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Promotion of my acupuncture book

Good afternoon I believe I was about 2 years ago so bold as to promote one of my own little “books” here. This is less a “book”, much less any sort of text book, than an outline of my personal … Continue reading

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Doctor’s wisdom

Among my Japanese relatives is a dentist. I do meet him on a more or less regular basis and naturally he knows, that my clinic = my “business” is VERY far from booming. Apparently he told me wife (not me!) … Continue reading

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Chinese Panda

There was a news on TV this morning. A (zoo) keeper struck -> more like a light slap, a young panda in a panda nursery in China. Causing an outrage and the person in question being fired. http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2847338/Chinese-zoo-sparks-fury-keeper-filmed-beating-curious-panda-cub-teaching-colleague-train-animals.html Precious corals … Continue reading

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Moxibustion for Ebola 2

Good morning (3 am!) from Japan Yesterday I received a message from the CDC: “Thank you for your suggestion to CDC-INFO about the use of moxibustion to treat patients with Ebola hemorrhagic fever (Ebola HF). Your comments have been forwarded … Continue reading

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Moxibustion for Ebola?

http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/07/02/us-health-ebola-westafrica-redcross-idUSKBN0F714220140702 Reportedly there is an Ebola outbreak in Africa, which may get out of hand. Since according to teh CDC there is no effective treatment or prevention. I DID suggest in a mail to the CDC to try moxibustion. Moxibustion … Continue reading

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Acupuncture better than drugs for insomnia – The Journal of Chinese Medicine

See on Scoop.it – Japanese acupuncture That A Chinese study suggests that acupuncture compares favourably with benzodiazepine drugs for improving sleep quality and daytime functioning in… (#Acupuncture better than drugs for #insomnia. Thomas Blasejewicz‘s insight: That is just fine, but … Continue reading

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お灸は怖くないよ

夕方食事の後で何となく色々と古い写真が持ち出されて思い出話をした。 その中に添付の写真で見られるのは次男(現在24歳)が約2歳の頃お灸をして貰う。彼は軽度の喘息を持っているので、お灸すると幾分良くなると本人も感じたようだ。 「さあ、お灸するよ」といったらちゃんとそれらしくの体勢(江戸時代の民間療法を示す挿絵が思い出す光景)に入り、特別文句も言わなかった。 このような小さな子供にお灸が出来るなら、多彩な言い訳をしてお灸を避ける大人にも出来る。 ************ This is about moxa treatment. The picture shows me treating my 2-year old son (who is today 24) with moxibustion, because he had and still has a mild degree of asthma. I treated him and … Continue reading

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