Depression Medicine

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What “depression medicine” does Traditional Chinese Medicine use?

Traditional Chinese Medicine has been used in the East for centuries and many patients in the West are now trying it to help relieve low emotional states. Explanations of Traditional Chinese Medicine and how it might be used to help sufferers…

Which Acupuncture Points Are For Depression?

Discover how Traditional Chinese Medicine acupuncturists and herbalists choose which points and herbs to use with depression, plus what is Qi Gong and more…

What causes “depression” according to Traditional Chinese Medicine?

In the case of what may be termed ‘depression’ in modern society, the causes are often (but not always) attributed  to  emotional strain and the result of stagnated Qi flow (1). How would a TCM practitioner address low moods? TCM practitioners observe a complex matrix of signs and symptoms to formulate tailored treatments for their [...]