Curing IBS Naturally with Chinese Medicine

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Blue Poppy Enterprises, Inc., 2000 - Medical - 149 pages
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Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a disorder that affects one out of five Americans, with such symptoms as diarrhea, constipation, bloating, nausea, indigestion, and gas. This book is directed to those who suffer from IBS and provides a whole, holistic, and centuries-old theory about its cause and treatment. Based on this theory, this book provides free or low-cost therapies for relieving or even curing maladies through the wisdom of Chinese medicine. Emphasis on understanding acupuncture, moxibustion, and mind-body interactions in a positive light is refreshing for those who want to improve the quality of their lives naturally.
 

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Contents

Preface
1
An Overview of the Chinese Medical Map
9
The Chinese Disease Mechanisms of IBS
25
Treatment According to Pattern Discrimination
33
How This System Works in Real Life
41
Chinese Herbal Medicine and IBS
49
Acupuncture Moxibustion
67
The Three Free Therapies
75
Simple Home Remedies for IBS
93
Chinese Medical Research on IBS
119
Finding a Practitioner of Chinese Medicine
129
Learning More About Chinese Medicine
133
Chinese Medical Glossary
137
Bibliography
141
Index
147
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About the author (2000)

Bean graudated from the Oregon College of Oriental Medicine, completed post-graduate work in Tokyo Hari acupuncture at the New England School of Acupuncture, and studied in China at Hei Long Jiang College of TCM and Hunan College of TCM. She is a licensed acupuncturist.

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