Between Heaven and Earth: A Guide to Chinese Medicine

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Ballantine Books, 1992 - Health & Fitness - 432 pages
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Two of the foremost American educators and healers in the Chinese medical profession demystify Chinese medicine's centuries-odl approach to health. Combining Eastern traditions with Western sensibilities in a unique blend that is relevant today, BETWEEN HEAVEN AND EARTH opens the door to a vast storehouse of knowledge that bridges the gap between mind and body, theory and practice, professional and self-care, East and West.

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Great Introduction to Chinese Medicine

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This is a wonderful text of information on Traditional Chinese Medicine. It can be considered a go to reference for years to come. I would highly recommend it to anyone interested in this system of treatment and healing. Read full review

Between heaven and earth: a guide to Chinese medicine

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Chinese medicine uses a variety of diagnostic techniques, such as observation, pulse-taking, and questioning, to determine a patient's type and optimal therapy. Here, two Western practitioners ... Read full review

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About the author (1992)

Harriet Beinfield and her husband, Efrem Korngold, were among the first Americans to be trained at the College of Traditional Acupuncture in England and to be licensed in California. The couple maintains a private practice at their San Francisco clinic, Chinese Medicine Works.

Efrem Korngold and his wife, Harriet Beinfield, were among the first Americans to be trained at the College of Traditional Acupuncture in England and to be licensed in California. The couple maintains a private practice at their San Francisco clinic, Chinese Medicine Works.

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