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May 24, 2017

Why You Should Boost Your Vitamin D Levels?

Start summer early with a few minutes enjoying the midday sunshine to make a bounty of vitamin D. Fleeting, wild and desperately blazing, summer sun is really the most efficient way of the season to get vitamin D in your neck of the woods. Vitamin…
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April 21, 2017

Diet Tips for Hypertensive Patients in Spring

Taking the first bite of spring vegetables at your dinner table is a welcome change from winter’s hearty abundance. Besides the bright pink radishes or tender asparagus spears that are most commonly taken, you’ll also find more unexpected options. But when you enjoy the fresh…
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March 27, 2017

Uncaria Rhynchophylla

Overview Uncaria rhynchophylla (Latin name: Uncariae Ramulus cum Uncis; Chinese name: 钩藤 Gou Teng) is a traditional Chinese herb, the use of which can be traced back more than a thousand years. A more comprehensive description of the plant and function can be found in…
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March 27, 2017

Spatholobus

Overview Spatholobus (Latin name: Spatholobi Caulis; Chinese Name: 雞血藤; Ji Xue Teng) is the dried vine (stem) of Spatholobus suberectus Dunn (Leguminosae). The plant grows mainly in Guangxi, Fujian, Guangdong and Yunnan provinces in China. The veins are collected in autumn and winter, cut into…
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March 8, 2017

Control Your Spring Allergies

With springtime right around the corner, many of my seasonal allergy patients have been calling, wondering what to do in advance of the season and what to do when allergies strike. The first idea is to limit exposure to allergens. This does not closing yourself…
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February 21, 2017

Unveil the Mystery of Cupping Therapy – Cupping & Herbal Supplements

As Michael Phelps darted toward his 19th Olympic gold medal during the 100-metre freestyle relay at the 2016 Rio Olympics, all people could focus on were the dark purple circles on his back and shoulders. What are those mad dots? Is he being attacked by…
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February 17, 2017

What Fruits Keep Your Heart Happy?

Ann Wigmore once said, “The food you eat can be either the safest & most powerful form of medicine or the slowest form of poison”. Needless to say, it seems like every day we “choose our poison”. Eating right is one of the basic necessities…
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February 15, 2017

How Loving Can Actually Affect Your Heart & Health

  There’s a reason people are called “lovesick” when they’re madly in love with someone—you experience almost flu-like symptoms. Whenever they’re around your heart starts pounding, your palms start to sweat, you feel butterflies in your stomach, and you can’t seem to stop smiling. It’s…
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January 24, 2017

Herbs to Enhance Fitness (Infographic)

A New Year means a new you right? Time to renew your gym membership or dust off that yoga mat you haven’t used in ages. Exercise isn’t the only thing that can help you with your health though, it’s also about what you put into…
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January 18, 2017

Benefits of Tea

The legend of tea begins with its discovery in 2737 B.C. when dried leaves landed in a boiling cup of water that was being served to the Chinese emperor (iced tea wasn’t made until 1904!). Since this discovery, tea has taken the world by storm…
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