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August 2013 Formula Spotlight

Starting in June, we have been posting what we call Formula Spotlight on our Facebook page. (Sorry we only did one in August). On the first Thursday of each month we’ll be archiving all of the previous month’s Formula Spotlights here on our blog. Be sure to click on the link and like our Facebook […]


July 2013 Formula Spotlight

Starting in June, every other Thursday (well almost) we have been posting a Formula Spotlight on our Facebook page. On the first Thursday of each month (sorry for the delay) we’ll be archiving all of the previous month’s Formula Spotlights here on our blog. Be sure to click on the link and like our Facebook […]


Organs in TCM: The Spleen

In Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), organs are described in terms of relationships, characteristics and functions that together give a sense of the organ’s ‘nature’ and role in maintaining health. Here is the description of the TCM Spleen. Spleen: Element: Earth Flavor: Sweet Emotion: Worry Tissue Type: Muscles and Limbs External Manifestation: Lips Opening: Mouth Governs […]