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Organs in TCM: The Lungs

The lung’s main function in Chinese Medicine is very similar to the Western Medicine model—respiration. Specifically, the lung is said to be responsible for gathering Qing Qi, the energy the body derives from the air. The motion of the lungs also drives the circulation of energy throughout the entire body, which is why many Asian […]

The Care and Feeding of the Common Digestive System Part I 4

A healthy digestive system is one of the major cornerstones of a healthy body. The nutrients our digestive systems extract from the food we consume provide us with not only the energy we need to lead our daily lives, but also the resources the body needs to heal and renew itself. While our digestive systems […]