China medicine as we saw it

  • 430 Pages
  • 2.23 MB
  • English

U.S. Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare, Public Health Service, National Institutes of Health , [Bethesda, Md.]
Medicine -- China., Public health -- China., Medicine, Chi



StatementJoseph R. Quinn, editor.
SeriesDHEW publication ; no. (NIH) 75-684, DHEW publication ;, no. (NIH) 75-684.
ContributionsQuinn, Joseph R., John E. Fogarty International Center for Advanced Study in the Health Sciences.
LC ClassificationsR601 .C4826
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 430 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5167944M
LC Control Number74603112

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We read it cover-to-cover for you Author: Lisa Elaine Held. At present, doctors of Western medicine are few, and thus the broad masses of the people, and in particular the peasants, rely on Chinese medicine to treat illness.

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Promoters of alternative medicine claim that this ancient wisdom was (and is) in common use throughout China, and the Western world is becoming aware of its value. Sep 07,  · The China Study book is pages long, and to be honest — it’s a bit heady.

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Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM), system of medicine at least 23 centuries old that aims to prevent or heal disease by maintaining or restoring yinyang balance.

China has one of the world’s oldest medical systems. Acupuncture and Chinese herbal remedies date back at least 2, years, although the earliest known written record of Chinese medicine is the Huangdi neijing (The Yellow Emperor.

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Habersham, Lieut. U.S. Navy, and Late of the North Pacific Surveying and Exploring Expedition. Jan 09,  · This nightmare became reality as documented by Rosemary Gibson in her book China When such a force floods the market with medicine we need to .The discovery of medicine in ancient China started more than 2, years ago.

In Ancient China, the Chinese's goal to make medicine was to make an elixir of life to make emperors immortal and help them live eternally. Eventually, in their quest to make an elixir .Dec 20,  · Thanks Bchan, as I said, systems of medicine are evolving all the time, as are classifications of diseases.

I saw a book written in Mandarin linking Schizophrenia to Capitalism, something that has been done by some psychiatrists in the West as well, mostly in the 60s.