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cough medicines found to increase

PPA, formerly used as a nasal decongestant for over-the-counter cough and cold medicines and also used as an appetite suppressant, was recalled from use by the FDA in 2005. The Korean research confirms findings that even small doses of PPA can increas...

Diet and Exercise May Not Be Enough to Lose Weight

Diet and Exercise May Not Be Enough to Lose Weight

What if weight loss success had to do with each individual person? Scientists now believe that each individual has a genetically determined weight range. This may be why some people can fast and skip meals without losing any weight. By doing these two...

A Natural Therapy for Diseases

Since this natural therapy addresses the root cause of cardiovascular disease, it is effective for heart disease, angina, atherosclerosis, coronary artery disease, cardiac arrhythmia, congestive heart failure, high blood pressure (hypertension), cereb...

Improving lumbar function

Almost Tai chi masters included: relax lumbar muscles, drop shoulders and elbows, use mind and not force, maintain correct head and neck posture, etc. All this points to the fact that the lumbar back is the power-house of Tai-Chi movements and its int...

Bronchitis of Symptoms

Cough is a common symptom of bronchitis. The cough may be dry or may produce phlegm. Significant phlegm production suggests that your lower respiratory tract and the lung itself may be infected and you may have pneumonia. The cough may last for more t...

Causes of Bronchitis

1.Bronchitis also can occur when you inhale irritating fumes or dusts. Chemical solvents and smoke, including tobacco smoke, have been linked to acute bronchitis. 2.Several viruses cause bronchitis, including influenza A and B, which we commonly cal...

What causes osteoarthritis?

What causes osteoarthritis?

Primary osteoarthritis is mostly related to aging. With aging, the water content of the cartilage increases and the protein makeup of cartilage degenerates. Repetitive use of the joints over the years irritates and inflames the cartilage, causing join...

Health Benefits of Weight Loss

People with asthma who lost an average of 31.3 lb (14.2 kg) over 1 year showed improved lung function and overall health, and with weight loss, the number of severe asthma episodes (exacerbations) and oral corticosteroid courses were reduced. ...

symptoms of osteoarthritis

Symptoms of osteoarthritis vary greatly from patient to patient. Some patients can be debilitated by their symptoms. On the other hand, others may have remarkably few symptoms in spite of dramatic degeneration of the joints apparent on x-rays. Symptom...

Complications of osteoarthritis

Although arthritis does not go away, for many people the acute pain of early osteoarthritis often diminishes within a year. The negative effects on activities and physical and mental health are significant regardless of age, educational level, or gend...

TCM and Osteoarthritis

Osteoarthritis is the most common form of arthritis. This is the form that usually comes with age and most often affects the fingers, knees, and hips. Sometimes osteoarthritis follows an injury to a joint. For example, a young person might hurt his kn...

Foods and drink for nourishing stomach

Methods: wash potatoes, smash it in smash machine, put the smashed potatoes into absorbent gauze and squeeze its juice out, cooking it with high fire then turn into low fire. After it sticky and dense, you could put same honey in and cook with lip lip...

Using eye for long time, one should reinforce liver

Pork liver and lentil gruel: 100 grams fresh pork liver, 60 grams mung bean, 100 grams rice, sufficient quantum of salt and gourment power. Wash mung bean and rice, cook it until boiled, turn on lower fire until this porridge have 80% ripe, put pork l...

The Introduction of Glaucoma

Glaucoma is a disease where pressure of the eye becomes high damaging the nerve fibres that form the optic nerve. This nerve carries the visual information from eye to the brain and therefore, any damage to the nerve fibers causes defects in the visua...

Symptoms of Glaucoma

The main reason behind many people acquiring this disease is that it is SILENT and mostly does not have symptoms in early stages. By the time patients report with visual complaints, the damages which have already occurred in the eye are irreversible. ...

Glaucoma based on TCM

TCM considers this kind of disease to occur more in people who have head wind problems, higher sputum fire and low blood level in the body. These patients also show over emotional character due to the defect in the liver function. The TCM treatment is...

Symptoms of hemorrhoids

Although many people have hemorrhoids, not all experience symptoms. The most common symptom of internal hemorrhoids is bright red blood covering the stool, on toilet paper, or in the toilet bowl. However, an internal hemorrhoid may protrude through th...

Complications of hemorrhoids

Hemorrhoids do not develop into cancer. However, both hemorrhoids and cancer can cause rectal bleeding. In fact, many disorders can be the cause of rectal bleeding. When rectal bleeding occurs in persons over age 30, and especially in those over age 5...

Acupuncture and Glaucoma

Acupuncture and Glaucoma

Traditional Chinese medicine is not based on knowledge of modern physiology, biochemistry, nutrition, anatomy, or any of the known mechanisms of healing. Nor is it based on knowledge of cell chemistry, blood circulation, nerve function, or the existen...

Acupuncture Treatments Hemorrhoids

The Taiyang Bladder meridian has branches that connect with the anus, the points above regulate the Qi of this meridian and remove the Blood Stasis. Also, on either side of T7 there are particular hemorrhoid spots, these along with the lumbar-sacra...

Chinese Herbal Medicine Treatments

Ten percent of males and 17 percent of females report neck pain that lasts longer than six months, according to a study cited in the massage review. Both new reviews excluded patients with neck pain caused by major illnesses or injuries such as viral ...

Polyethylene Glycol  to Chronic Constipation

Polyethylene Glycol to Chronic Constipation

The study was a double-blinded, placebo-controlled trial. 52 percent of patients taking PEG responded successfully to treatment, compared to 11 percent of those taking the placebo. Similar results were observed when analyzed for differences due to gen...

