Tag Archives: TCM

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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TCM formula found effective against type 2 diabetes
Lai said he hoped that the study would help alter bias against traditional Chinese medicine, as it proves that some chronic diseases can be effectively treated with the integrated use of traditional Chinese and modern medicine. Liu Wei Di Huang Wan, ...
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Calgary's most vulnerable benefiting from ancient Chinese medicine
Now, with the help of a partnership between the Alex Community Health Clinic and the Canadian Institute of Traditional Chinese Medicine (CITCM), she's been able to access the service free of charge and said the change has been drastic. “The pain has ...
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More traditional Chinese medical professionals be introduced to Malaysia
More traditional Chinese medical professionals need to be introduced to put Chinese medicine industry in Malaysia onto a normal and healthy track, said President of Malaysian Chinese Medical Association Tan Khai Hee. Currently, good and bad ...
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