God and Lotus blossoms

  ” Yin and Yang of God”  (or “How to muffle a chatter-box child)   One day my 7 year old chatter-box, or perhaps, chatter-machine, Catholic school going daughter threw me the big Questions; How many Gods are up there ? Are they men or women or both ? What Gods  look like ? What…

Seasonal Flu

Thoughts on the “Seasonal Flu” The Seasonal Flu, often referred to as the “common cold” in common English, shares quite (another) common denotation in TCM or eastern medicine.  In terms of Yin and Yang theory, our Yang natured body which constantly maintains a warm temperature of 36.5 degrees (isn’t it magical ?), can be easily…