The Algorithm Trilogy

This entry is part 4 of 4 in the series Barriers To Achieving Success With Chinese Herbal FormulasWe at Heaven & Earth CMHC have always tried, to the best of our abilities, to break down and clarify the complexity of Chinese Medicine as a means to allow you greater insight and understanding how Chinese Medicine can best benefit your…read more

Are You On the Correct Chinese Herbal Formulas?

This entry is part 3 of 4 in the series Barriers To Achieving Success With Chinese Herbal FormulasThe Strategy The Strategy This leads us to the next section of The Barriers To Achieving Success series with Chinese Herbal Medicine.  The importance of a proper Chinese Medicine Diagnosis is essential for two main reasons. The first is that you need to know your own, personal Chinese…read more

Beginning The Process of Breaching The Barriers

This entry is part 2 of 4 in the series Barriers To Achieving Success With Chinese Herbal Formulas First of all, in regards to Chinese Medicine the most important knowledge anyone can have is both a diagnosis and at least a partial understanding of their personal Chinese Medicine Patterns including and how they inter-relate to each other.  Some Chinese Medicine…read more

Barriers To Achieving Success With Chinese Herbal Formulas

This entry is part 1 of 4 in the series Barriers To Achieving Success With Chinese Herbal Formulas At Heaven & Earth CMHC, we usually write about the numerous positive health results found with Chinese Herbal Medicine. This is a great way to share, inform and hopefully understand this complex subject. Hearing of success stories through…read more

Conclusion

This entry is part 8 of 8 in the series History of Medicine in AmericaLet’s look back to the beginning of this article at that quote from the great Abraham Lincoln. This time let’s consider what he’s saying in the context of what we have just learned regarding medicine in America. “Human nature will not…read more

Key Events in Legislation

This entry is part 7 of 8 in the series History of Medicine in AmericaCochran was able to get a majority of physicians elected to the Alabama State legislature, and from there was able to pass a law that made the former guild known as the Alabama Medical Association into a branch of the state…read more

A New Strategy

This entry is part 6 of 8 in the series History of Medicine in AmericaIn 1889, Professor of Medicine at Johns Hopkins University and one of four founding professors of John Hopkins Hospital, Sir William Osler wrote in the JAMA that all physicians, whether regular, eclectic, or homeopathic, stand equal in the eyes of the…read more

Differing Opinions

This entry is part 5 of 8 in the series History of Medicine in AmericaDespite the diverse marketplace being considered an ideal environment for healing opportunities by the public at large, there will always be opposing views in America that will flourish. This is without a doubt one of the many defining characteristics of America…read more

An American Perspective

This entry is part 4 of 8 in the series History of Medicine in AmericaBy the time of the mid 1800s, there were three main branches of medicine. Regular Medicine, now commonly known as “Orthodox Medicine”, Eclectic Medicine and Homeopathy. Eclectic medical doctors, the evolution of Thomsonian medicine, had gained more popularity and comprised a…read more

The Early Years

This entry is part 3 of 8 in the series History of Medicine in America From the pivotal year of our nation’s birth in 1776 through the 1800s was a time of great diversity of medicine in America. This diversity was cherished by Americans. In the early 1800s Americans remembered the price of freedom and…read more

How to Learn from the Past

This entry is part 2 of 8 in the series History of Medicine in AmericaHow then, could each of you reading this article right now, benefit by learning from our nation’s past in the context of the history of medicine? What could the history of medicine in America reveal about human nature that may then…read more

The History of Medicine in America: A Battle of Ideas

This entry is part 1 of 8 in the series History of Medicine in AmericaTwo Worlds of Thought Clash, Yet Ultimately Come Full Circle and Return To Their Roots You’ve all heard the quote from Winston Churchill: “Those that fail to learn from history, are doomed to repeat it.” Churchill’s wisdom conveys not just the…read more

The Heart of the Matter

This entry is part 3 of 4 in the series Habits That Damage Digestion In Chinese Medicine, it is acknowledged that any food or beverage that is either literally cold, or cold in nature, will damage this vital middle fire. Per the example above, imagine you are cooking a hot soup in a stock pot.…read more

