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January 2019

Publisher's Page: Good for the Mind & Soul
Publisher's Page: Good for the Mind & Soul
By Romy Sia
I love books, always have. And I love bookshops. As a tactile person, I love the feel, texture and smell of books especially the special leather-bound editions.  When I travel abroad, my first stop upon arrival is always a bookshop….sometimes even before [read more]
What Do Doctors Think of Traditional Chinese Medicine?
What Do Doctors Think of Traditional Chinese Medicine?
Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) is an ancient system of health and wellness that has been used in China for thousands of years. Today, more and more people are using different practices to not only fight disease, but also to prevent it. Is it safe to try, and will [read more]
Is It Time to Consider Acupuncture?
Is It Time to Consider Acupuncture?
By Cathy Wong
What is Acupuncture? Acupuncture is a Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) practice that originated thousands of years ago. It is based on the premise that a blockage or disturbance in the flow of the body’s life energy, or “qi,” can cause health iss [read more]
7 Non-vital Organs You Can Live Without
7 Non-vital Organs You Can Live Without
By Adam Taylor
The human body is incredibly resilient. When you donate a pint of blood, you lose about 3.5 trillion red blood cells, but your body quickly replaces them. You can even lose large chunks of vital organs and live without having too much impact on your life. Here are s [read more]
Miscarriage: Causes, Signs, and What to Expect
Miscarriage: Causes, Signs, and What to Expect
By Andrea Dashinell
Learn why miscarriage happens, its warning signs, and what to do if it occurs. It’s smart to learn everything you can about why miscarriage happens, and how to tell if it’s happening to you. Even if not, someone you know could be going through it and need [read more]