This was a really informative and fun write! An article I wrote on Traditional Chinese Medicine.
Traditional Chinese Medicine, otherwise known as TCM, is a practice dating back to the Second Century B.C., and therefore has solid roots and history. TCM is used by not only the Chinese, but is now widespread throughout the United States and many other countries throughout the world. There are three main components to TCM in the USA, which are Chinese Herbal Medicine, Acupuncture, and Tai Chi.
What is Chinese Herbal Medicine?
Chinese Herbal Medicine is exactly as it states, an herbal form of a specific type of medicine intended to relieve, alleviate or treat any specific type of ailment or illness. Many different types of herbs, minerals, plants, seeds, and even animal products are used in these types of medicines. Generally, these medications are administered through capsules, teas, powders or extracts. There are also other ways to take these medicines which are less common.
What is Acupuncture?
Acupuncture is the…
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