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Home > Points Newsletter > January 2010

Points Newsletter - January 2010

Weight-Control FoodsDelicious Weight-Control Foods
By Maoshing Ni, L.Ac., D.O.M., Ph.D.

Many fad diets may promise instant, significant weight-loss results, but most of them rely on depriving your body of nutrients and disrupting the natural function of your body's metabolism.

Chinese medicine considers obesity to be the result, in part, of declining function of the metabolic Kidney 'fire'; thus, a diet that provides a well-balanced array of nutrients is key to healthy weight loss. Here are five food suggestions to help you achieve a healthy weight.
Chinese Medicine Studies ShenChinese Medicine Studies Shen, or Human Consciousness
By Edsel Tan, L.Ac.

Another year has ended, and we are reminded of the significance of a healthy mind while confronting the inevitable challenges that we face collectively and individually in life. For centuries, Chinese medicine has incorporated emotional or mental states in the concept of Shen, the human consciousness. More...
Fertility and Traditional Chinese Medicine

Have you been trying without success to get pregnant? Have you been unable to carry a pregnancy to term? Would you like to get pregnant naturally? Would you like to optimize your chances of getting pregnant using assisted reproductive technologies (ART)? If you answered 'yes' to any of these questions, you may want to consider acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine. The enhancement of fertility has been at the heart of Traditional Chinese Medicine for over 5,000 years.
  Oral Chinese Herbal Medicine (CHM) as an Adjuvant Treatment During Chemotherapy for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
  Anticancer Effects of Flavonoid Derivatives Isolated from Millettia reticulata Benth (Ji Xue Teng) in Hepatocellular Carcinoma Cells
Immunological Enhancement of Immunosuppressed Chickens by Chinese Herbal Extracts

Q: What herbs can I take to ease stress?  

The Chinese Medicine perspective is that the liver is the center of your emotions. To ease stress and balance your emotions, take herbs that supports the health of your liver. More...
This Month's Articles

January 2010
Volume 8, Number 1

Delicious Weight-Control Foods

Chinese Medicine Studies Shen, or Human Consciousness  

Fertility and Traditional Chinese Medicine

Recent Research

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