This DVD examines the causes and pathomechanisms of obesity from the perspectives of both Chinese medicine and biomedicine. After a brief overview of obesity from an integrated medical perspective, the Chinese medical theory and treatments for obesity are elucidated in detail. Chinese medical pattern diagnosis and a variety of therapeutic approaches are presented. This DVD:
- Includes clinically useful acupuncture point combinations as well as manipulation techniques. Also includes auriculotherapy and Tui Na therapy
- Provides detailed medicinal formulas and modifications.
- Is designed to help practitioners develop a well rounded approach to treating obesity.