The Diagnosis “Infertility” May not be Valid

As long as the anatomical structures are present, a medical diagnosis of “infertility” is often a fallacy. Many factors can cause a woman to have difficulty conceiving, but once these factors are overcome and a woman’s body is restored to health, conception can occur naturally.Our reproductive systems are made up of organs and hormones that … read more

Would Nixon’s Physician Warn Against Dry Needling, too?

Nixon’s Personal Physician Said Leave Acupuncture to the Professionals This is a piece put together by TCM Directory ( I knew the story but not all the facts. Thank you to TCM Directory for pulling up this bit of history… This warning was given more than 40 years ago by Dr. W. Kenneth Riland, the … read more

Is Coffee a Health Beverage?

In Chinese medicine caffeinated coffee is viewed as helping move the liver qi and lift the yang but deplete the yin.  So as to whether coffee is beneficial or detrimental may depend totally on the person consuming it.  That may help explain why there is controversy over the effects caffeine and coffee may have.  Therefore, … read more