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.Recent Blog Posts+Tongue Diagnosis – Study Explores Changes During Menstruation Chad Dupuis, July 18, 2016July 19, 2016, General There are many diagnostic signs that are explored within Chinese Medicine when forming a diagnosis and treatment plan. Two... Read more +Do Men and Women Respond Differently To Acupuncture? And What Does It Mean? Chad Dupuis, May 23, 2016May 23, 2016, Acupuncture There are literally volumes of acupuncture studies. Many use fairly standard research procedures including trying to have a reasonable... Read more +Acupuncture with Metformin for Diabetes and Obesity Better Than Metformin Alone (Study) Chad Dupuis, May 23, 2016May 23, 2016, Acupuncture According to the World Health Organization the global rates of diabetes have risen in the last 30 years by... Read more +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 Blog SectionsAcupuncture Bodywork Energywork General Herbal Medicine Internal Arts Lifestyle Yin Yang House NewsSearch all of our sites: View All PostsOur Blogs PostsOur Sites THEORYPoints / Herbs / Protocols FORUMQuestions / Discussions STOREHerbal Products / Books / DVDs CHATTANOOGA CLINICAcupuncture / Massage / Tai ChiOur Theory Site Our Theory Site contains detailed information about the theories comprising Chinese Medicine as well as other Complementary approaches. 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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 PostsLV 3 Acupuncture Point May Be Helpful for Alcoholic Liver Injury Chad Dupuis, March 5, 2012June 15, 2015, Acupuncture The acupuncture point, LV 3, is a widely used point for a number of conditions in the human body. ... Read more Study Finds Shu Gan Liang Xue Herbal Formula Has Breast Cancer Anti Tumor Effect Chad Dupuis, May 20, 2014June 15, 2015, Herbal Medicine There are a host of herbal formulas that show anti tumor properties for various cancers in clinical studies. Chinese... Read more +Simple Meditation Techniques – Stress Reduction, Focus, and Change Chad Dupuis, February 1, 2015October 18, 2015, Lifestyle Meditation is often recommended by Complementary and Alternative Medicine practitioners as a way of reducing stress and its effects... Read more Acupuncture Outperforms Prozac for Fibromyalgia Treatment Chad Dupuis, January 14, 2013June 15, 2015, Acupuncture Acupuncture and associated techniques are regularly used for a broad range of pain, neurological and psychological conditions. The broad... Read more +Common Household Chemicals May Cause Fertility Issues Chad Dupuis, April 7, 2009June 15, 2015, Lifestyle A recent study published in the medical journal “Human Reproduction” found that a certain class of common household chemicals... Read more Study Finds Acupressure at LV 3 Useful for Primary Dysmenorrhea (Menstrual Cramps) Chad Dupuis, March 18, 2014June 15, 2015, Bodywork Dysmenorrhea (menstrual pain/cramps) is a commonly treated medical condition within Chinese Medicine. In many cases proper treatment with both... Read more Double Blind Study Finds Dang Gui Wan Effective For Menopausal Symptoms (Hot Flashes, Nightsweats) Chad Dupuis, September 25, 2012June 15, 2015, Herbal Medicine Chinese Medicine is commonly used for a wide range of women’s health issues including menstrual irregularities, fertility, hormonal imbalances... Read more Basic Theory of Tong Ren Therapy by Tom Tam Chad Dupuis, May 19, 2008June 15, 2015, Energywork The following article covers the basic theory behind Tong Ren Therapy. It was written by the founder of 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!