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Wood becomes water : Chinese medicine in everyday life

Author: Gail Reichstein
Publisher: New York, NY : Kodansha USA, Inc., 2018.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 20th anniversary editionView all editions and formats
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"Using the five element system of Chinese cosmology as a key--wood, fire, earth, metal, water--Reichstein unlocks the ancient mysteries of Chinese medicine and applies them to our everyday health and well-being concerns"--Back cover.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gail Reichstein
ISBN: 9781568365886 1568365888
OCLC Number: 1016409196
Description: xxxiii, 215 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Origin --
Wood --
Fire --
Earth --
Metal --
Water.
Other Titles: Chinese medicine in everyday life
Responsibility: Gail Reichstein ; new forewords by Robert Rex, Jessica DePete, L. Ac., M.S., Florence Patsy Roth, L. Ac., M.S. ; illustrated by Pat Tan and Marie T. Keller.

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"Using the five element system of Chinese cosmology as a key--wood, fire, earth, metal, water--Reichstein unlocks the ancient mysteries of Chinese medicine and applies them to our everyday health and well-being concerns"--Back cover.

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"Gail Reichstein's creative insight and engaging style makes a very old theory very new. By applying the Chinese Five Element Theory to health of body and health of home she reveals a level of wisdom Read more...

 
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