Why The Use of Both TCM and Western Medicine is Important For Gynecological Health

The application of Chinese herbal medicine specifically formulated for your condition, as well as acupuncture and other Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) treatments in Overland Park have been used for over 5000 years for conditions related to gynecology with extreme efficacy. This is in contrast with Western medicine that is known … Continue reading

The Aspects of Yin and Yan and How They Are Applied in Chinese Medicine

In Chinese Philosophy, the Yin-Yang symbolizes the functions of the Universe. The dark and bright shapes inside the circle stand for the interaction of the “Yin” and “Yang” energies. These two forces cannot exist without each other nor are they entirely black or white. The symbol has a curve that … Continue reading

Treating Type 2 Diabetes with TCM Treatments

Type 2 diabetes is a condition that develops gradually due to metabolic disorders that transform into prediabetes. Types 1 and 2 diabetes are the same in one aspect: The person has a high amount of sugar (blood glucose) that’s not being converted into energy by the cells of the body.… Continue reading

Acupuncture Goes Beyond the Needles

For most people, the word acupuncture conjures up an image of a person lying on a table whose face and body are filled with hundreds of tiny needles. The fact is, acupuncture is not so much about the needles as it is about the body’s energy system (known as chi … Continue reading

Cure Anemia Completely with Chinese Herbal Medicine and Acupuncture

Acupuncture practitioners are sometimes asked if the treatment can help cure blood problems such as anemia. Some patients who are not familiar with Chinese medicine are pleasantly surprised to know that Chinese herbs and acupuncture have been used for ages (4000 years, to be precise) to resolve anemia symptoms such … Continue reading