Monthly Archives: April 2012

Painful Menstruation

The passage below is one of my favorites because it shows us that Dr. Xia had to go through his own experience of feeling limited by what he had learned. He thought about his experience deeply and, over time, integrated what were the essential ideas. Continue reading

Posted in Gynecology, Qiu Xiaomei, Xia Guisheng | 3 Comments

My Sprained Ankle… Healed with 7-star hammer

Below is a little movie clip of me using the 7-star hammer on my ankle to draw blood…read on.   Two days ago I went out riding alone on my Connemara mare, Dellah.  It was a spectacular spring day.  She’s … Continue reading

Posted in Adjunctive Therapies | 5 Comments

Da Zao in Classic Formulas

In this short presentation Dr. Fu also speaks about the origin of Zhang Zhong-Jing’s formulas. He refers to Dr. Yi Yin, 伊尹, who was a cook originally! Continue reading

Posted in Classic Formulas, Dr. Fu Yan-Ling, Individual Herbs, Our Courses | 1 Comment