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Sun Simiao Regimen

sunsimiaoSun Simiao, one of the most famous Chinese mediciner of China wrote a book named Regimen Rules. In that book he said that you

should pay more attention to avoid drunk at night and you should not be angry in the morning is also important.

At night, qi in our body is restrain while the wine is make qi go outside.
But in my opinion, to be angry in any time is not healthy. Maybe in the morning is more important, but what we should do is get away from bad temper, be happy every minute and do not drink too much then we can live longer.

Prepare Your Body Before Taking Medicine

kailuyaoThere is a good kind of medicine in Chinese called cream formula. But it is not proper for all people. You should p

repare yourself before taking it. If you have not take Chinese medicine before, your body can not accept it immediately. So you need take other herb medicine first. If your stomach and spleen is weak, they can not work well for digest cream formula. You should also take some common herb medicine which can amendment your stomach to have a good function.

Blood Stasis

cream fomulaWhen you get older, you may find many changes of your body occur gradually. You may get colored patches on your face and arms and often have cold hands and feet. Why these things happen to old

people? You can say it is so called aging. But to other words, in detail, it is blood stasis which caused these above.
Blood stasis

means blood block in vessel. It will cause many function disorder. Having ugly colored patches, feel cold and can not easily recover from it. And palmic and fatigue happen sometimes.
The best way to deal with blood stasis is to make it smooth again. This is a way of regimen. In Chinese medicine there is a good kind of drug called cream formula.

Foresee for children’s disease

As children can not say what he feel, it makes doctor difficult to diagnose. So it is important to foresee before disease become heavier.
A child may come by cough this morning, after taking some cough drug and come again this afternoon due to fever. Then after taking some febricide, he may become convulsions.
Chinese medicine can know the development of disease by feeling the pulse. For exemple, a child with cold and fever, his pulse is quiet and body is cold, this means he has heat in the surface, but it will disappear before long. So doctor take some pectral drug instead of gypsum which is good for fever, though the child is not cough at that moment. The doctor ask after that and know the child’s fever is really disappear a few hours later and have a little cough. Read more…

Kong Bohua and Acrid Cold

Kong Bohua, one of the four most famous doctor of Beijing in the past century, is the creater of acrid cold faction.
This Chinese medicine theory is based on the faction of warm disease. Kong Bohua consider that disease change as circumstance change and climate change. He consider that as the weather becomer warmer and warmer, more and more disease are caused by heat. So we should use some acrid cold herb to cure it.
Doctor Kong like the herb gypsum(生石膏) most, so he is called gypsum kong by people love him. This herb is spicy and a little cold, it is good for fever.

Different herb for different cold

Cold is common for everyone. It is make trouble to go to see doctor, are there some good food regimen to deal with it?

Different symptoms should be cured with different medicine in Chinese medicine, though they are both cold. So as cold can devided into wind heat cold and wind cold cold, there should be different way to deal with them.
Wind heat cold can use some acrid-warm herbs relieving superficies, such as ginger and brown sugar. In addition, you can choose herba schizeneptae. Read more…

How long do you want to live

Live forever is a myth for all people no matter ancient or mordern, native or foreign. Well how long can we expected to live and what is the obstruction of getting that aim?

Aristoteles think humanbeings lifespan is 6 to 7 times of growing period, which is  100 to 140 years old. Another saying is that lifespan is 10 times longer than  sexual maturity period, which is 108 to 145 years old.
What is the view of old Chinese? As Book of Docements says, 120 years old called long life, which is quite similar to other sayings.
However, what the reality is? As a report says, the average lifespan of Chinese man is 71, and 74 of Chinese women.
It is only half of expected lifespan. Why? The biggest enemy is disease. Most people die before their expected age due to kinds of disease such as heart attack, high blood pressure, cancer, stroke,etc. Read more…

Porridge for Cold

Except for go to the doctor’s and take medicine, what other method to do to fight against cold?

In Chinese there has many ways such as ginger and brown sugar soup. It is quite efficient to some extent. However, not all cold can disappear by that, just wind-cold type of common cold can be efficient.
Cold can be de divided into wind-heat type of common cold and wind-cold type of common cold.
Wind-cold type has the symptoms of feeling cold, with light fever, clear snot, white coat of tongue, clear and white phlegm, cough slight, feel fatigue and so on. Well wind-heat type of common cold has heavier fever and slight feeling of cold, angina, cough, yellow snot, thick and yellow phlegm, headache and so on.
Here are two kind of porridge for each type of cold. Read more…

Liquorice can fight against chilblain

In winter people without comfortable and warm living place will suffer chilblain in some poor area. How to fight against with this awful disease? There is a kind of Chinese herbal medicine called liquorice will help you.

Put some fresh liquorice into powder, and use this powder to wash the chilblain place will recover and cure it. The detail of this method is put 2 spoons of this powder into boiled water Read more…

Some old Chinese sayings about ginger

ger1-300×223.jpg” alt=”” width=”300″ height=”223″ />Ginger are both a flavouring and a kind of Chinese medicine in Chinese culture. So it is important for people’s health. And there are some old Chinese sayings about it.

  1. Eating ginger at summer and radish at winner can keep the doctor away.
  2. The older the ginger is, the more spicy it is.
  3. Eating ginger in the morning is just like eating ginseng soup, however, eating ginger in the evening is just like eating arsenic.

Are these all right as modern view? Let us have a look at it. Read more…