Category Archives: TCM

  • The Benefits of Treating Arthritis with Acupuncture

    The Benefits of Treating Arthritis with Acupuncture The human musculoskeletal system comprises of several bones, and the intersection of two bones is known as a “joint”. Healthy joints have a cushion of cartilage and synovial fluid between them. The term “Arthritis” is believed to originate from a combination of two Greek words, which when combined [...]

  • Can Chinese Orthopaedic Treat Sport Injuries Effectively?

    Can Chinese Orthopaedic Treat Sport Injuries Effectively? Sports lovers, either professionals or armatures, are always prone to bumps, twists, hard impacts, friction, falls or stretching. As a result, they may be exposed to sport injuries of two types when practicing, training or competing in their favorite events. These are either acute injuries, or chronic injuries. [...]

  • Pain Management with Traditional Chinese Massage (Tui Na)

    Pain Management with Traditional Chinese Massage (Tui Na) Imagine this scenario: You’ve been working non-stop on a very critical project for several long – 15 to 18-hour – days now. You are tense. You are stressed. Your neck hurts. You experience pain in your shoulder. Your back aches. Your entire body is one big collection [...]

  • Introduction To Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM)

    Introduction To Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) Since its origination in China, Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) has evolved over many thousands of years. The practice centers around the use of various medicinal herbs, combined with mind-body coordination techniques, to deliver lasting relief from many common ailments including aches and pains, digestive disorders, blood-related disorders, fatigue and [...]