Helps in Relieving Constipation

Decreasing the amount of fat in the diet is important for those suffering from Constipation. These fats could be in the form of meat, eggs and cheeses. People should look at the labels and study the types of fat that they are eating. Some people suffe...

Combining TCM with Antipsychotics Beneficial for Schizophrenia

Combining TCM with Antipsychotics Beneficial for Schizophrenia

Chinese herbal medicine has been used to treat millions of people with schizophrenia for over 2000 years. Although antipsychotic drugs are the mainstay of treatment both in China and in the West, they have serious side effects, and about one fifth of ...

Qi phase syndrome

Qi phase syndrome refers to internal sthenia-heat syndrome due to febrile pathogenic factors penetrating inside and attacking the viscera, marked by superabundance of healthy qi and sthenia of pathogenic factors. The manifestations of this syndrome ar...

Nutrient phase syndrome

Nutrient phase syndrome refers to the syndrome due to internal transmission of pathogenic febrile factors, consumption of nutrient yin and disturbance of the mind. This syndrome appears at the serious stage of epidemic febrile disease....

Gallstones of Symptoms

Gallstones are blamed for many symptoms they do not cause. Among the symptoms gallstones do not cause are dyspepsia (including abdominal bloating and discomfort after eating), intolerance to fatty foods, belching, and flatulence (passing gas or fartin...

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In general the side effects of high blood pressure include stroke, heart and kidney disease. When they happen, this is a definite sign that you have a serious and possibly fatal problem with your

How to Understand High Blood Pressure

In general the side effects of high blood pressure include stroke, heart and

Asthma often progresses very slowly to a serious condition or may develop to a fatal or near-fatal attack within a few minutes. It is very difficult to predict when an attack will become very

Complications of Asthma

Asthma often progresses very slowly to a serious condition or may develop to a

What if weight loss success had to do with each individual person? Scientists now believe that each individual has a genetically determined weight range. This may be why some people can fast and skip

Diet and Exercise May Not Be Enough to Lose Weight

What if weight loss success had to do with each individual person? Scientists

Combining two different types of treatment for migraine results in better symptom relief than taking either one of the medications, according to a study in the April 4 issue of JAMA

Combination Treatment For Migraine More Effective Than

Combining two different types of treatment for migraine results in better

 1. Some Chinese medicine containing toxic ingredients, such as Aconite contains aconitine, the use of low-dose treatment, excessive or improper use of agents will cause poisoning; 
 2. Some

16 kinds of Chinese medicine causes adverse reactions

1. Some Chinese medicine containing toxic ingredients, such as Aconite

BACK PAIN
Back pain can have many causes including osteoarthritis; muscle, tendon, ligament, or joint inflammation or damage due to overuse, injury, weakness, or other causes; damage to the spinal

BACK PAIN Acupuncture treatment

BACK PAIN Back pain can have many causes including osteoarthritis; muscle,

Increases with age, the gradual physical decline, the gradual lowering of the metabolic level. 35-year-old woman at the age of 25 a day less than 300 calories consumed. Every 10 years we will reduce

Youth and health is that each of us wants to have

Increases with age, the gradual physical decline, the gradual lowering of the

Item Location 
When you draw an imaginary line between the place of the bones of the neck (C7), and the top of the shoulder (the acromion process), this point lies midway along this curved line, at

Acupressure Points For Pain Relief In Labour-Jianjing

Item Location When you draw an imaginary line between the place of the bones

Infants with vomiting must be controlled on diet, and for those with frequent vomiting, fasting should be practised till their conditions are improved, then food-taking gradually increases. Infant

Cold Vomiting Syndrome Symptoms are vomiting after

Infants with vomiting must be controlled on diet, and for those with frequent

Psychiatric Drug Therapy
Controlling depression with pharmaceuticals usually requires weeks or months of experimentation with various drugs at different dosages.Chinese herbal medicine, properly

How Chinese Medicine Diagnoses Depression

Psychiatric Drug Therapy Controlling depression with pharmaceuticals usually

Berberine, a bitter-tasting yellow chemical found in some roots and barks, has been documented in Chinese literature as being able to lower glucose levels in diabetics. To investigate its reported

Chinese medicine fights diabetes, obesity

Berberine, a bitter-tasting yellow chemical found in some roots and barks, has

Treatment of insomnia behavioral therapy for most people in daily life from mild insomnia. Cause serious illness such as insomnia, or long-term sleep problems and suffering from insomnia, the need to

treatment for insomnia

Treatment of insomnia behavioral therapy for most people in daily life from

Primary osteoarthritis is mostly related to aging. With aging, the water content of the cartilage increases and the protein makeup of cartilage degenerates. Repetitive use of the joints over the

What causes osteoarthritis?

Primary osteoarthritis is mostly related to aging. With aging, the water

NECK PAIN
There are a diverse number of causes for neck pain, including whiplash, stress, overuse, poor posture, strain, sprain, spasm of the neck muscles, infection, and arthritis.According to

Neck Pain Acupuncture

NECK PAIN There are a diverse number of causes for neck pain, including

Nasal obstruction with whitish and thick nasal dis-charge, hyposmia, or accompanied by dizziness, cold body and limbs, shortness of breath and weakness, light-col-ored tongue with thin fur as well as

Syndrome Differentiation Common Disease:The

Nasal obstruction with whitish and thick nasal dis-charge, hyposmia, or