Digestive Health

Health check: which symptoms indicate that your Spleen function is weak?

The Spleen is located in your abdomen. Chinese medicine considers that the Spleen organ system’s main functions involve digestion, circulation and blood production. If the Spleen is weak or disordered, you can experience the following symptoms: Tired, fatigued Pale face, heart palpitations Iron deficiency Bloating especially after eating Sluggish or loose bowel movements, often with undigested […]

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How does Chinese medicine help a persistent cough that you cannot get rid of?

Coughing is a very common health issue treated in our clinic with traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) and acupuncture. A persistent cough can be a major health symptom experienced during any season and it may be especially worse in winter and spring. In this article, we are going to briefly discuss how Chinese medicine diagnoses and […]

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What is a healthy bowel movement and why is it important?

Many people nowadays pay a lot of attention to the quality of the food that enters their body, but paying attention to how your food leaves your body is equally as important. Abnormal bowel are becoming more and more common and it can be a part of symptoms of constipation, haemorrhoids, irritable bowel syndrome, Crohn’s […]

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How to maintain healthy skin and what causes skin disorders?

The human skin is the body’s largest organ. Almost everyone has experienced skin problem. Some skin diseases are acute that quickly resolve themselves whilst others come and go. Some are chronic and remain even after several years or decades. Common skin diseases are hives, rashes, dermatitis, eczema, pimples/acne, shingles, nervous stimulated skin inflammation and dry […]

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What does your abnormal stool mean?

In my clinic, when clients come to see me for a check-up we usually ask about the condition of their bowel movements. This is a very important question to ask during a traditional Chinese medicine consultation. Chinese medicine considers that stool is an excretion which can help ascertain the body’s health. Through this we can […]

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