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Acupuncture Safe For Kids: Study
2011-11-22 06:36:11

Acupuncture can be a generally safe treatment for children when performed by trained professionals, according to a new Canadian study published Monday in the journal Pediatrics. The researchers reviewed 37 studies or case reports, and found that in 1,422 children treated with acupuncture, just 168, or 12 percent, experienced a mild adverse reaction such as pain, bruising or numbness. The scientists identified 25 reports of serious adverse events, such as infections and other...

2011-11-16 08:00:00

Professional Development Resources, a nationally accredited provider of continuing education (CE) to psychologists, social workers, counselors, speech-language pathologists, registered dietitians and occupational therapists, has announced the expansion of its complementary and alternative medicine curriculum with the addition of a new course on acupuncture. Jacksonville, Florida (PRWEB) November 16, 2011 Professional Development Resources has just released a new online CE course called...

2011-11-12 08:00:00

Discontentment is often the driver for change. Kristie Steinbock has woven what she has learned through her training and experience in acupuncture and life, into a new, soul-lifting book for the entire family. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) November 12, 2011 As people become more and more frustrated with their lives, they frequently begin to question their purpose in the world, says American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine alumnus and practicing Fort Collins acupuncturist Kristie...

2011-11-11 01:16:10

When given alongside radiation therapy for head and neck cancer, acupuncture has shown for the first time to reduce the debilitating side effect of xerostomia, according to new research from The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center and Fudan University Shanghai Cancer Center. The study, published in the journal Cancer, reported findings from the first randomized controlled trial of acupuncture for the prevention of xerostomia. Xerostomia, or severe dry mouth, is characterized...

2011-10-25 07:00:00

HARBIN, China, Oct. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China Botanic Pharmaceutical Inc. (NYSE AMEX: CBP) ("China Botanic" or the "Company"), a developer, manufacturer and distributor of botanical products, bio-pharmaceuticals and traditional Chinese medicines ("TCM") in China, today announced that the Company has recently hosted a technical exchange between 13 senior research specialists in the field of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) and herbal medicine. China Botanic participated in the...

2011-10-19 09:19:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- For professional dancers in New York City, getting the job means everything. For many, Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) has quietly become an effective way to ensure success in preparing for an audition or a big show, according to Seven Point Wellness, a TCM group in midtown Manhattan. Recent studies have named acupuncture as the treatment of choice by many dancers for musculoskeletal injury, localized pain and inflammation, and the repetitive...

2011-10-18 05:00:00

SUINING, China, Oct. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China Health Resource, Inc. (OTCBB:CHRI) through its subsidiaries, is the sole provider of GAP quality Dahurian Angelica Root (DAR) in the People's Republic of China (PRC), under the registered Trademark Chuan Baizhi(TM) (DAR).Today China Health Resource announces that it is the recipient of the Provincial Key Dragonhead Enterprise and has been added to the 6th group of Provincial Key Dragonhead Enterprises. The Company has submitted for...

2011-10-17 07:00:00

HARBIN, China, Oct. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China Botanic Pharmaceutical Inc. (NYSE AMEX: CBP) ("China Botanic" or the "Company"), a developer, manufacturer and distributor of botanical products, bio-pharmaceuticals and traditional Chinese medicines ("TCM") in China, today announced the results of its annual general meeting of stockholders ("Annual Meeting") held on Saturday, October 15, 2011 in Harbin, China. At the Annual Meeting, stockholders elected directors Mr. Shaoming Li, Mr....

2011-10-13 07:00:00

HARBIN, China, Oct. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China Botanic Pharmaceutical Inc. (NYSE AMEX: CBP) ("China Botanic" or the "Company"), a developer, manufacturer and distributor of botanical products, bio-pharmaceuticals and traditional Chinese medicines ("TCM") in China, today announced details of its upcoming annual general meeting of stockholders (the "Annual Meeting"). The date, time and venue of China Botanic's Annual Meeting are as follows: Date: Saturday, October 15,...

2011-10-07 07:00:00

Qi will be a practical resource for acupuncture and natural medicine topics Santa Monica, CA (PRWEB) October 07, 2011 Emperorâs College of Traditional Oriental Medicine, one of the most distinguished acupuncture colleges in the nation, will launch Qi, a blog dedicated to educating the public on the uses and benefits of acupuncture and Oriental medicine. Qi will go live on October 24, 2011, in celebration of national Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine Day (AOM Day). Qi will serve...


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2005-05-26 11:26:21

Cinnabar (German Zinnober), sometimes written cinnabarite, is a name applied to red mercury(II) sulfide (HgS), or native vermilion, the common ore of mercury. The name comes from the Greek, used by Theophrastus, and was probably applied to several distinct substances. Other sources say the word comes from the Persian zinjifrah, originally meaning "lost". Cinnabar was mined by the Roman Empire for its mercury content and it has been the main ore of mercury throughout the centuries. Some...

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