Acupuncture and Gout

Gout is the most painful form of inflammatory arthritis, caused by needle-like crystals of uric acid collecting in the joints, swelling them up so painfully that at first you might think you’ve broken a bone. High levels of uric acid in the bloodstream almost always...

Dry Skin From Within

    Dry Skin. Credit: Vogue Most people suffer from dry and flaky skin during the winter season and the majority will find that slathering on large amounts of lotion can be beneficial to ease the symptoms of dryness for a few hours. However, Chinese Medicine...

Sexual Dysfunction and its relation to the Kidneys

Chinese Medicine, including acupuncture and herbs, is largely used as an alternative therapy for several sexual dysfunction diagnoses. Whether it be vaginal dryness, low libido, or erectile dysfunction, Chinese Medicine is able to treat the issue at its root. The...