Chinese Nutrition Therapy: Dietetics in Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) (Complementary Medicine (Thieme Paperback))

Chinese Nutrition Therapy: Dietetics in Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) (Complementary Medicine (Thieme Paperback))


"Kastner's chinese language nutrients treatment is a wonderful creation to
Chinese dietetics for either scholars and practitioners of chinese language medication ... I
whole-heartedly recommend his book."
- Nigel Wiseman

For millennia, the chinese language
have taught fit, applicable nutrition is an essential component of protecting
good future health and therapeutic quite a few issues. right here, the writer demystifies chinese language
dietetics, one of many pillars of conventional chinese language Medicine.

Joerg Kastner
provides an creation to the foundations of conventional chinese language medication and
the "energetics" of meals. Emphasizing a holistic technique all through, chinese language
Nutrition remedy offers readers with instruments for integrating the foundations of
Chinese dietetics into their day-by-day lives. The ebook contains a finished
classification of greater than three hundred available meals corresponding to greens,
grains, herbs and spices, fruit, meat, seafood, dairy items, oils and fat,
and extra. a number of scientific examples and therapy feedback artfully mix
Western health conditions with chinese language diagnostic techniques.

For this moment
edition the part on scientific examples has been multiplied by means of unique chapters
on the remedy of weight problems and actual and / or emotional fatigue. The
explanation of explanations of illnesses in response to conventional chinese language drugs, the
different indicators, and the lists of suggested meals and meals to prevent are
supplemented by means of suggestion at the sufficient acupuncture treatment.

Highlights:

  • Descriptions of chinese language dietetics in perform and
    discussions of nutritional elements, similar to seasonal diversifications and differing
    specifications for kids and seniors

  • Practical the right way to adapt chinese language nutrients
    treatment to Western items and cooking tools
  • Clinical examples masking the key organ platforms
  • A convenient "A to Z" checklist of universal meals and their therapeutic
    characteristics

An crucial reference for college kids and practitioners of
Traditional chinese language drugs, this straight forward publication may also be valued through
nutritionists, dieticians, physicians, and a person drawn to dwelling an extended
and fit life.

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