A Comparative View

This entry is part 2 of 4 in the series Habits That Damage DigestionA foundational principle with Chinese Medicine is to protect and preserve your digestive system. The importance of your digestive system’s health cannot be understated. It is the gateway by which all healing of your body must disseminate through. The complex chemical nature…read more

Improve Your Digestion By NOT DOING This ONE, EASY, FREE THING

This entry is part 1 of 4 in the series Habits That Damage DigestionIn America today exists many different options of healing modalities available for the average consumer to consider. This can range from the standard allopathic medical system to Traditional Chinese Medicine, Homeopathy, various types of massage therapies, and much more. All of the…read more

Conclusion

This entry is part 4 of 4 in the series Habits That Damage DigestionIn conclusion, to preserve and protect a healthy digestion be aware of how cold foods like iced beverages, cold desserts and raw vegetables are affecting your body. If at all possible, avoiding these foods can do a lot of good to promote…read more

Improve Your Digestion By NOT DOING This ONE, EASY, FREE THING

By Teah J. Akrish Published November 11th, 2016 In America today exists many different options of healing modalities available for the average consumer to consider. This can range from the standard allopathic medical system to Traditional Chinese Medicine, Homeopathy, various types of massage therapies, and much more. All of the non-standard methods of healing seem…read more

To Your Health

This entry is part 5 of 5 in the series Taking Chinese Herbs EverydayChinese herbs are a very important part of a healthy and balanced lifestyle! You can take them when you’re at the end of your rope and have tried everything else (as many do!) to heal your body. Most importantly you can—and should—also take…read more

A Personalized Focus

This entry is part 4 of 5 in the series Taking Chinese Herbs Everyday At Heaven and Earth CMHC many individuals find us after they’ve seen everyone else. For this reason we call ourselves “the caboose”. The main problem here is that their Chinese Medicine Patterns are usually at their deepest–which translates into requiring a…read more

Taking Chinese Herbs Seasonally

This entry is part 3 of 5 in the series Taking Chinese Herbs Everyday Another great way to take Chinese herbs is based on the yearly seasons: Spring, Summer, Late Summer, Fall & Winter… Wait a minute, did I just add a 5th season in there? I certainly did. In Chinese Medicine, the transition between Summer and…read more

Constitution

This entry is part 2 of 5 in the series Taking Chinese Herbs Everyday One great approach in integrating daily Chinese herbal therapy into your life, is to focus on your common constitutional issues. For instance, in Chinese Medicine methodology there are numerous Chinese Medicine Patterns. By understanding your more basic tendencies, you can consistently…read more

The Importance of Taking Chinese Herbs Everyday

This entry is part 1 of 5 in the series Taking Chinese Herbs EverydayWhat? Chinese herbs every single day! Really? Yes, you can and should take Chinese herbs every single day! Just like it’s recommended to eat healthy, get adequate sleep and workout daily(or at least get regular light activity), Chinese herbs should be a part of your daily health regimen. Does this mean you’re…read more

Part 3

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Constitutional Tendencies & YouGetting back to our focus, please read through the deficiencies listed and see where you might fit into the picture. Following the deficiencies listing, we have created a cool chart that will help you to understand what formulas can help each of…read more

How do you personally fit in, and what can you do about it?

This entry is part 2 of 3 in the series Constitutional Tendencies & YouFind out now! To start with, you may have a combination of Blood, Chi, Yin or Yang Deficiency in varying degrees. With this is mind, the depth and complexities of mixed Chinese Medicine Deficiency Patterns may take years to rebuild and recover.  It is important to keep…read more

Constitutional Tendencies & You

This entry is part 1 of 3 in the series Constitutional Tendencies & You What traits do you possess that make you special? Are you the quiet and reserved introvert, or the outgoing and expressive extrovert? Perhaps you are a person who is a nurturer, taking great care of those whom you love, but often…read more

