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Integrating acupuncture and manual therapy practice, this book utilizes the knowledge and skill of manual therapists within their own field of expertise whilst incorporating knowledge from known acupuncture experts in the field of clinical practice, research and education.Learn More
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Acupuncture for New PractitionersJohn HamweeAn invaluable guide for anyone beginning a career in acupuncture, this book offers insights into likely challenges and pitfalls of the first years of practice. It addresses styles of working, common mistakes, confidence with patients, and success and failure in the treatment room, helping novice acupuncturists to reflect on their practice.
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Intuitive AcupunctureJohn HamweeAn incisive and wide-ranging exploration of the role of intuition in the effective treatment of patients through acupuncture and Chinese medicine. The author explores theory, clinical experience, and best ways to develop reliable intuition through rigorous interrogation and self reflection.
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The Luo Collaterals
A Handbook for Clinical Practice and Treating Emotions and the Shen and The Six Healing SoundsDr David Twicken DOM, LAcThe Luo Collaterals are an integral part of the acupuncture channel system and are largely used by modern practitioners to treat the emotions and the organs. This book provides a complete exploration of the theories and clinical applications of the Luo Collaterals, and the Shen and the five Shen. It includes instruction on Healing Sounds Qigong.
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Students and practitioners of Chinese herbal medicine must learn hundreds of commonly used herbs as the first step in studying Chinese herbal medicine. Additionally, junior practitioners lack the clinical experience required to ensure that they can skilfully select the appropriate herbs to use in the formulas. This presents them with a major challenge. Chinese Herbal Medicines: Comparisons and Characteristics presents a method of learning individual herbs through vivid and clear discussion of their characteristics and through a comparison with other herbs of their characteristics and strengths.
This book is an excellent introduction to medicinal mushrooms. It provides a useful summary of all the key points, uses and benefits, backed by some of the key research. This is less in-depth and technical than Martin's 'Medicinal Mushrooms: A Clinical Guide', so makes for an easy-to-read and quick guide to the essential mushroom health facts that you need to know. 65 pages.
- How Medicinal Mushrooms Work
- Using Medicinal Mushrooms
TEN MEDICINAL MUSHROOMS
- Almond Mushroom Agaricus subrufescens
- Chaga Inonotus obliquus
- Cordyceps Cordyceps species
- Coriolus Trametes versicolor
- Lion's Mane Hericium erinaceus
- Maitake Grifola frondosa
- Mesima Phellinus linteus
- Reishi Ganoderma lucidum
- Shiitake Lentinula edodes
- Snow Fungus Tremella fuciformis
HEALTH BENEFITS OF MEDICINAL MUSHROOMS
- Bacterial Infection
- Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH)
- Cardiovascular Health
- Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
- Colds / Flu
- Dementia / Alzheimer's
- Digestive Health
- Erectile Dysfunction
- High Blood Pressure
- High Cholesterol
- Infertility - Female
- Infertility - Male
- Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBS)
- Insomnia / Anxiety
- Kidney Health
- Liver Health
- Menopausal Syndrome
- Nerve Damage
- Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis
This work is a highly accessible primer on the pharmacology, applications, and Chinese medical uses of over 20 commonly prescribed mycological medicinals. As such it admirably meets the needs of acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine practitioners as well as a more general complementary medicine readership. The author makes full use of his versatile background in both Chinese medicine and biochemistry. Concise textual presentation, helpful overviews, and a good balance of research evidence with practical clinical applications are features that make this useful as well as absorbing reading.
Praise for Medicinal Mushrooms
"This beautifully illustrated book is an invaluable resource on medicinal mushrooms and on how to integrate them into a Chinese medicine practice."\
-Giovanni Maciocia, Author, Foundations of Chinese Medicine
"This really important book is a unique and excellent compilation of material that can now be found in one place."
-Dr SP Wasser - Editor, International Journal of Medicinal Mushrooms
"A great job on a subject that needed to be addressed. I will find this a great resource, especially as it is all well referenced. I can see this will become one of the standard references in the field."
-John Holliday - Director of Research, Aloha MedicinalsLearn More
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This practical book provides need-to-know information vital for acupuncturists to treat patients with fertility problems.
Nick Dalton-Brewer details the causes of fertility issues, including the impact of lifestyle and diet, and explains the scientific basis for the different methods of treatment. Integrating Assisted Reproduction Techniques (ART) with Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) therapies and acupuncture, he presents his own cutting-edge research on the successful use of these therapies to improve fertility and pregnancy rates and describes a method for integrated diagnosis and treatment.
This book will give TCM practitioners direct access to the vital specialist knowledge and technical information needed to treat the increasing numbers of patients with fertility problems effectively. It will also be of interest to doctors of Western medicine concerned about the efficacy of recommending acupuncture treatments as adjuncts to ART.