Health Issues

and Symptoms Connections

Health Issues / Conditions / Symptoms Connections

Our site currently has connections with 351 issues/symptoms. Within each condition/issue section you will find pointers to related information such as acupuncture protocols, herbal formulas, blog articles/research and more.

Issue/Symptom of the Day


Bronchitis is an infection of the bronchi that occurs when a virus or bacteria enters the lung's airways, causing inflammation. Symptoms include congestion, fatigue, cough, slight fever, sore throat, and shortness of breath. Bronchitis can either be acute (short-term) or...

In most cases, from a Chinese Medicine theory perspective, the "condition/issue" is not exclusively relevant. This section is here as a way to communicate potential approaches and present logical groupings of techniques and information. Treatments approaches would generally be designed with the diagnostic pattern(s) the person is presenting with in mind. See our blog post, "treating the cause vs. the symptoms" for an introduction to the diagnostic and treatment process.

We also have a meta list grouped by tcm diagnostic patterns that you may explore.

TCM Pattern of the Day

Liver Wind

Can come from LV Blood Deficiency, LV Yang Rising or from Internal heat (discussed here), muscle spasms, convulsions, high fever, fairly serious condition.

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