Possibility #2: Fire in the Blood

This entry is part 5 of 5 in the series Answers to Questions on Natural Remedies for Loose, Bloody StoolsThe element of heat/fire can many times be involved because “fire makes the blood run wild.” This may also cause chronic nosebleeds, bruising, bleeding gums [many times a yin deficiency pattern], slow healing wounds, easy bruising, long…read more

Variation of Loose Stools: Blood in the Stool

This entry is part 4 of 5 in the series Answers to Questions on Natural Remedies for Loose, Bloody StoolsBlood associated with a bowel movement [without loose stool] can be both visible and invisible to the naked eye. Many times another disharmony, such as dizziness, low blood pressure, paleness, fatigue or anemia, may be a clue…read more

Possibility #1: Cold & Deficient Spleen

This entry is part 3 of 5 in the series Answers to Questions on Natural Remedies for Loose, Bloody Stools In general, we can attribute loose stools to the element of cold, leading to the deficiency of your Spleen Organ System. It is called an organ system because of all the many responsibilities associated with the Spleen (or…read more

Just One Aspect of Loose Stool Causes

This entry is part 2 of 5 in the series Answers to Questions on Natural Remedies for Loose, Bloody StoolsBefore we look at the possible causes of the disharmony combination of blood in the stools and loose stools, let us first examine what Chinese Medicine Patterns and which Organ Systems may be present with just loose stools, alone. Loose…read more

Answers to Questions on Natural Remedies for Loose, Bloody Stools

This entry is part 1 of 5 in the series Answers to Questions on Natural Remedies for Loose, Bloody Stools When people come to us seeking answers to the complex questions of healing, we do our best to try and both clarify the process of healing, as well as provide clear and cogent answers. Most…read more

“Acute” Formulas…Can They Be Taken Long Term?

This entry is part 1 of 3 in the series "Acute" Formulas…Can They Be Taken Long Term?Can Specialized Formulas For Acute Problems be Taken Long-Term? Have you ever taken Pe Min Kan Wan, Super Sinus Capsules (Bi Yan Pian) or Magnolia Flower Teapills for acute sinus pain and congestion? What about The Snake & The Dragon Teapills (based off of the traditional formula called Long…read more

An Urgent & Important Message for Your Pets’ Health This Summer

This spring started out warm and it has stayed that way all the way through mid-summer. This is becoming common place for the great northwest in which our business is located. If you’re experiencing an especially warm summer this year as well, then your pet could be at risk. With this in mind, it must…read more

Specialty Formulas for Acute Problems

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series "Acute" Formulas…Can They Be Taken Long Term?I am using the term “specialty formula” to label certain Chinese Herbal Formulas that are utilized for specific [usually acute, though may be chronic] Daily Disharmonies. This type of formula can be taken short-term [days to weeks] to medium-term [weeks…read more

The Algorithm Trilogy

This entry is part 2 of 3 in the series "Acute" Formulas…Can They Be Taken Long Term?Before I begin answering the article’s title question, (can specialized formulas, designed for acute problems, be taken long-term?), let us first go over how we get to the point of having to take one or more of these specialty…read more

Conclusion

This entry is part 4 of 4 in the series The Freedom to Choose: The Importance of Chinese Medicine Pattern DiscernmentAs Chinese Medicine Herbalists, we consider it an honor to work with each individual that comes seeking guidance through our in-depth, consultation process. We are experts at discerning what Chinese Medicine Patterns are present, what…read more

Part 3

This entry is part 3 of 4 in the series The Freedom to Choose: The Importance of Chinese Medicine Pattern DiscernmentThis is often the place that many of our customers come to us, seeking a professional opinion in an herbal formulation strategy. This is accomplished through Chinese Medicine Pattern discernment by way of an in-depth…read more

Part 2

This entry is part 2 of 4 in the series The Freedom to Choose: The Importance of Chinese Medicine Pattern DiscernmentAt Heaven and Earth Chinese Medicine Healing Center, we have built our business on education first and foremost, understanding that most of you desire to decide for yourself what to put into your own body.…read more

