This highly successful textbook covers the basic theory of traditional Chinese medicine and acupuncture, and discusses in detail the use of acupuncture points and the principles of treatment.
The new edition features new and updated material plus an accompanying website containing over 650 self-testing questions in a variety of formats.
The material is based on rigorous reference to ancient and modern Chinese texts, and explains the application of theory in the context of Western clinical practice.
“For the student or practitioner of Chinese medicine this is a definitive text book.
com, Aug 201525th Anniversary edition of the Western world’s best-selling book on Chinese medicine! Logical, sequential organization builds from basic theoretical concepts, through functions of individual organs, diagnosis, pathology, pattern recognition & disease categories, and the appropriate use of acupuncture points Clearly explains the theory and practice of Chinese Medicine to Western medical audiences Based on a unique and invaluable combination of extensive clinical experience in the West, current Chinese Medicine textbooks and ancient sources, in particular, the ‘Yellow Emperor’s Classic of Internal Medicine’ (Nei Jing) and the ‘Classic of Difficulties’ (Nan Jing) Includes Pinyin equivalents to make it immediately evident which original term is being translated Abundantly illustrated with over 750 line drawings and more than 1000 tables & boxes designed to emphasize the key facts End of chapter Learning Outcomes point out ‘must-know’ information Cases Studies and Case Histories apply theory to diagnosis and treatment, bringing the subject to life in a realistic context An extensive Glossary explains new terms and their origins from translation Additional Appendices list Prescriptions, Bibliography and Chinese Chronology Authored by Giovanni Maciocia, one of the Western world’s leading subject matter experts An accompanying EVOLVE website provides over 650 self-testing questions and answers to help readers check their understanding of frequently complex information New Case Histories help ‘bring the subject to life’ Expanded subject area coverage including new clinical guidelines and additional acupuncture point combinations Contains further analysis of acupuncture point actions Innovative guidelines aid students learning Chinese Medicine patterns .
It can be interesting and beneficial to adopt another country’s diet.
Get ready for a lot of healthy cooking and some different cooking methods in some cases.
You will be sometimes being able to substitute some ingredients, for example, some Chinese veggies might be hard to find during some of the seasons, so do not worry about always be 100% accurate.
We have put in a lot of love and efforts into coming up with the following recipes.
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In this cookbook, we will talk about the Chinese diet.
If you can’t find Chinese cabbage for example, you can use zucchinis or regular cabbage.
Do not be intimated about some ingredients we might suggest for you to use, as it may require you to visit an Oriental supermarket or ask your local grocery store and as the manager to order some specific food items.
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When I appeared in the Daily Mail online, Reveal online and in the pages of the Mirror and Mirror online I weighed in at 14 stone.
The main reason people fail on diets is because they think they have to eat bland and boring tasteless food.
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