Links and Resources

Chinese Medicine Resources

  • http://pihma.edu
    Phoenix Institute of Herbal Medicine and Acupuncture. They use our herbal course in their curriculum. ICH students who want to attend can test out of many classes.
  • http://www.acupuncturetoday.com
    A major publication in newspaper format with articles about many aspects of Chinese Medicine.
  • http://www.itmonline.org
    An excellent source for information on Chinese herbal medicine and related topics.
  • http://www.qi-journal.com/index.asp
    The website of Qi magazine.
  • http://www.worldscinet.com/ajcm/ajcm.shtml
    The American Journal of Chinese Medicine (AJCM) An International Journal of Comparative Medicine East and West.
  • http://www.tcmbasics.com
    Traditional Chinese medicine and acupuncture electronic database. information not only on TCM but also on ancient historical ideas and thinkings on Chinese metaphysics and other related topics.
  • http://www.redwingbooks.com
    One of the most comprehensive selection of books related to Chinese medicine, alternative healing and related subjects.

Western Herbal Medicine

Alternative Healing - General Information

  • http://holisticonline.com/herb_home.htm
  • Current information on Alternative and Integrative Medicine.
  • http://www.tuck.com
  • A community devoted to improving sleep hygiene, health and wellness.
  • https://www.consumersadvocate.org/yoga-mats
  • A study conducted by Johns Hopkins University found that a yoga program tailored for those with osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis improved pain symptoms.
  • While most people might view yoga as a way to relax or exercise, many are also finding out the significant benefits it has for injuries, blood pressure, and chronic pain.
  • An in-depth guide on biodegradable yoga mats. 

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