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Emotion/Spirit

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All Disease Comes From the Heart: The Pivotal Role of the Emotions in Classical Chinese Medicine

Most modern clinicians find that a majority of their patients suffer from the symptom complex generally referred to as "stress".  Emotional stress, however, is usually regarded as a confounding rather than a causative factor in pathophysiology.  This assessment is contrary to the tenets of classical Chinese medicine, which originally regarded emotional imbalance as a spiritual…
Cindy Micleu
May 15, 2015