This patient education series gives valuable instructions on having the most appropriate lifestyle, diet, exercise, and home therapies when diagnosed with an ailment. It clearly explains the basics of Chinese medical theory and gives a step by step guide to Chinese medical treatment such as acupuncture, herbal medicine, and tui na.
The volume, Common Cold—Help From Chinese Medicine, shows how, for patients with the common cold, Chinese medicine can provide extraordinary results, Not only can Chinese medicine improve symptoms, but it may help to reduce or even eliminate the need for pharmaceuticals. This is not merely a manual, but a useful tool for common cold sufferers. This book features a clear explanations of the basics of Chinese medical theory; a step-by-step guide to what is involved in a treatment of Chinese medicine; lifestyle instructions on diet, exercise, and at-home therapies; an introduction to the various therapies used in Chinese medicine such as acupuncture, herbal medicine, tui na massage, and others; clear writing and informative illustrations make it easy to understand.