Watermelon is medicinal when you consider it through the Chinese Medicine lens.Read More
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Tiger Balm contains Paraffin Petrolatum. Petroleum-based. Not organic or essential and not anything but chemically derived. I’m not usually that person. The one who doesn’t just say ‘no’. Should petrolatum be ‘medicine’ or used in medicine?Read More
Seems like everyone’s got it. You’re down for the count and you’ve got the flu. Or is it a cold??? The test says: it’s viral but it’s not the flu. Or, it says it IS the flu so it’s time for Tamiflu. (FYI: I am probably not a fan. Of Tamiflu. Or the flu, of course. I’d prescribe some HERBS!! Of course).
Would you be able to diagnose with this chart
Whether you figure out that it’s a cold or the flu, you can fix it, cure it, or at the very least endure it less symptomatically with remedies from our awesome Chinese Herbal Pharmacy. Our upper respiratory formulas are just that good. I am not being un-serious here. Chinese Patent Medicines are EXCELLENT curers of upper respiratory ailments. Please come find me. Or an acupuncture practitioner or herbalist near you. If you have not discovered our pharmacy it is time that you do. Please check back as I’ll be posting more with the hope that ever more of you will learn and turn to Chinese herbs for your everyday remedies.
This list is comprehensive but being prepared is the best prevention in First Aid. I suggest gathering what you need and putting everything together in a seal-able container (waterproof if possible). Check the contents periodically, too.Read More
The largest organ in your body is… the SKIN. It is a protective shield and yet so porous that a third of our body toxins get eliminated (excreted) through our skin! Dry brushing opens, unclogs and lets the skin let go of collected and trapped toxins.Read More