One for the acupuncturists. This is an exploration of key themes that form the basis of most acupuncture practice. The article looks at the relationship of treatments based on the function of points and treatments based on the balancing of channels. Other topics touched on include pulse diagnosis and the relationship of herbs to acupuncture and the importing of herbal mechanisms into acupuncture thinking
This is a translated blog from China. One for the herbalists.
A short article written for the Register of Chinese Herbal medicine journal published in 2009. It outlines some key themes in Kanpo (japanese herbal medicine) and its relationship to modern TCM (traditional chinese medicine) as taught in the UK today. The article is written with practitioners in mind.
What to expect if you came for treatment for back pain.