May 7, 2020
Damp as a Vector of Pathogenesis  

by Skye Sturgeon, DAOM, L.Ac.

Damp (shī xié  湿邪) is one of the six exogenous pathogenic influences defined in Traditional Chinese Medicine. In English, as an archaic medical term, the word “damp” originally meant “vapor”, “steam" or "smoke", especially that which was harmful or noxious. In this article, we will focus on the concept of Dampness specifically as it relates to Lung health in TCM, particularly in light of the pathogenesis of Damp involved in the morbidity and mortality of COVID-19. Through this deep discussion you will learn about syndrome differentiation and how prevention and mitigation of Dampness and Heat will prove crucial to the successful prognosis of your patients. Read more

Three formulas for Lung Health 

by Mark W. Frost, MSTCM, L.Ac. 

Lung Clearing Detoxifying Soup

A close look at three formulas that can benefit the lungs. Bu Fei Tang known as Tonify the Lung Decoction, Ding Chuan Tang known as Arrest Wheezing Decoction, and Qi Guan Yan Wan a modern empirical formula that addresses chronic cough due to Damp Phlegm accumulation. Click here to learn about the herbal make up and benefits of these three formulas.
COVID-19: Modern Research for TCM Webinar 3
LIVE broadcast May 14th 10am-12pm PST

Michael McCulloch, L.Ac., MPH, PhD, & Epidemiologist of the renowned Pine Street Foundation will present new information regarding the COVID-19 virus and approaches using TCM. Can't watch it live? Watch the recording for FREE or opt for CAB/NCCAOM Distance Learning credits with pending approval. Click here for course information!
How Qi Gong Promotes Health 

Breathe your way to harmony, balance, health, and well-being. Practicing yourself and teaching Qi Gong to your patients is one of the most beneficial aspects of Chinese medicine. For insights into the basics and some of the “secrets” of Qi Gong read more…
Recipes for Lung Wellness

Pear and Bai Mu Er soup helps nourish and strengthen Lung function, calm Spirit, and is good for dry cough from Yin deficiency Heat.

Tai Zi Shen soup is a gentle and supportive tonic for recovery after illness or chronic exertion. Click here for recipes!
Lung Health Support Formulas

Explore 17 formulas that support healthy Lung function. This list was compiled to help you as a practitioner have an easy way to compare formulas, their functions, indications, ingredients. Includes tongue and  pulse. Click here to view list.
$150+ orders ship FREE! $9.95 for orders under $150. Includes Whole Herbs!
(flat shipping rate offer ends 12/31/20, shipping to HI & AK excluded, some customers may not qualify for this offer, please see website for full details)
Copyright © 2020 Mayway Herbs, All rights reserved.

Want to change how you receive these emails?
You can
update your preferences or unsubscribe from this list.