DISEASES
>>TCM and Health >>BLOG>>Traditional Chinese Medicine
  • What Is the Difference between Traditional Chinese Medicine and Western Medicine?
    The main difference between Traditional Chinese Medicine and Western medicine is that Traditional Chinese Medicine seeks holistic treatment, while western medicine focuses on the specific part of the problem.....
    Tags:
    Author: John
    Date: 2020/1/13 17:15:58
  • Precautions to be taken before seeing herbalist
    Look, listen, question and feel the pulse are four diagnostic methods of TCM. However, duo to the neglect of some specifics before seeing herbiest, a large number of people get an inaccurate diagnosis. Therefore, what precautions people need to pay attention to before seeing herbalist?....
    Tags: herbalist
    Author: John
    Date: 2014/11/24 10:05:38
  • Four diagnostic methods in traditional Chinese medicine
    In Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), four methods of diagnosis are the basic methods of diagnosing illness. The four diagnostic methods refer to wang, wen, wen, qie, namely observation, auscultation and olfaction, inquiry and pulse feeling and palpation. And in this article, I will show some basic information of these four diagnostic methods.....
    Tags: traditional Chinese medicine,diagnostic methods,Observation,Auscultation and olfaction,Inquiry,Pulse
    Author: John
    Date: 2014/9/26 9:49:59
  • Poria Cocos
    Poria cocos, also called Poria, Tuckahoe, Indian bread or Fu-Ling in Chinese, is a famous home-grown bulk Chinese herb. It is a fungus in the Polyporaceae family and a wood-decay fungus but has a terrestrial growth habit.This mushroom has a soft texture with a sweet flavor when used in cooking. The Poria cocos is usually dried and used in Traditional Chinese Medicines.....
    Tags: Poria Cocos,Diuretic effect,Anti-inflammatory effect,Effects on the digestive system
    Author: John
    Date: 2014/9/2 10:51:56
  • Cordate Houttuynia
    Houttuynia cordata is a perennial growing to 0.6 m (2ft) by 1 m (3ft 3in) at a fast rate. In the southwestern Chinese provinces of Yunnan, Guizhou, and Sichuan, the roots are used as a root vegetable and are known as. The leaves are also consumed because they taste unique and play the important role in the Traditional Chinese Medicines.....
    Tags: cordate houttuynia,Medicinal value,traditional Chinese medicines,Edible value
    Author: John
    Date: 2014/8/28 10:33:06
  • Chinese Yam
    The root of Chinese Yam contains diosgenin, mucilage, choline, starch, sugar, protein, free amino acids, abscisin, vitamin C, amylase, and so on. Therefore, it plays an important role in the health care and TCM.....
    Tags: Chinese Yam,the medicinal value,the edible value
    Author: John
    Date: 2014/8/26 11:13:52
  • Angelica Sinensis
    Dong quai root is harvested and made into tablets, powders, and other medicinal forms. It has been used for more than a thousand years as a spice, tonic, and medicine in China.It is still used often in Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), where it is usually combined with other herbs.....
    Tags: Angelica Sinensis,Dong quai,female ginseng,female ginseng
    Author: John
    Date: 2014/8/20 11:27:43
  • Zingiber officinale
    Zingiber officinale is best known as the source of the pungent, aromatic spice called ginger. This spice is produced from the rhizome (underground stem) of the plant. Obtained by the Greeks and Romans from Arab traders, it was one of the first oriental spices to arrive in Europe.....
    Tags: Zingiber officinale
    Author: John
    Date: 2014/8/11 23:03:13
  • Peach Kernel
    Latin name: Semen persicae Chinese name: tao ren Introduction: As a powerful Herbal Supplementation, peach is known for its miraculous curative effect. The fruit stone is taken out and broken to get the kernel after a ripe peach is picked, then it is dried in the sunlight. After dried, the peach kernel needs to be broken into small pieces when it is used in herbal medicine. Properties: Bitter and sweet in flavour, neutral in nature, peach kernel plays an important role in t....
    Tags: Peach Kernel,herbal medicine
    Author: John
    Date: 2014/8/7 10:41:56
  • Brief introduction of four natural treatments
    Natural therapy, known as naturopathy, is a therapeutic method that focuses on preventing diseases and enhancing body self-healing ability. The core of Natural therapy is healthy treating. Materials or methods that related to human directly like food, air, water, sunshine, gym, etc. are applied by natural therapy. And here are four commonly used natural therapies.....
    Tags: natural treatment
    Author: John
    Date: 2014/8/5 15:54:20