A man living is yielding and receptive.
Dying, he is rigid and inflexible.
All Things, the grass and trees:
Living, they are yielding and fragile;
Dying, they are dry and withered.
The mixture, known in China as huang qin tang, has been shown in early trials to be effective at reducing some side effects of chemotherapy, including diarrhea, nausea and vomiting. The herbs also seem to bolster colon-cancer treatment: Tests on animals with tumors have shown that administering the herbs along with chemotherapy drugs restored intestinal cells faster than when chemo was used alone.
In a review published in the December issue of the journal Complementary Therapies in Medicine, women receiving Chinese herbal medicine treatments were twice as likely to get pregnant within a four-month period than those receiving conventional Western medical fertility drug treatment or IVF. The findings also suggested that the quality of the menstrual cycle – a key component in Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) diagnosis — appears to be crucial to the successful treatment of female infertility.
Many of the Oriental Medicine treatments have been shown to help not only to alleviate the symptoms of fibromyalgia, but to treat the underlying factors for the disease. Oriental Medicine physician, and Acupuncturist Jean Caron in Ormond Beach, FL helps patients with fibromyalgia in his Ormond Beach, FL practice.
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The cause of what appears to be the same illness and symptoms can and most often is different on every individual. A cough that can be attributed to a cold in one patient, could be caused by a cold in another. This base cause is what we call the ‘pattern’ in Traditional Chinese Medicine.
Traditional Chinese Medicine is a complete system of medicine that looks at the whole person in an integrative manner, Mind, Body & Spirit.
TCM aims to treat this imbalances that contribute the disease, rather than the symptoms. Because the root causes of disease are different, each patient is treated as an individual, with treatment specially customized to their situation.
Acupuncture is an alternative medicine methodology originating in ancient China that treats patients by manipulating thin, solid needles that have been inserted intoacupuncture points in the skin. According to Traditional Chinese medicine, stimulating these points can correct imbalances in the flow of qi through channels known as meridians.
Plants have the ability to synthesize a wide variety of chemical compounds that are used to perform important biological functions, and to defend against attack from predators such as insects, fungi and herbivorous mammals. Many of these phytochemicals have beneficial effects on long-term health when consumed by humans, and can be used to effectively treat human diseases.
Jean S Caron, the lead natural health physician at our Ormond Beach Wellness & Health Center, will beging your Health Evaluation by giving you a gentle and thorough examination. It is an initial evaluation of where your body and mind stand, where imbalances might come from, and from which therapies you might receive the most benefit.
Jean S Caron is a certified Sifu (teacher) of Pai Lum Kung Fu Tai Chi and Qi Gong
T’ai chi ch’uan or Taijiquan, often shortened to t’ai chi, taiji or tai chi in English usage, is a type of internal Chinese martial art practiced for both its defense training and its health benefits. It is also typically practiced for a variety of other personal reasons: […]