Posts Tagged ‘zhu’

Zhu Dan-Xi and the Yin Nourishing School in Chinese Medicine

Friday, August 8th, 2014 by Sharon Sherman

The fourth master of Chinese Medicine, Zhu Dan-Xi, had the opportunity to study and adapt his teachings based on the other three masters’ schools of thought – bringing together the Four Great Masters’ of Chinese Medicine.   Zhu believed that people suffered from chronic disease as a result of overindulgence in pleasurable things and activities, […]


Bamboo used in Chinese Herbal Medicine

Sunday, November 1st, 2009 by Sharon Sherman

Bamboo has been making a lot of news lately as a green building resource.  It is a highly renewable source of flooring material and is used as a basic component in the construction prefab homes.  However, bamboo has been a very important ingredient in acupuncture and Chinese Herbal prescriptions for thousands of years.  In Chinese, […]