Acupuncture for Quitting Smoking in Hamilton

The first thing you need to know about using acupuncture to give up smoking is that it plays a complementary role rather than a leading role. Smokers must first find answers to the following questions: Why should I give up smoking? What harm is it doing to my body? What harm is it doing to […]

What is Herbal Medicine?

Herbal medicine can take many forms – raw herbs which you need to brew up yourself, powders, pills and tinctures. Which type of herbal medicine you choose may depend on a number of issues, including the severity of your condition, convenience and taste. For severe conditions like cancer, we like to use raw herbs. They […]

Gua Sha (Scrape rash) Treatment

Gua Sha is 5000 years old! Chinese people have been refining and improving this ancient treatment for 5000 years! It was discovered by a woman having a bath. She rubbed herself with a rock from the river she was bathing in. She realised that where she had rubbed herself felt relaxed and with good blood […]

How to Eat Yourself Healthy

How to Eat Yourself Healthy

Everyone knows that you are what you eat; what you put into your body is what fuels it. We all know that we would be better off without that chocolate donut and orange soda, but what a lot of people don’t understand is the importance of how you eat and the effects it can have […]

Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture Treatment for Chilblains

Chilblains are a very annoying problem. They commonly arise at the extremities of the four limbs, mostly on the back of the hands, fingers and toes, the sides of the feet, the cheeks and ears. They are characterised by a localised hard lump or swelling about the size of a broad bean which is white, […]

Breast Cancer

How does Traditional Chinese Medicine deal with breast cancer and breast lumps? First we need to understand the relationship between breast milk and menstruation. Menstrual blood comes from breast milk. The famous doctor Dr Rongchuan Tang said “I did not come up with the idea that menstruation comes from breast milk, the idea comes from […]