The Freedom to Choose: The Importance of Chinese Medicine Pattern Discernment

This entry is part 1 of 4 in the series The Freedom to Choose: The Importance of Chinese Medicine Pattern DiscernmentDespite the FDA’s disapproval, in 1994 Congress passed the Dietary Supplement Health and Education Act (DSHEA). Congress hoped that in passing this act, they would help relieve the increasing pressure that rapidly inflating medical costs…read more

The Actual Structure Of A Chinese Herbal Formula

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series The Empirical Formula Creation ProcessWhen a Chinese Herbal Formula is created, there always is a regal-in-manner structure that coincides with the specific Chinese Medicine Patterns that it has been created for. This can apply to both smaller [four to six herbs] and more complex, larger…read more

Part 2

This entry is part 2 of 3 in the series The Empirical Formula Creation ProcessLet us look at a person with a short-term [hours to a couple days], acute cold such as a wind heat invasion. Some of the disharmonies may present as: Scratchy throat Headache Dizziness Slight sweating Red eyes Sneezing Achiness Dry, clogged…read more

The Empirical Formula Creation Process

This entry is part 1 of 3 in the series The Empirical Formula Creation Process There are an infinite number of possible Chinese Herbal combinations and as your Chinese Medicine Patterns change, the formulation may also change…or not. It is not always necessary to change the formula. When catering to an individuals needs through out…read more

Part 3

This entry is part 3 of 4 in the series Exploring Free & Easy WandererOver the years, the Xiao Yao formulation has been duplicated in many forms from many different patent manufacturing brands. Over the centuries, Chinese Herbalists have utilized this classic combination, augmenting and making necessary changes to cater to the specific needs of…read more

Part 2

This entry is part 2 of 4 in the series Exploring Free & Easy WandererChinese Medicine divides your body into five, main internal organ systems: the Liver, Spleen, Lungs, Kidneys and Heart. They all have very specific patterns of imbalances that have been well-documented over the centuries. Usually an organ system becomes weaker when it…read more

Exploring Free & Easy Wanderer: Revealing The Internal Science

This entry is part 1 of 4 in the series Exploring Free & Easy Wanderer One of the most popularly prescribed and sought after Chinese Herbal products is Plum Flower’s Free and Easy Wanderer Teapills. It also comes in another variation, equally as popular if not more so, known as Free and Easy Wanderer Plus.…read more

Part 4

This entry is part 4 of 4 in the series Exploring Free & Easy WandererOur Heaven & Earth CMHC formulation is a variation upon a variation. We have designed it for the modern age, based on our perceptions of the thousands of customers that have contacted us for help since our business opening in 2000.…read more

Part 4

This entry is part 4 of 4 in the series Formula Focus: Ba Ji Yin Yang WanAnother very important aspect to the Ba Ji Yin Yang formula is the addition of three Blood tonics: Bai Shao, Gou Qi Zi, and Dang Gui. Dang Gui is a very famous Chinese Herb, known as the “Women’s Ginseng”. Women’s energy…read more

Part 3

This entry is part 3 of 4 in the series Formula Focus: Ba Ji Yin Yang WanWhat makes the Ba Ji Yin Yang formula different from other Kidney Yang Tonics, such as Golden Book Teapills, Right Side Replenishing Teapills or our formula H&E CMHC-Fire of Life Kidney Yang Formula, is the addition of some very strong Yang…read more

Part 2

This entry is part 2 of 4 in the series Formula Focus: Ba Ji Yin Yang Wan…read more

Formula Focus: Ba Ji Yin Yang Wan

This entry is part 1 of 4 in the series Formula Focus: Ba Ji Yin Yang WanWhen we write about your Kidney Organ System we are referring to both internal processes of your body and to the actual physical, kidney organ area [your lower back]. This area extends all the way downward to the end…read more

A Balanced Life

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Living A Balanced LifeLiving a balanced life is wise and prudent regardless of whatever circumstances you may be coming from. Living a balanced life is both the solution for healing extreme damage to your body, as well as preserving the valuable resources held within your…read more

