Welcome to the Yin Yang House!Explore the world of Chinese Medicine, including tools such as Acupuncture and Herbal Medicine. Our network of sites are offered to help guide you on your journey.This is our blog which contains research, theory and general interest level articles related to Chinese Medicine and associated systems.Other sections of our site are described below. Our clinic is in Chattanooga, TN. For questions, please use our forums.Blog SectionsAcupuncture Bodywork Energywork General Herbal Medicine Internal Arts Lifestyle Yin Yang House News Recent Blog Posts+What Is Your Definition of Health? Chad Dupuis, April 25, 2016April 25, 2016, Lifestyle What does it mean when we say we are “healthy”? In the west it may often mean that we... Read more +Commonly Used Chinese Herbal Medicine for Lupus – Lab Analysis Chad Dupuis, April 11, 2016April 11, 2016, Herbal Medicine Lupus, or systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), is estimated to be experienced in various forms by 1.5 million people in... Read more +Individualized Acupuncture Found Beneficial for Gulf War Illness (Study) Chad Dupuis, April 4, 2016April 4, 2016, Acupuncture One of the areas where practitioners see great benefits of Chinese Medicine treatment (acupuncture, herbal medicine, medical qi gong,... Read more +Needling Multiple Acupuncture Points – Brain Activation More Than The Sum Chad Dupuis, March 28, 2016March 28, 2016, Acupuncture For practitioners who are interested in the scientific analysis of “how” acupuncture works there are a number of interesting... Read more Our Theory Site Our Theory Site contains detailed information about the theories comprising Chinese Medicine as well as other Complementary approaches. We have detailed databases for:Acupuncture PointsChinese Herbal MedicinesChinese Herbal FormulasTCM Diagnostic PatternsOur Community ForumOur Community Site contains forums Questions and Discussions related to Chinese Medicine and other Complementary therapies including diet, lifestyle, and internal arts.Ask A QuestionStart A Discussion Our Store Our Store Site contains Chinese Herbal Formulas, Tong Ren Therapy supplies, Tai Chi Books and DVD’s and other supplies that we use with our own patients and within our center.Find Products By Condition/TCM PatternHerbal SupplementsTong Ren Therapy SuppliesTai Chi / Qi Gong Books, DVD’sOur Chattanooga ClinicOur Clinic Site contains information about our Chattanooga Acupuncture and Wellness Center. We provide acupuncture, massage therapy, tong ren therapy, qi gong, tai chi, yoga, and meditation instruction and more.Clinic InformationClinic Directions / ContactSchedule Online Randomly Selected PostsAuricular and Body Acupuncture Both Lower Preoperative Anxiety Chad Dupuis, April 4, 2011June 15, 2015, Acupuncture Anxiety is a part of life, this we know. But when it is too strong or too consistent it... Read more +Silent Meditation Session Chad Dupuis, November 30, 2010June 15, 2015, Yin Yang House News Silent Meditation Session (Free and Open To The Public) Our Silent Meditation Sessions are simply that – a time... Read more +Bell’s Palsy Study Confirms Acupoint Sensitivity – An analysis of Sham vs. “Real” Points Chad Dupuis, October 14, 2015October 14, 2015, Acupuncture Acupuncture is both a science and an art form and it doesn’t always lend itself well to the controlled... Read more Introduction to Yoga – Seminar in Chattanooga this Saturday (08/16/2014) Chad Dupuis, August 11, 2014June 15, 2015, Yin Yang House News The Yin Yang House offers yoga classes currently on Monday and Wednesday evenings from 6:30-7:30pm. The yoga instructor for... Read more Meta-Analysis Study Finds Acupuncture Effective for Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) Chad Dupuis, March 17, 2014June 15, 2015, Acupuncture Acupuncture and Chinese Herbal Medicine are commonly used to both treat and resolve a wide range of digestive issues.... Read more You Gui Wan Herbal Formula May Offer Alternative to Hormone Replacement Therapy After Oophorectomy Chad Dupuis, December 13, 2011June 15, 2015, Herbal Medicine While the science behind the reasoning for removing a women’s ovaries (oophorectomy, or ovariectomy) is very debatable and the... Read more Tibetan Medicine – History, Applications and Integration – Whole Person Treatment Chad Dupuis, May 12, 2011December 31, 2015, Acupuncture While Chinese Medicine is considered “new” by many – and doctors, politicians, and insurance companies are coming around to... Read more +The Multiple Health Benefits of Tai Chi Chad Dupuis, May 20, 2008January 8, 2016, Internal Arts General Introduction Tai Chi is practiced by millions of people around the world, primarily as a health exercise. The... Read more Exploring Further...Chinese Medicine is vast and deep, please use our menus, follow our links and read our articles to explore this medicine.Please do not hesitate to ask questions, or start discussions, in our our forums.But, please, use our search tools before submitting questions in our forums.There is a good chance the answers are already here somewhere. Enjoy this new world!