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Archives: February 2010

How To Live in Harmony With Winter

Shaping your life in the middle of winter is different than the same task would be in summer. We have just entered the year of the Tiger, being a smart cat means knowing when to pounce and when to be still. Winter is a time to be still, so the new beginnings might not be: Read More

Posted By: tcm007 on February 28, 2010

Acupuncture for Depression During Pregnancy

Reuters Health, The Wall Street Journal. and WebMD all reported that acupuncture can be an effective treatment for depression in pregnant women. As many as 14% of pregnant women are thought to develop a significant depression at some point during their pregnancy say the researchers at Stanford University Medical Center. I know from my own: Read More

Posted By: tcm007 on February 25, 2010

Easy Suggestions To Improve Your Heart Health

February is the American Heart Association’s Heart Health Awareness Month By the end of February, everybody has lapsed in all their New Year’s Resolutions, but it is still too early to feel the inspiration of Spring. So here are several easy suggestions that you can implement for heart health.*Drink green tea. It may reduce “bad”: Read More

Posted By: tcm007 on February 24, 2010

Endometriosis Treatment With Chinese Medicine

Endometriosis is a problem I treat frequently in my Chicago office. Some women are driven in because of the intense pain they experience every month. Others come in because endometriosis has effected their fertility. Happily, Chinese Medicine can be very helpful in treating both the pain and the fertility issues caused by this disorder. The: Read More

Posted By: tcm007 on February 21, 2010

Researchers Say Chinese Herbs Relieve PMS Pain and Reduced It's Reoccurrence

Chinese Herbal Medicine May Help Reduce Menstrual Pain Says Cochrane Collaboration by Cathy Margolin A study involving nearly 3,500 women in several countries suggests Chinese herbs may be more effective in relieving menstrual cramps than drugs, acupuncture or heat compression. Australia-based researchers said herbs not only relieved pain, but reduced the recurrence of the condition: Read More

Posted By: tcm007 on February 15, 2010

Happy Chinese New Year !

Today is the beginning of the Chinese New Year it is The Year of The Tiger.Happy New Year !

Posted By: tcm007 on February 14, 2010

Happy Valentine's Day!

Posted By: tcm007 on February 13, 2010

Welcome To The Year Of The Tiger!

Another timely article from Happy Chinese New Year! By: Dr. Maoshing Ni Welcome to the year of the Tiger! Each year for close to 20 years I’ve given forecasts about the year based on the ancient Tao system of Five Elements Phase Energetic that predicts the global trends that affect each of us on: Read More

Posted By: tcm007 on February 12, 2010

Chinese Herbs For Valentine's Day has recently posted 2 very timely articles that I will repost this week. If you are looking for something to spice up you Valentine’s Day read this article by Dr. Laurie Steelsmith, ND, L.Ac. Chinese Herbal Aphrodisiacs For centuries the Chinese have associated vibrant health and longevity with both abundant kidney Qi and strong: Read More

Posted By: tcm007 on February 11, 2010

Great Chinese Medicine Article on The Huffington Post

The very mainstream and widely read blog recently published “Calming The Shen: A Chinese Medicine Approach To A Good Night’s Sleep” by Dr. Patricia Fitzgerald. Here is an excerpt from the article. “An approach that can also aid in the quest for a good night’s sleep is that of Chinese Medicine. This ancient healing system: Read More

Posted By: tcm007 on February 3, 2010