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Acupuncture, Chinese and Alternative Medicine for students and practitioners.

The Antidepressants Controversy

The Antidepressant Controversy The widespread use of Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors (SSRIs) as the first-line treatment for depression is clearly not justified by the research; clinical effectiveness is questionable and

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What are the Acupuncture Meridians?

Nick discusses the scientific evidence for the meridians and channels in Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine and explores the correlations with Western anatomical structures and systems. This lecture was given at the ‘2018 World TCM Acupuncture-Moxibustion Health Conference’ at Cambridge University, Jesus College.

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How Does Acupuncture Work?

How does Acupuncture work? This is a question that is often not answered very well. In this article I will briefly discuss the Modern Western Science and Traditional Eastern Philosophy

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History of Chinese Medicine

The History of Chinese medicine was intimately connected with the Daoist and Buddhist traditions of China. Chinese Medicine originated from the ancient shamanic practices of ancient China and continued to

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