Tag Archives: Dystrophy

Acupuncture Plus TCM Helps Muscular Dystrophy Patients
Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) improves patient outcomes for patients with Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD). Researchers from Zhengzhou Children's hospital combined acupuncture, far infrared therapy, TCM tuina massage, ...
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Mortar and pestle technology still in use at some pharmacies
... years to grind herbs, foods, medicines, and cosmetics. "We still have in chemistry iron mortars and pestles. If you go to Mexico you can get one made out of lava and rock," Alexander said. Brass mortars and pestles are used for traditional Chinese ...
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Traders of “red ivory” from rare birds are arrested in Indonesia
This increase is driven by demand from China, where it is used in traditional medicines or fashioned into valuable souvenirs. On the black market, a casque can sell for around $ 1,000. Online suppliers call it “red ivory” after its color before it is ...
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