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A Chinese and Western guide to better health and longer life.

Betty Yu-Lin Ho

A Chinese and Western guide to better health and longer life.

by Betty Yu-Lin Ho

  • 302 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Pilot Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Health.,
  • Medicine, Chinese.,
  • Hygiene -- Popular works.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA776.5 .H58
    The Physical Object
    Pagination48 p.
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5051015M
    ISBN 100875760465
    LC Control Number74012332
    OCLC/WorldCa979242

    These were magnificent. 64 masterfully recorded and recounted interviews set down in and about the lives of mainland Chinese people from all over China, all ages, all walks of life. Not exactly contemporary anymore in (cf. the subtitle), but very fascinating nonetheless (and almost exactly coinciding with the China I knew from /5.   Hong Kong has one of the highest life expectancies in the world, at over 82 years, followed closely by Chinese-ruled Macau, at nearly 81 years, according to the U.N. Public calorie-burning.

      Consider mountain life. People residing at higher altitudes tend to live longer, a study by the University of Colorado and the Harvard School of Global Health revealed. Of the 20 healthiest counties in America, many are in Colorado and Utah.   Staying in school will add a few years. Education is correlated with a longer life. A report from the CDC’s National Center for Health Statistics found that people with a bachelor’s Author: Alexandra Sifferlin.

    Chinese herbal medicine is part of a larger healing system called traditional Chinese medicine (TCM), which also includes acupuncture, massage dietary advice and exercise. TCM is a popular method of treatment, with nearly three million Australians visiting TCM practitioners every year. Those are the true classics from which Chinese medicine sprouted. While many would say those belong more to the category of philosophy or religion/spirituality, they are important prerequisites for anyone who really wants to understand the classics of Chinese medicine, since the theories of the medicine come from daoist philosophy primarily.


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A Chinese and Western guide to better health and longer life by Betty Yu-Lin Ho Download PDF EPUB FB2

The book presents a narrative description of the author's own studentship under a Chinese Qigong master. Then, drawing on Western medicine, traditional Chinese medicine, and Eastern philosophy, the author shows how the fundamental principles of health and healing in Qigong are also found in the traditional medical practices of other cultures/5(4).

Health and Long Life: The Chinese Way brings together the wide variety of Chinese medical and spiritual methods in one integrated volume. It provides not only a basic description, but also discusses the relationship of Chinese healing to contemporary Western science and religious by: A Chinese and Western Daily Practical Health Guide 1st Edition by Betty Y.

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The book presents a narrative description of the author's own studentship under a Chinese Qigong master. Then, drawing on Western medicine, traditional Chinese medicine, and Eastern philosophy, the author shows how the fundamental principles of health and healing in Qigong are also found in the traditional medical practices of other cultures/5(3).

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The Complete System of Self-Healing: Internal. China spends dramatically less per person on health care than the U.S. and is famous for its pollution, yet the average healthy life expectancy in China is higher than in the United States, The life expectancy of Chinese people has risen to years old inan extra 18 months longer than inthe National Bureau of Statistics revealed in the latest statistics on Tuesday.

Marriage has been linked to better health and longer life for a variety of reasons — not the least of which is, you lasted all these years without killing each other.

Make time for romance between the sheets. A study found that sexual intimacy in couples is associated with longer telomeres. CONTROL YOUR ENVIRONMENT   the Chinese way to a long and healthy life but also discusses relationship of Chinese healing to contemporary Western science and religious Daoism.

Health and Long Life begins with a. "Health and Long Life: The Chinese Way brings together the wide variety of Chinese medical and spiritual methods in one integrated volume. It provides not only a basic description, but also discusses the relationship of Chinese healing to contemporary Western science and religious Daoism."/5.

Health and Long Life: The Chinese Way brings together the wide variety of Chinese medical and spiritual methods in one integrated volume. It provides not only a basic description, but also discusses the relationship of Chinese healing to contemporary Western science and religious to read, with numerous charts and illustrations, and enriched by exercises that encourage readers to examine their own practices and attitudes, Health and Long Life.

Patient and Family Education Services for example they may view illness and death as a natural part of life. • Health may be viewed as finding harmony between complementary energies such as cold and hot, dark and light.

Most Chinese actually are very comfortable with duality between western and traditional Chinese health beliefs. According to Bolton, China was an especially good place to study what influences people’s health decisions, because Western and traditional Chinese medicine operate alongside each. The Chinese secret to living a long life.

Known better for gambling than helping you grow into your golden years – Macau unexpectedly holds the secret to a high life expectancy. Western medicine often relies on pharmaceutical therapies to address health issues, while Chinese medicine relies on more natural substances.

Some patients opt for a combination of Chinese and Western medicine, and it's a good idea to share with your practitioner or provider all the treatments and therapies you use. The New Chinese Medicine Handbook is an essential guide to achieving total health in body, mind,and spirit.

Explore the powerful benefits of Chinese medicine--particularly acupuncture, massage,nutrition, meditation and herbs--along with other Eastern healing arts/5. 13 Habits Linked to a Long Life (Backed by Science) Written by Alina Petre, MS, RD (NL) on April 8, Many people think that life expectancy is largely determined by genetics.

"Health and long life: the Chinese way brings together the wide variety of Chinese medical and spiritual methods in one integrated volume. It provides not only basic description, but also discusses the relationship of Chinese healing to contemporary western science and religious Daoism. Take a look at how long Chinese people are living and why they are dying.

A new study published in the medical journal The Lancet says life expectancy in China .It is a culinary specialty that incorporates natural remedies and Chinese medicine into recipes to promote overall dietary health.

"Besides the four traditional natural remedies, I also added Jiāng Huáng, Dà huí Xiāng, and Xiāo huí Xiāng.