Blogs by Topic: Chinese Medicine


Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) is a whole, unique system of medicine that was developed thousands of years ago. It has a very different perspective than what we know in Western culture, and these blog posts are meant to elucidate some of its theories.

The Dampness Pathogen

"Dampness in TCM" over a moist leaf
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The Wind Pathogen

Wind in TCM over a beach with palm trees blowing in the breeze, BeachsideAcupuncture.com
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Blood in Chinese Medicine

"Blood in TCM" over blood oranges on the Beachside blog
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Popular Systems of Medicine

Medical Systems on the Beachside Blog
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Breathing for Health

"Remember to breathe" over woman sitting cross-legged on the beach
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5 Elements in Chinese Medicine

5 Elements: Wood, Fire, Earth, Metal, Water on the Beachside Blog
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Natural Remedies for Immune Support

"Boost your immune system naturally" on BeachsideAcupuncture.com
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What Does Your Pulse Say About You?

Pulse diagnosis in Chinese Medicine
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Yin and Yang

Yin and Yang in Chinese Medicine - BeachsideAcupuncture.com blog post about the meaning of the yin-yang symbol
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Qigong and Tai Chi

All About Qigong and Tai Chi on BeachsideAcupuncture.com/blog
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