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Chinese Medicine: A Taoist Approach to Health

Synopsis
Evolving from a unique understanding of health and disease, Chinese Medicine looks at the connection between mind and body to determine treatment for illness. Treatments include acupuncture, herbal/dietary treatment, therapeutic touch, and meditative exercise to restore overall harmony and health to the individual. Explains how Chinese medicine is used to prevent illness and enhance longevity and includes actual demonstratins by Chinese medical practitioners. Includes discussion of the origin of Chinese medicine; the five element principle; Yin, Yang foods; Chinese herbal medicine; acupuncture; Qu Gong energy balancing. With an introduction by Roger Jahnke.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Year of release
2003
Year of production
1999
Subjects
Medical sciences
Keywords
acupuncture; alternative medicine; Taoism; Chinese medicine

Distribution Formats

Type
VHS
Format
PAL
Price
£14.99
Availability
Sale
Duration/Size
60m minutes
Year
2003

Distributor

Name

Quantum Leap

Notes
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