Chinese Medicine and Mental Health

Mental health disorders are more common than you think. According to the NIH (National Institutes of Health), about one in four adults suffer from a mental disorder every year. Mental health disorders are medical conditions …


Cleveland Clinic Adds Chinese Herbal Medicine

In January, both TIME and the Wall Street Journal featured stories about the Cleveland Clinic’s addition of Chinese herbal medicine to their hospital. The executives at the hospital say the herbal clinic is the first …


The Adventure Continues

I am so excited that my book ‘Adventures in Chinese Medicine’ has been receiving international attention! Does anyone read Italian? I can’t read the review from a reader in Italy but, if you can, please …


What You Need To Know About PCOS And Chinese Medicine

Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a common hormonal disorder that is estimated to affect five million American women every year. It often results in irregular or no menstruation and fertility difficulties due to the lack …


Chinese Medicine Can Help You Sleep

If you have experienced insomnia, you know that having sleep problems is miserable. It affects every aspect of your life, especially if it’s chronic. Insomnia may affect you differently than others – some people have …


The Six Evils of Chinese Medicine

Chinese Medicine views diseases as either internal or external. Internal causes are those that are related to our mental state and are classified as the “Seven Emotions” which are: joy; anger; anxiety; brooding; sorrow; fear …