Chinese Medicine for Pain

Chinese Medicine for Pain

 Chronic pain can come in many different forms. From joint pain to chronic headaches, pain is something that can be debilitating, impacting the overall quality of one’s life. It’s estimated that billions of people suffer from chronic pain worldwide. And, while a Western medicine approach 
Chinese Medicine For Fatigue – Why Am I Always Tired?

Chinese Medicine For Fatigue – Why Am I Always Tired?

Fatigue is a common complaint that affects people of all ages. It can be defined as having a lack of energy, both physically and mentally. It’s often referred to as a feeling of being run down or even exhausted. (1) While it’s common to feel 
What the colour of your period can tell you about your health

What the colour of your period can tell you about your health

Talking about menstrual blood is still considered a taboo topic but taking a look at the colour and reveals a lot about your overall health. Chinese Medicine places a huge importance on a women’s menstrual blood. The first step in diagnoses for a woman in 
Natural Treatment For Tinnitus With Chinese Medicine

Natural Treatment For Tinnitus With Chinese Medicine

Tinnitus is an uncomfortable condition that has been found to affect 1 in 7  people worldwide at some point in their lives. (1) Celebrities such as Susanna Reid, Coldplay singer Chris Martin and Black Eyed Peas star Will.i.am have suffered from Tinnitus (2)  It’s something 
Natural Remedies For Heartburn, Acid Reflux, and GORD

Natural Remedies For Heartburn, Acid Reflux, and GORD

What is heartburn? If you have a burning sensation in your chest and a bitter taste in your throat, you might be experiencing a heartburn. Heartburn (胃灼热 in Chinese) is a very common problem. It happens when the content of your stomach moves up to 
Uterine Fibroid : A Natural Chinese Medicine Approach

Uterine Fibroid : A Natural Chinese Medicine Approach

Illustration by Mathilde Cinq Mars Uterine Fibroids are growths that develop in or around the uterus and appear during the childbearing years often occurring in women aged 30 to 50. Uterine Fibroids may sound scary to many but these growth are made of muscle and fibrous 
Why is Cordyceps so expensive and its benefits

Why is Cordyceps so expensive and its benefits

It is reported by BBC that Cordyceps ( Ophiocordyceps Sinensis) is worth £16,000 per Kilo in 2016 (1) with the price increasing every year. It is often coined to be twice as expensive as gold.  So, what is the reason behind such high price? “Natural 
How to Treat Indigestion with Traditional Chinese Medicine

How to Treat Indigestion with Traditional Chinese Medicine

Indigestion is one of the most common talked about health complaints. It comes with symptoms such as bloating, acid reflux, upset stomach, and nausea. It’s an uncomfortable feeling that so many deal with on a regular basis. Unfortunately, modern medicine treats indigestion with medications that 
Incredible Uses Of Dong Quai  (Angelica Sinensis)

Incredible Uses Of Dong Quai (Angelica Sinensis)

 Dong Quai ( Angelica Sinensis ) is a popular herb used in Traditional Chinese Medicine that holds a number of health benefits. This herb is most commonly viewed as an herb to support women’s health. However, it can be beneficial for both men and women. 
How to prepare for the Autumn season with Traditional Chinese Medicine

How to prepare for the Autumn season with Traditional Chinese Medicine

Fall is in the air, which means you may be making some dietary and lifestyle changes to gear up for the cooler weather. As we transition from Summer to Autumn, there are also changes in nature. The leaves begin to change color, and with this