The Absence of Extremes

This entry is part 2 of 3 in the series Living A Balanced LifeRoller coasters can be fun and exciting if you’re on a 10 minute ride at your local summer fair grounds…but, this may be the only place where extreme up-and-downs are welcomed. Extreme swings, from the highest highs to the lowest lows are…read more

Living A Balanced Life

This entry is part 1 of 3 in the series Living A Balanced LifeIs the idea of living a balanced life, especially in our modern culture, seem absurd to you? There seems to be so much chaos that can appear as a regular part of everyday life. Between working on your career, being stuck in…read more

Part 3

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Health Cultivation: The Heart & Soul of Preventative MedicineLiving a balanced life is of the utmost importance when it comes to applying this principle of the cultivation of health. Not living in any extreme, whether you are talking about diet or lifestyle choices like sleeping…read more

Part 2

This entry is part 2 of 3 in the series Health Cultivation: The Heart & Soul of Preventative MedicineChinese Medicine’s unique view of your body as a garden is a crucial way to understand how your body truly works and is the key to living a comfortable, healthy and vibrant life. In the unique perspective of…read more

Health Cultivation: The Heart & Soul of Preventative Medicine

This entry is part 1 of 3 in the series Health Cultivation: The Heart & Soul of Preventative MedicineThe contrasting ideas and definitions of health between the East and the West could not be further apart. In the West, health is often thought of as something attained through physical exercise and a proper diet. In…read more

Part 2

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Damp Heat: Difficult Pattern to ResolveResolving Damp Heat is a difficult task. It is much like trying to separate flour and water after it has been combined into dough. Not only that, but once you do resolve the condition, which tends to really stick around, there is…read more

Damp Heat: Difficult Pattern to Resolve

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Damp Heat: Difficult Pattern to ResolveIn Chinese Medicine, we talk a lot about your body in terms of environmental states. How these environmental states [when imbalanced] can engender, hinder or destroy a health state of being. Usually we relate these environmental states to specific Chinese Medicine Patterns of…read more

Cancer and Chai Hu Bupleurum

This entry is part 4 of 9 in the series Chai Hu Bupleurum Root AnalyzedChai Hu Bupleurum has shown itself to have many anti-cancer properties. Many studies have been done, both in vitro (test tube) and in vivo (living organism) on various types of cancer demonstrating its ability to hinder cancer in multiple ways. In…read more

Conclusion

This entry is part 9 of 9 in the series Chai Hu Bupleurum Root AnalyzedWhile this article is but a short summary into the many abilities of Chai Hu Bupleurum, it is evident that this incredible Chinese Herb is truly that… incredible! Chai Hu Bupleurum root is definitely a Chinese Herb to have in your…read more

Other Uses

This entry is part 8 of 9 in the series Chai Hu Bupleurum Root AnalyzedOther noteworthy documented properties of Chai Hu Bupleurum are analgesic, antiviral, vassal-relaxant and sedation effects.1, 21, 22, 24, 25, 26, 27 Sources Radix Bupleuri. In: WHO monographs on selected medicinal plants . Vol 1. Geneva, Switzerland: World Health Organization; 1999: 67-76.…read more

Inflammation

This entry is part 7 of 9 in the series Chai Hu Bupleurum Root AnalyzedCrude extracts of Chai Hu Bupleurum, along with isolated active ingredients of Chai Hu Bupleurum, were found to have an anti-inflammatory effect similar to prednisolone.¹ Prednisolone is a steroid drug used to treat many conditions, especially those related to inflammation like…read more

Hepatoprotective Effects

This entry is part 6 of 9 in the series Chai Hu Bupleurum Root AnalyzedIn vivo animal tests were done on rats. Liver damage was provoked through the use of acetaminophen (Aspirin) and carbon tetrachloride. Carbon tetrachloride, known by many names is, thankfully, only used in industrial applications today because it has been discovered to…read more

