaration, in fact: our science struggles to explant what this means. Explaining the emotion of Love creates a similar problem from western scientific point of view. Ancient Chinese Medicine offers not just… Continue reading twelve organs that make, move and store energy
The Five Element Acupuncture (FEA) is a result of thousands of years of study and observation. Like western medicine, it is a combination of many different schools of thought and many different influences, in it’s case: Taoist, Buddhist and Confucian thought. In the West, our approach to life has been to conquer the Earth and… Continue reading Fundamentals of Acupuncture Theory
This is such a common question but the answer is rarely heard. Our bodies know how to create and heal themselves, in vast majority of humans we see a perfect growth (10 fingers, 10 toes and all the rest) from embryo until 20 years of age. It is one of Nature’s greatest miracles that more… Continue reading What can Acupuncture heal?
If you are at Needleit.com, it may already be clear to you why we should learn and practice Acupuncture. If its not, here are just a few reasons: Acupuncture treats the problem – not just the symptom. It will not just remove your migraine, it will remove all of your future migraines and while treating… Continue reading Why practice Acupuncture?
What is going on here? Don’t we have hundreds of Acupuncture sites and dozens of blogs? Is enough ever really enough any more?! I am sorry to disagree but while there is lots of great stuff out there, I can’t seem to find the site I like going to to get the basic and simple… Continue reading Another Acupuncture Blog!?