The face contains all the details of your life as well as your health. When you compare pictures you took at your different ages, the complexion in each picture will remind you of all the good or bad parts of your life. We can gather many pieces of information from the face by instinct or … Continue reading Dark purple complexion
Nasal polyps can grow within the nose, or sinuses. It interferes with breathing, smelling , and so on. Huh Im, a Korean doctor in the 1600s, recommended applying 100 moxa cones on DU 23 상성. According to the conditions, the following points can be added: LI 20 영향 LI 4 합곡 DU 22 신회 HT … Continue reading Nasal polyps
I recently saw a Korean movie. A man tried hard to smell anything, but in vain. He kept sniffing, hoping to smell anything. Smell disorder can arise from many causes. He seemed to smell something long after he became unemployed. His smell disorder might come from work stress. Huh lm, Korean doctor in the … Continue reading I cannot smell!
Some of you already know about Gudang burn therapy. Dr Namsoo Kim (Gudang) figured this out and treated many burn injury patients with acupuncture. No one imagined that acupuncture could treat burn injuries. One research, Acupuncture accelerates wound healing in burn-injured mice, shows that acupuncture can reduce inflammation and accelerate skin regeneration process … Continue reading Treating Burn Injuries with Acupuncture
People sometimes complain that they have the sensation of insects crawling all over their body and itchiness as well. This is called formication. Here is a prescription from Huh Im, a Korean doctor in the 1600s, which you might want to try if you have any patients with the complaint. Apply 7 moxa cones … Continue reading Insects crawling over the skin?
It is quite natural that people bring up safety of moxibustion. I would say it would be like asking whether the car is safe. If the car is driven by a good driver, people in the car would feel comfortable, and there would be no accident. If it is driven by an unskilled driver, … Continue reading Is moxibustion safe?
It is inspiring that more people are aware of moxibustion nowadays. However, most of them do not know there are two different types, which are direct moxibustion and indirect moxibustion. I am not going to talk about indirect moxibustion since I specialize in direct scarring moxibustion alone. Scarring moxibustion has the longer history than even … Continue reading What is moxibustion good for?