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+Meta-Analysis Finds Acupuncture Effective for Sleep Apnea Chad Dupuis, May 2, 2016May 2, 2016, Acupuncture Approximately 1 out of every 15 Americans are likely to have sleep apnea. This amounts to roughly 14 million... Read more +What Is Your Definition of Health? Chad Dupuis, April 25, 2016May 6, 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 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 PostsOur Chattanooga Center Welcomes A New Massage Therapist Chad Dupuis, January 24, 2008June 15, 2015, Yin Yang House News I would like to take this opportunity to welcome our new massage therapist to our center. We are pleased... Read more Acupuncture Outperforms Glucosamine HCL over the Long-Term for Knee Osteoarthritis Chad Dupuis, January 24, 2012June 15, 2015, Acupuncture Glucosamine Hydrochloride (HCL) is often recommended for the management of joint pain by many western and alternative practitioners from... Read more Five Element Theory – Presentation Notes – Chattanooga 12/11/2010 Chad Dupuis, December 11, 2010June 15, 2015, Yin Yang House News I’ve attached my recent presentation to the Chattanooga Noetic Sciences group on the Five Element Theory of Chinese Medicine... Read more Ye Gu Herb (Aeginetia Indica) Found To Have Anti-Cancer Benefits in Kidney/Renal Cancer Disease Chad Dupuis, November 1, 2011June 15, 2015, Herbal Medicine Many Chinese herbs and herbal formulas are used and studied in the treatment of various cancers. Some are used... Read more Earth Day Celebration – Acupuncture and Tai Chi Information Chad Dupuis, April 15, 2008June 15, 2015, Yin Yang House News We will be having a booth at Chattanooga’s Main Street Earth Day Celebration on April 22nd, 2008. We invite... Read more +Popular Chinese Herbal Formula Found To Aid Chronic Liver Disease Chad Dupuis, February 3, 2016February 3, 2016, Herbal Medicine Chinese Medicine is widely used for a broad range of physical organ/internal issues. Many patients however are both not... Read more +The “Eat Like A Human” Diet Chad Dupuis, October 23, 2008January 2, 2016, Lifestyle As an acupuncturist, I provide a fair amount of information and advice to my patients. I make recommendations on... Read more +My Heart Is What? Summertime, Heat and Joy… Chad Dupuis, June 21, 2010September 11, 2015, Acupuncture This exploration of the heart system is the third in a series demystifying Chinese Medicine Theory for Patients and... 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!