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Yin and Yang – Part 3

Yin and Yang – Part 3 Today I’m going to write a little more about Yin and Yang and how it fits in with Chinese philosophy. Through this, I hope to show the thinking behind Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture. Chinese philosophy and thinking is very different to Western thinking. To understand Chinese medicine and acupuncture [...]

By |2019-05-22T15:40:02+00:00April 28th, 2012|Sligo Acupuncture|0 Comments

Strokes

Stroke   National stroke week took place in Ireland this week. I’ve decided to write about it from a Western Medicine point of view in this week’s article. Stroke destroys two million brain cells every minute so TIME IS BRAIN. If you suspect that someone is having a stroke call 999 immediately.   When stroke [...]

By |2019-05-22T15:40:02+00:00April 21st, 2012|Stroke, Western Med Related|0 Comments

Yin and Yang – Part 2

Today I’m going to write about the principles of Yin and Yang. These principles arise from the basic ideas that are attributed to Yin and Yang in Chinese philosophy and Chinese medicine. There are 5 Principles of Yin and Yang: 1. Everything has a Yin and Yang Aspect. Everything has its opposite--although this is never [...]

By |2012-04-06T18:19:02+00:00April 6th, 2012|Acupuncture, Acupuncture Sligo|0 Comments