GI/Gastric Ulcers

This entry is part 5 of 9 in the series Chai Hu Bupleurum Root AnalyzedGastric ulcers were induced in animals. The active ingredients in Chai Hu Bupleurum were found to reduce the effect of these ulcers and increase healing rates. In fact, the effects of these active ingredients were comparable to sucralfate, which is a…read more

Scientific Analysis of Chai Hu Buplerum Root

This entry is part 3 of 9 in the series Chai Hu Bupleurum Root AnalyzedAntipyretic effects: The most well-known antipyretics are Ibuprofen and Aspirin. Antipyretics are non-steroidal substances that are “effective against fever” or have the effect of a “cold pack”. They accomplish this function by dilating your blood vessels that are close to the…read more

Chinese Medicine Description of Chai Hu:

This entry is part 2 of 9 in the series Chai Hu Bupleurum Root AnalyzedChai Hu is classified in Chinese Medicine as an herb that “Releases the Exterior”, but it really does so much more. Chai Hu reduces fever, including a specialized disorder categorization in Chinese Medicine called “Lesser Yang”. This condition often presents with…read more

In-depth Scientific Analysis of Chai Hu Bupleurum Root

This entry is part 1 of 9 in the series Chai Hu Bupleurum Root Analyzed In this day in age, where extreme stress is one of the more common experiences of life, we are fortunate to have the incredible knowledge that science and technology gives us to add to the accumulated knowledge and research of…read more

Listing of Possible Combinations of Pet Health Support Powders

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Your Pet's Health & Chinese Herbal PowdersIt is possible to combine our Pet Health Powder products to give your pet that extra support! Check out these possible combinations below to get an idea as to how the different powders can be used. By the way,…read more

Your Pet’s Health & Chinese Herbal Powders

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Your Pet's Health & Chinese Herbal Powders Dogs and cats are such an integral part of so many of our lives. Everywhere you look there seems to be a dog and or cat connected to their loving family member. We have had numerous cases involving…read more

Part 4

This entry is part 4 of 4 in the series Change is InevitableIn case you would like to know more about the formula for Liver Wind, please read on: Our Heaven & Earth CMHC Raw Calm Liver Wind Chinese Herbal Formula is very useful for calming the Liver Organ System that is being affected by…read more

Part 3

This entry is part 3 of 4 in the series Change is InevitableFrom my perception as a Chinese Herbalist, having seen and helped people in every stage of this process, it seems that the continual stress of having extreme congestion and then exploding repeating over and over again, fatigues the Liver Organ Systems natural regulation…read more

Part 2

This entry is part 2 of 4 in the series Change is InevitableThe spring season will accentuate whatever upward moving processes are currently manifesting. If your body is already having Liver Congestion, essentially, it’s like putting gasoline on a fire. When your body is in a liver/spring cycle and is already in an uproar, you…read more

Change is Inevitable

This entry is part 1 of 4 in the series Change is InevitableIf you have read any of our previous articles, you’ve probably noticed we write a lot about various Chinese Medicine Patterns to bring more clarity and understanding with the unique thought processes behind it. We frequently write about patterns such as Kidney Yin…read more

Part 4

This entry is part 4 of 4 in the series Get Ready For Spring!Specific Liver and Spleen Harmonizers excellent to take for your bodies’ spring cleaning are: H&E CMHC Free, Easy and Relaxing–Liver and Spleen Harmonizer Formula Free and Easy Wanderer Teapills, in both the Original and Plus formulations. To read an article comparing both the original and plus…read more

Part 3

This entry is part 3 of 4 in the series Get Ready For Spring!One of the driving forces of ascending Chi during the springtime is your Liver Organ System. One very subtle function of your Liver Organ System is that it actually helps to assist your Spleen Organ System in directing Chi and fluids to…read more

Part 2

This entry is part 2 of 4 in the series Get Ready For Spring!What does this mean for you as a human being? Well just like anything in life, there are pros and cons to this process and experience. The pro is that you may be feeling a surge in energy, and uplifting of your…read more

Get Ready For Spring!

