Posts Tagged "yang"

Massage scalp for sober and hairdressing

One of the famous Chinese medicine doctor called Kong Bohua is the founder of acrid-cold herbs. He is good at curing kinds of heat diseases such as cephalitis, pneumonia, hepatitis, nephritis and so on.
Doctor Kong consider that head is the pool of all yang. So massage head usually has the good function of regimen. It can both make yourself sober and hairdressing, moreover, it can prevent from getting cold. Massage scalp for child is also good for intellect improvement.
How to do this magic massage? Let us learn it together. Make your two hands warm by chafing which can arrest cold come into head. Then press the scalp from forehead to back with your ten fingers. Then do it again with more strength. Do it for 30 times.

Get inflamed

Get inflamed is a term in Chinese medicine means imbalance of yin and yang, endogenous fire is vigorous. The so called fire is describing some hot syndrome inside body.

Fire can be divided into excess fire and deficiency fire. And some common syndromes of getting inflamed have heart fire and liver fire.

The method to cure called reduce internal heat. Take some Chinese medicine which can Read more…

Five Qi Regimen Can Prolong Your Life

Qi is an important conception in Chinese medicine. It can be summarized as such five parts below.

Grow your vigour

Vigour is the basic substance of life. When people are chasing what they want in life, they should have a line. If excessive, it will do harm to their health. Only calm inside can grow your vigour.

Be quiet to make qi smooth

If you can take half or a hour in the day to be quiet, you can develop your potential of brain cell Read more…

Panax Go First In Autumn

Chinese medicine consider that yang is going to disappear and yin is going to grow up in autumn, so convergence is important at that time in order to avoid energy from going out. The main qi in autumn is dry. What is most important in regimen is to relieve dryness and tonify yin and replenish qi.

When it comes to replenish, panax is undoubtedly the first choice. While panax is a replenish qi drug, which will lead to some bad effect to strong people. It will lead to qi block, chest pain and abdominal distension.

Gen-seng can treat yin deficiency by reinforcing body fluid and put out fire, it is suitable for more people in fact. Gen-seng can tonify without dryness, it can drink as tea, making soup, porridge, chop or it can also put into mouth as slice.

American ginseng has several types. Wild American ginseng has black and dense stripe in it as lines. When Read more…

Sparrow Meat

Synopsis: sparrow meat is the meat of sparrow which belongs to Lonchura animal. It is also called sparrow, house sparrow, tile sparrow. It is a tonify yang food.

Function: enhance yang and tonify precreation.

Indication: deficiency of kidney yang, impotence, ejaculatio praecox, sour and cold of waist and knees, frequency of urinatior, metrorrhagia and metrostaxis, fluor and so on.

Alternative Predominance Between Yin And Yang

The relationship between yin and yang has two kinds. When yin is strong, yang is weak, or when yang is strrong, and yin is weak. These are the imbalances between the two onditions. And as conditions change constantly, it will come to the opposite side of the imbalance, which is called alternative predominance between yin and yang.

Our ancestors explained some climate change and body change with the help of this theory. If one year is usually rain and make the weather so wet, then next year will turn to be dry instead. So does the body change. If a person suffer a terrible diarrhea and his hands and feet are totally cold, which means pathogenic factors is strong. It belongs to asthenia cold syndrome. Then healthy energy is strong than pathogenic factors, these syndromes will disappear. And after that pathogenic factors will be strong, these will occur again. This condition of circulation is called alternativec predominace between yin and yang.

Sufficiency of Yang and Insufficiency of Yin

Yang is always sufficient and yin is always insufficient is a theory of Zhu Danxi, who is a famous person of Yuan dynasty. In Zhu Danxi’s theory, yang stands for essence and blood, and yin stands for energy and fire. That means deficient fire caused of the insufficiency of essence and blood. Zhu Danxi considered that essence and blood is the material basis of people’s life. It consumed time by time, and it is difficult to restore when is damaged. So in this opinion, yin is always insufficient.

If people do not take care of their essence and blood, drink too much and make love too frequently, then their yang energy will turn stronger and difficient fire will have bad influnce on Read more…

Do Not Sleep With Wet Hair

Some people have the habit of having shower before go to bed, then sleep with the wet hair. Then after getting up the next day, they will feel tired and headache and catch a cold and have a runny nose.

That is because yang qi of body is weakest in midnight. So it is the weakest time of immunity. Wash hair before going to sleep will leave some water in scalp which make yang qi coagulate with the cold water. If you often do like that, you will got qi-stagnancy and blood stasis, and your meridian will be blocked. It is easy to get ill if you sleep after washing your hair with cold and wet. Then you will feel numb of your scalp during night, and the next morning the numb Read more…

Lichee Can Generate Excessive Internal Heat

Lichee is a kind of delicious fruit in summer. Once a famous poet said, if I can eat 300 lichees everyday I will go nowhere forever.

Lichee belongs to meridian of spleen and liver, it can generate liquid and blood of the body, antidiarrhea, make body and organ warm, make engergy going more smooth and so on. So it can cure anaemia, diarrhea, deficiency of vital energy, gastric cold, hiccup and so on. All these above can be seen in Compendium of Materia Medica.

Read more…


Yinyang are two opposite aspects of things. For example, up and low, warm and cold, day and night. Everything has these two aspects. And you can find the phenomenon all over the world.

What is yin and what is yang? In a word, yin is just like the water. So if one thing is agglomerate, wet and restraining as water is called yin, such as the moon, the earth, night, cold,and all materiality. These are dark, quiet, heavy, inside and low. Yang is just like the fire. So if one thing is hot, dry, ascensive can be called yang. For example, the sun, the sky, day, warm and all immateriality. These are bright, move, light, outside and up.

Read more…