What’s that Moxa smell all about?

Moxibustion, or moxa as it’s commonly know is a herbal therapy used in Chinese medicine, often alongside acupuncture, where the herb Mugwort (or moxa) is burned to warm acupuncture points. There are several types of moxa, and two main uses known as direct and indirect Moxa. Although Moxa smells similar to marijuana when it’s burning, Read more about What’s that Moxa smell all about?[…]

Ever woken up with a stiff neck in summer?

A common problem seen around this time of the year is invasion of wind. Wind is considered an “External Pathogenic Factor” in Chinese medicine. Wind can be created by fans, air conditioners or just be a normal part of the environment. No matter it’s source Wind can cause a number of problems when it invades Read more about Ever woken up with a stiff neck in summer?[…]