Depression: Lack of Life Fire Energy

The World Health Organization (WHO) pointed out that depression will become one of the most popular diseases in the world in the next few years, second only to ischemic heart disease. We have to admit one truth, that heart and mental diseases are the top killers to human’s health in nowadays. Are we recognizing thatContinue reading “Depression: Lack of Life Fire Energy”

Asthma: Suffocated Love

 Asthma is a common chronic inflammatory disease of the respiratory system. The common symptoms are wheezing, coughing, chest tightness, and difficulty breathing.  We often find that some patients with asthma are in a stable condition, but once they are frightened or stimulated, their situation becomes unstable, which can cause asthma attacks. Such attacks are evenContinue reading “Asthma: Suffocated Love”

Winter – Water – Kidney

On the day of the winter solstice, the sun almost hits the Tropic of Capricorn. It is the day the northern hemisphere has the shortest day and the longest night. Astronomy stipulates that this day is the beginning of winter in the northern hemisphere. After the winter solstice, the direct sunlight position gradually moves northward,Continue reading “Winter – Water – Kidney”

The Hollow Spine

Since humans began to walk upright, their bodily functions started to change, their vision started to change, and their relationship with the world also started to change. The human spine had evolved from being parallel to the ground to being perpendicular to the ground, marking a new milestone in the history of human civilization. ItContinue reading “The Hollow Spine”

Spring – Wood – Liver

About 75 days from the day of the winter solstice, the Six-Yao Hexagram pattern of Mother Earth’s energy change cycle will be changing into like this: This is a Hexagram called Dazhuang. The internal 3-Yao are all Yang and the external 3-Yao is getting its first Yang. When using it to analyze earth seasonal andContinue reading “Spring – Wood – Liver”

How Much Life is For Anger?

There are 6 things we shall learn to forget as our age grows: Age: Don’t care too much about your age. A young mindset is more important than a young body. Modern science shows that a positive mindset can promote good health. Sickness: Forgetting about sickness does not mean giving up treatment. Too much anxiousContinue reading “How Much Life is For Anger?”

Human Palms Bring Warmth

In TCM’s point of view, human palms are the indicator of body health and they bring natural warmth to people’s lives. With ten fingers connected to the body through meridians, hand temperature is closely related to human physical, even mental health. When children feel afraid, parents hold them hands in hands. When the warmth ofContinue reading “Human Palms Bring Warmth”

The Ancestor of Medicine Is Music

Beautiful music can cultivate people’s sentiments, purify people’s hearts, and give people wonderful enjoyment. But, do you know music might originally be created for healing? For the Chinese word “药”-medicine, if we look into its ancient way of spelling, it is “藥”. Unscramble this word “藥”, it contains two simple words: “草”-grass at the top,Continue reading “The Ancestor of Medicine Is Music”

Meditation Postures and Energy

Yoga meditation is an effective way to awaken the vitality of the fire energy of life deep under the body’s north sea. According to legend, there are about 84,000 different Yoga postures. Enlightened and became a Buddha under the Bodhi tree, Shakyamuni maintained in only one posture, meditation. Meditation is also a basic Taoist practice. TheContinue reading “Meditation Postures and Energy”

Summer – Fire – Heart

The summer solstice is the most northerly day of the year, and it is the extreme northward movement of the sun. On this day, the northern hemisphere receives the most solar radiation, nearly twice that of the southern hemisphere. After the summer solstice, the altitude of the sun at noon began to decrease day byContinue reading “Summer – Fire – Heart”