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TCM

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(Complementary Medicine) traditional Chinese medicine: Chinese-based alternative therapies, including acupuncture, certain forms of massage, and some herbal remedies
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A curated blog gives visitors a candid look into the world of Traditional Chinese Medicine and insider knowledge on Chinese culture and traditions.
The Global Equipment of Traditional Chinese Medicine Industry Report 2014 is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the global equipment of traditional Chinese medicine industry.
Regulatory organizations, such as the College of Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioners & Acupuncturists of British Columbia, and teaching institutions, such as the Alberta College of Acupuncture & Traditional Chinese Medicine, use the term in official titles.
We believe traditional Chinese medicine has a real potential to become part of innovative solutions," Luis Cantarell, CEO of Nestle Health Science, said on a conference call.
In fact, alcohol has played an important role in the development of traditional Chinese medicine (TCM), within which it is considered as the earliest exhilarant and anaesthetic.
Traditional Chinese medicine is a large part of this movement.
Therefore, it's necessary for the traditional Chinese medicine industry to support the conservation of endangered species, including tigers," said Huang Jianyin, deputy secretary of WFCMS.
Prof Kelvin Chan, from Wolverhampton University's School of Applied Sciences, is taking part in a conference at the Royal Society of Medicine as part of Traditional Chinese Medicine Week.
Traditional Chinese medicine can range from acupuncture to herbal teas, and is usually less invasive and slower acting than Western medicine.
In this update of the 1999 edition, in which he substitutes "cupping marks" for references to "bruising," he introduces the history of this technique in traditional Chinese medicine and its modern applications, equipment, and methods.
This agreement complements our previous acquisitions of producers and distributors of traditional Chinese medicine by increasing our vertical integration in the pharmaceutical industry," said Julianna Lu, Founder and CEO of China Health Holding.
As China had more interaction with Western countries, people began to view the esoteric ideas of traditional Chinese medicine as backward superstition compared to the new philosophy of scientific thought that developed during the Enlightenment in Europe.
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