A Thorough Study from Chinese Documents
This book provides students and practitioners of traditional Chinese medicine with detailed descriptions of the images and functions of the major acupuncture points. Images are the mental pictures suggested by the Chinese characters which comprise the names of the points; functions are the energetic actions of the points themselves.
Es ist jedem homöopathischen Arzt zu empfehlen, der sich einem gründlichen Organon-Studium unterzieht, das für eine fundierte Ausbildung unerlässlich ist. Hahnemann hat das von ihm gefundene Heilverfahren im Laufe seines Lebens stets weiterentwickelt und verfeinert.
Presenting techniques based on the clinical achievements of Jiao Shun-fa, a North China practitioner who synthesized Jingluo theory and Western neurophysiological anatomy to arrive at successful methods of treating conditions including paralysis, cerebral trauma, Parkinson's disease, tachycardia, and thrombosis. Case studies and technical appendices are...
T'ai Chi Ch'uan is a form of Chinese gymnastics based on concepts stemming from the I Ching and Taoism. It is an age-old exercise art for relaxation and self-defence, which promotes mental as well as physical well-being, and many people believe it can contribute to a better and a happier life in today's competitive society.
This book has become a classic in its field, with its main feature still the outstanding illustrative material: 217 halftone and line drawings that in themselves justify the term "classic". The text of this third edition has been thoroughly revised and extended. For example, it contains a new section on the cerebrovascular system and the meninges.
Professor Yue Mei-zhong was a well known doctor of Chinese Medicine in modern China. This book consists of 88 sections on Yue's clinical experience in treating various stubborn diseases, including chronic nephritis and uremia, as well as acute and chronic infectious diseases.
Accessible to all health care professionals, this text provides a guide to understanding and managing back pain and is one of the premier examples of a biopsychosocial approach to medicine.
Pulse Diagnosis: A Clinical Guide describes to both students and practitioners a reliable method of pulse assessment. The Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) patient examination has a long history of use of the radial pulse as a diagnostic tool.
Therapeutic Touch involves a variety of subtle interactions intended to help and heal. It is more than touching patients in order to comfort them but rather a set of skills which all healthcare practitioners can integrate into their everyday practice.
This book covers the principles and issues of safety relating to herbal medicine, and examines the relevant safety data for over 70 commonly used or contentious herbs.
As a massage therapist, bodyworker, somatic practitioner, or any type of manual therapist, you hold more than a client's physical body in your hands. You also contact a person's psychological and emotional dimensions.
Until recently most attention was focussed on low back pain but now the key area of interest for new research is neck pain and related headache often associated with whiplash or poor posture in working environments such as using computers.
Organizations with a diverse workforce will have a leading edge in the New World economy. 'Mentoring and Diversity' illustrates the importance of mentoring as a proactive tool in diversity initiatives, and demonstrates how mentoring can be used to recruit, develop and retain a diverse and innovative workforce.
Since 1982, The Dougy Center, The National Center for Grieving Children - Families has provided peer support for thousands of children, teens and their families who have experienced the death of a parent, sibling, or friend.