The Foundation of Traditional Chinese Medicine
Journal of Chinese Medicine, Scientific Research, 2010, 1, 84-90 doi: 10.4236/cm2010.13016
7 Pages Posted: 14 Feb 2011 Last revised: 15 Mar 2013
Date Written: December 30, 2010
In this paper, the authors examine and interpret the concept of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) whom the Chinese believes and practices for so many centuries. The authors also explain the ancient Chinese concepts of Chi and Tao (Yin and Yang) which are the foundation of the TCM. This paper also seeks to discuss the ways of attaining a healthy body with the clarity of mind as well as to demonstrate the benefits of such healthy lifestyle.
Keywords: Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), Chinese Concepts of Tao (Yin and Yang) and Chi, Meditation, The Yellow Emperor’s Canons of Internal Medicine, The Tao of Revitalization
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