What is Qi, Blood & Essence? 气, 血, 精是什么?

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Qi, blood and body fluid: the essential substances for life activities, flow constantly inside the body and all originate from the viscera. They are produced by Qi-transforming activities of the viscera and infused into the viscera to nourish the organs and tissues of the body.

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Yin and Yang 阴阳

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The quintessential foundation of Chinese Medicine and Chinese culture.

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The Five Elements 五行

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Fire, Earth, Metal, Water, and Wood. The theory of five elements painted a splendid picture in ancient Chinese culture and later became one of the most important components in the system of TCM.

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What Are Meridians? 什么是经络?

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“The twelve meridians control human life, yet they are the place where disease can live. If disease starts in the meridians, the physician can use the meridians to treat the root cause of disease.” —— Huang Di Nei Jing, 475-221 BC

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TCM Organ and Organ Imbalances

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In TCM, the concept of “organs” is a little different from that of the biomedical perspective. TCM organs are not just physical parts of a body, but functional systems that can house imbalances, interact with each other, and signal the root causes of illnesses. We want to guide you to think about organs in a holistic way, instead of compartmentalizing them.

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Lifestyle Factors and Your Wellbeing

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We cannot limit ourselves to treating merely a disease. We must go further and deeper, and examine our life choices and processes to understand the causative factors and then do progressive work from there.
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