How Traditional Chinese Health Beliefs and Chinese Culture Influence Health and Illness?

Traditional Chinese health beliefs adopt a holistic view emphasizing the importance of environmental factors in increasing risk of disease. According to Quah (1985), these factors influence the balance of body’s harmony, yin and yang. These are two opposite but complementary forces and, together with qi (vital energy), they control the universe and explain the relationship […]

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FREE Software Tips on How to Maintain Good Health Naturally

The first step will always be to evaluate your health. There are some free interactive online tools and calculators to help you do that. Once you know and recognize your health condition you can go onto the next step of finding out about Alternative Methods of healing which may address this condition. Once you know […]

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Health Benefits/Medicinal Uses of Artichoke

Artichoke is a herbaceous plant of the botanical family Compositae. It is well known for its effect in detoxifying the liver. PROPERTIES Artichoke contains significant amount of carbohydrate and protein, in 5.11% and 3.27% respectively, and it virtually has no fat. However, the most important of its composition are a series of remarkable substances, which […]