For my last few weeks at the hospital in Shen Yang China I have been rotating through the chiropractic, cosmetology and gynecology departments......Read More
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Throughout my time here at Liaoning University and Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine I have been rotating through many departments observing senior doctors assess, diagnose and treat. These last few weeks I had the opportunity to spend time in the Neurology and Pediatrics department.....Read More
"To acquire knowledge, one must study; but to acquire wisdom one must observe"
So far we have been spending time in the in-patient rehabilitation section of the hospital observing the very skillful Dr. Li. Acupuncture looks a little different here than my treatments at home.... (to say the least!)......Read More
It has been almost a week since I left my beautiful home of Vitoria BC and ventured into a deep exploration of one of the places my medicine is rooted. In December 2012 I completed classes for my doctorate in Traditional Chinese Medicine. It has been a journey totaling almost 7 years! I have been fortunate enough to be practicing part time privately for the last number of years while I was finishing this final level of study.
To complete my formal TCM training (the learning will never stop for a health geek like me) I have traveled to Shen Yang, a city in North Eastern China, and will spend the next 2 months interning at Liaoning University Of Traditional Chinese Medicine.Read More