This entry is part 1 of 4 in the series Get Ready For Spring!Are you ready for spring? Have you noticed some odd sensations happening within your body recently? From about March 7 to March 21 we are in a transition phase, moving from winter to spring. Many of our readers, perhaps even you, may…read more

Part 5

This entry is part 5 of 5 in the series New Perspective, New Opportunities!Getting back to this idea of “Releasing the Exterior”… Take for instance a volcano that festers and brews over the decades, amounting pressure until it eventually explodes in an event likened to a nuclear bomb. Just as pressure can build within the…read more

Part 4

This entry is part 4 of 5 in the series New Perspective, New Opportunities!A very common occurrence of this is Liver Chi Congestion. A huge responsibility of the Liver Organ System is to regulate Chi flow, especially Chi in the chest. When the Liver Organ System becomes weak, it ceases to regulate Chi the way…read more

Part 3

This entry is part 3 of 5 in the series New Perspective, New Opportunities!Now that we understand what is meant by “exterior”, let’s dive into this idea of “releasing”, which is speaking of Chi. Chi, pronounced chee, is directly translated as “life force”, but somehow that doesn’t quite describe it. Chi is a substance, despite…read more

Part 2

This entry is part 2 of 5 in the series New Perspective, New Opportunities!While many of these words are familiar, the associated ideas are often not. Unless you’ve been around Chinese Medicine for a while, ideas like tonifying, chi, orifices, yin, yang, phlegm-heat, wind, transformation, Spirit and more, are all probably pretty strange, especially as…read more

New Perspective, New Opportunities!

This entry is part 1 of 5 in the series New Perspective, New Opportunities!When an average person decides on considering the completely new option of healing through Chinese Herbal Medicine, one of the biggest barriers that they will likely face is its very different views and understanding of their body. This will include new and…read more

Scrapes, Cuts, Bites, Burns, Open Wounds, Sores & Infected Skin

This entry is part 6 of 6 in the series Herbal Medicine Cabinet Need a truly all-natural solution like an herbal balm for healing wounds, mitigating infection and irritation from abrasions, cuts, sores and burns? Look no further, our BURN BALM is here! Check out our new Heaven & Earth CMHC BURN BALM which is…read more

Insomnia

This entry is part 5 of 6 in the series Herbal Medicine Cabinet Let’s face it, insomnia happens to the best of us. An often time, all it takes is a busier-than-normal schedule with a little added pressure, creating an overloaded mind to trigger a night of insomnia. Something simple like being able to quiet…read more

Herbal “Multi-Vitamin”/Complete Nutrition

This entry is part 4 of 6 in the series Herbal Medicine CabinetThe concept of a “multi-vitamin” has always been a good one. It’s a general consensus that life is both demanding and stressful. This is perhaps the most difficult era of all with all of the many demands put upon your body, mind and…read more

Overeating

This entry is part 3 of 6 in the series Herbal Medicine CabinetOvereating is such a common occurrence when the holiday’s come around. By the time New Year shows up, not to mention all of the parties in between, over-indulgence in rich, sugary [delicious!] foods are truly a common occurrence during the winter season. Your…read more

Stress Headaches

This entry is part 2 of 6 in the series Herbal Medicine CabinetStress headaches are often a result of the Chinese Medicine Pattern called “Liver Fire Rising”. Even though the solutions listed below are more commonly used for a colds with an underlying heat pattern, they also have other abilities in clearing general, internal heat…read more

What’s In Your Herbal Medicine Cabinet?

This entry is part 1 of 6 in the series Herbal Medicine Cabinet Do you seek out all-natural products from the food you eat to your medicinal needs? If the answer is yes, you should also consider seeking out new solutions as you build your natural, herbal medicine cabinet to treat common colds, coughs, headaches,…read more

Active Ingredients of Huang Qi

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Huang Qi-Astragalus Root Analyzed  Calycosin: Possesses pro-angiogenic activity.1 Angiogenesis is the physiological process through which new blood vessels form from pre-existing vessels2. Angiogenesis is responsible for most, if not all, blood vessel growth during development and in disease.3 Angiogenesis is a normal and vital process in growth…read more