Chinese Medicine

Better than Viagra, the treatment of impotence with Oriental medicine. 1

Australia’s Hol­ist­ic Journ­alKeep­ing Body & Soul Togeth­er TOP STORIES FEATURES COLUMNS NEWS EVENTS RECIPES REVIEWS ADVERTISE CONTACT Search Nova 02.01.2018 EASTERN HEALING Bet­ter than Via­gra The East­ern approach to treat­ing impot­ence is longer last­ing without the side effects of mod­ern drug ther­apy, says Olivi­er Lejus Fil­ter Stor­ies Astro­logy Com­munity East­ern Heal­ing […]

The emotional side of male infertility.

  Many us would be sur­prised to know that men are respons­ible for up to forty per­cent of cases of infer­til­ity in a couple. Sev­er­al factors can affect the male repro­duct­ive sys­tem caus­ing the sperm pro­duc­tion to decline. These include sur­ger­ies, chron­ic ill­nesses, and pre­scribed med­ic­a­tions. Also, poor life­style, espe­cially […]

Grief and the lungs

  Grief and the lungs I have just made a very short trip to France to attend to my father’s funer­al. Unfor­tu­nately, I caught a res­pir­at­ory infec­tion as soon as I landed, and I spent most of my time over there in bed. This gave me plenty of time to […]

The natural alternative to In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) by Olivier lejus

  The Ori­ent­al med­ic­al altern­at­ive to In Vitro Fer­til­iz­a­tion (IVF)   Accord­ing to the latest fig­ures from Aus­tralia, and New Zea­l­and, in 2011, the suc­cess rate (live birth) per In Vitro Fer­til­iz­a­tion (IVF) cycle was only 17%(1). In addi­tion, the required con­stant hor­mon­al treat­ments can be very phys­ic­ally and men­tally […]

The role of emotions in Traditional Chinese Medicine

  It is only recently that West­ern medi­cine has star­ted to acknow­ledge the import­ance of emo­tions in our gen­er­al health. Numer­ous stud­ies have shown that neg­at­ive feel­ings such as anger, bit­ter­ness or even stress, con­stantly stim­u­late our sym­path­et­ic nervous sys­tem. Unfor­tu­nately, over a long peri­od this abnor­mal pat­tern, not only […]

Nova Article-Emotional and mental disorders in Children

The last twenty years have seen an enorm­ous increase in the incid­ence of beha­vi­our­al prob­lems with chil­dren. Unfor­tu­nately today, many Aus­trali­an par­ents have now become very famil­i­ar with the term Atten­tion Defi­cit Hyper­activ­ity Dis­order (ADHD). It is a con­di­tion which is char­ac­ter­ized by inat­ten­tion, hyper­activ­ity and impuls­ive­ness in chil­dren. The […]

Nova Article-Diet and Traditional Chinese Medicine PART 2

As I pre­vi­ously men­tioned in my last month’s column on Ori­ent­al medi­cine, the selec­tion of vari­ous types of foods, herb­al and min­er­al sub­stances for med­ic­al pur­poses has been an integ­ral part of Tra­di­tion­al Chinese medi­cine since its early begin­ning over two thou­sands years ago. Accord­ing to Chinese med­ic­al the­ory, all […]