Traditional Chinese medicine
Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM; simplified Chinese: 中医; traditional Chinese: 中醫; pinyin: zhōng yī; literally: "Chinese medicine") is a broad range of medicine practices sharing comm...
Traditional Chinese medicine - Wikipedia
Why is "cupping" attracting Olympic athletes like Michael Phelps?
Michael Phelps is a fan of the the ancient Chinese medicine practice, but what does it really do?
These Himalayan Bees Make Psychedelic Honey
Deep in the forests of the Himalayas, the World’s largest bee is making honey that’ll knock your socks off. So precious is this honey that locals in China and Nepal risk their lives to harvest and sel...
Middle Dantian - amazing energy practice of Qigong healing
A sample of video clips from Robert Peng's DVD series, The Master Key. Follow along as Robert guides you step-by-step through the exercises described in the book, The Master Key. Watch amazing animat...
Chinese herbology
In part two of the Traditional Chinese Medicine series Dr. Mahanian explains how a diagnosis is made, prescriptions are made and taken. Check out all of our ...
Traditional Chinese medicine
How do Chinese doctors diagnose patients? How do acupuncture and traditional Chinese medicine work? Taken from the documentary: Traditional Chinese Medicine...
Qigong
10 minute overview of the PBS documentary Qigong - Ancient Chinese Healing for the 21st Century by Francesco Garri Garripoli http://www.kahunavalley.org/dv...
Ginseng
This clip is Part 11 of my hour-long video, World of Healthy Healing: Unleashing the Healing Power of Herbs, which aired on public television in 2000, and is...
Tai chi chuan
Opening scene of 'The Shadow Boxer' (Shaw Brothers). The late tai chi chuan grandmaster Cheng Tin-hung (1930-2005) skillfully demonstrates a number of fighti...
Acupuncture
One of the oldest forms of so-called alternative or complementary medicine is the ancient Chinese art of acupuncture, now claimed by many to be a science. Mi...
Three Treasures (traditional Chinese medicine)
The Three Treasures or Three Jewels (Chinese: 三寶; pinyin: sānbǎo; Wade–Giles: san-pao) are theoretical cornerstones in traditional Chinese medicine and practices such as Neidan, Qigong, an...
Yin and yang
In Chinese philosophy, yin and yang (also, yin-yang or yin yang) describes how apparently opposite or contrary forces are actually complementary, interconnected, and interdependent in the natural worl...
Qi
In traditional Chinese culture, qi (more precisely qì, also chi, ch'i or ki) is an active principle forming part of any living thing. Qi is frequently translated as "natural energy", "life force", or ...
Qi - Wikipedia
Jing (Chinese medicine)
Jīng (Chinese: 精; Wade-Giles: ching) is the Chinese word for "essence", specifically kidney essence. Along with qì and shén, it is considered one of the Three Treasures Sanbao 三寶 of Traditional C...
Shen (Chinese religion)
Shen is a key word in Chinese philosophy, religion, and traditional medicine.
Shén (in rising 2nd tone) is the Modern Standard Chinese pronunciation of 神 "spirit; god, deity; spiritual, supernatur...
TCM model of the body
The model of the body in traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) has the following elements:Every diagnosis is a "Pattern of disharmony" that affects one or more organs, such as "Spleen Qi Deficiency" or "...
TCM model of the body - Wikipedia
Zang-fu
The zàng-fǔ (simplified Chinese: 脏腑; traditional Chinese: 臟腑) organs are functional entities stipulated by Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM). They constitute the centre piece of TCM's general...
Meridian (Chinese medicine)
The meridian system (simplified Chinese: 经络; traditional Chinese: 經絡; pinyin: jīngluò, also called channel network) is a traditional Chinese medicine belief about a path through which the ...
Meridian (Chinese medicine) - Wikipedia
Qigong
Qigong, qi gong, chi kung, or chi gung (simplified Chinese: 气功; traditional Chinese: 氣功; pinyin: qìgōng; Wade–Giles: chi gong; literally: "Life Energy Cultivation") is a practice o...
Tai chi chuan
Often shortened to t'ai chi, taiji or tai chi in English usage, T'ai chi ch'uan or tàijíquán is an internal Chinese martial art practised for both its defense training and its health benefits. It is a...
Tai chi chuan - Wikipedia
Baguazhang
Baguazhang (Chinese: 八卦掌; pinyin: Bāguà Zhǎng) is one of the three main Chinese martial arts of the Wudang school, the other two being Taijiquan and Xingyiquan. It is more broadly grouped as a...
Baguazhang - Wikipedia
Acupuncture
Acupuncture (from Latin, 'acus' (needle) + 'punctura' (to puncture)) is the stimulation of specific acupuncture points along the skin of the body using thin needles. It can be associated with the appl...
Acupuncture - Wikipedia
Chinese herbology
Chinese herbology (simplified Chinese: 中药学; traditional Chinese: 中藥學; pinyin: zhōngyào xué) is the theory of traditional Chinese herbal therapy, which accounts for the majority of treatmen...
Chinese herbology - Wikipedia
Chinese food therapy
Chinese food therapy (simplified Chinese: 食疗; traditional Chinese: 食療; pinyin: shíliáo, also called nutrition therapy and dietary therapy) is a mode of dieting rooted in Chinese understand...