What is TCM

What type of conditions suitable for T.C.M.?

How is a diagnosis in traditional Chinese medicine?

The diagnosis in TCM is based on four methods: observation (including the tongue), auscultation and olfaction, palpation (feeling the pulse, among others), and asking questions. To give an example: inspection of the tongue is an important diagnostic method. According to the theory of TCM are the meridians and internal organs are all directly or indirectly related to the tongue. That is to say that the essence of the organs feeds the tongue, and that pathological changes can manifest themselves on the tongue. Guide the differentiation of syndromes the meaning of tongue diagnosis is as follows: we can make an assessment of whether the patient’s vital Qi is sufficient or insufficient, which is the location of the illness, the nature of the pathogenic factors, and one can estimate the prognosis of the disease, etc. Similarly, the pulse condition is a reflection of the condition of the organs, thus feeling the pulse to aid in the assessment of location, nature and prognosis of the disease .

What type of disorders are suitable for treatment with acupuncture and moxibustion therapy?

Internal disorders

Colds, bronchitis, asthmatic bronchitis, chronic gastritis, peptic ulcer, gastroptose, vomiting, chronic enteritis, habitual constipation, nephritis, enuresis, chronic hepatitis, high / low blood pressure, arrhythmia, heart disease, rheumatoid arthritis, obesity, sexual dysfunction in men, headache, dizziness, aftermath of meningitis, aftermath of stroke, epilepsy, hysteria, neurosis, schizophrenia, diabetes, cholecystitis, gallstones, post-operative adhesions of the intestine, proctotomie, urethritis, cystitis, stones in the urinary tract, prostatitis, and arthralgia .

Orthopedics

Cervical spondylopathie, stiff neck, chronic lumbar pain, hernia, kaakontsteking, humerals epicondylitis (tennis elbow), bicipitale aponeurosis, scapulohumeral periarthritis, sprained ankle, dislocated ankle, carpal tunnel syndrome, tenosynovitis, tenonitis, dislocation of the radiocarpal joint, Coxitis, gonarthritis, gonycrotesis, gonyectyposis, achillodynia, bone spurs, meniscus, sprained ligaments, m. piriformisalgia, lumbago, lumbosacral radiculitis, lumbosacral spondylosis, neuralgia of N.gluteus superior, flat feet, spinal stenosis and sacroilliitis.

Gynecological disorders

Dysmenorrhea, amenorrhea, irregular menstruation, malposition of the fetus, chronic pelvic inflammatory disease, mastitis and uterine prolapse.
Poliomyelitis

Pediatric illnesses

dumbness and deafness in children, indigestion, bedwetting, seizures, myopia and strabismus.

Diseases of eye, ear, nose, mouth and throat

Acute conjunctivitis, deafness, tinnitus, rhinitis, hay fever, acute tonsillitis, toothache, cataracts, glaucoma, inflammation of the retina, ophthalmia electrica and hordeolum.

Disorders Urticaria

neurodermatitis, psoriasis, pruritus vulva, baldness, chronic eczema, warts, acnee and vitiligo.

Neurological disorders

urticaria, neurodermatitis, psoriasis, pruritus vulva, baldness, chronic eczema, warts, acnee and vitiligo.

Which diseases are an indication for treatment with Chinese herbs?

Colds breathing, emphysema, bronchitis, hyperventilation, asthma, hay fever and allergic rhinitis.
Digestive Gastritis, stomach ulcer, stomach and intestinal problems, enteritis (intestinal mucosal inflammation), constipation, hepatitis, inflammation of the gallbladder, gallstones and ulcerative colitis: Crohn’s disease.
Heart disease Cardiovascular disease, hypertension, arrhythmia and hyperlipemia.
Acute and chronic nephritis urinary tract infection or urinary stones and prostatitis.
Endocrine system endocrine system: diabetes and hypothyrosie.
Nervous insomnia, neurosis, depression, epilepsy, intercostal neuralgia, stress / overwork and phobias.
Blood vessels System Anemia and leukopenia.
Other Gout, reumatoïe arthritis and osteoarthritis.
Gynecological diseases
Treatment with Chinese herbs is effective in certain functional symptoms related to a hormonal imbalance, such as impotence, infertility, irregular and painful menses, dyspareunia, endometriosis, menopausal symptoms, pr-menstrual syndrome, dysfunctional uterine bleeding, infertility in women , threatened or habitual miscarriage and inflammation of the reproductive organs. Given that Chinese herbs are not used hormone products has virtually no side effects.
Skin conditions
In the case of skin diseases, use is made of herbs for both internal and external use. This combination is particularly effective in the treatment of skin conditions such as: acne, urticaria, vitiligo, chloasma, herpes zoster, alopecia areata, psoriasis, eczema, etc. In particular for persistent symptoms associated with the immune system, allergic or emotional factors, such as eczema, neurodermatitis and psoriasis brings herbal treatment not only relieve symptoms and heal the wounds locally, but it also consolidates the results by simultaneously improving the overall physical condition.
Tumors For patients undergoing in their treatment of cancer chemo- or radiation therapy, a treatment with Chinese herbs can ensure that the side-effects thereof are kept to a minimum. In addition, the results are based in the treatment of various types of tumors on strengthening the immune system of the patient.