Wednesday, January 13, 2010
How Chinese Medicine Treats Autoimmune Disorders
Here's an interesting paper written by a CA practitioner about how Chinese Medicine addresses autoimmune disorders, particularly chemical sensitivities. KB
Autoimmune Disorders, Multiple Chemical Sensitivities
and Chinese Medicine
by Matt Van Benschoten, O.M.D., L.Ac.
About the Author
Dr. Van Benschoten is a graduate of the California Acupuncture College of Los Angeles, with 28 years of clinical, research, and teaching experience in acupuncture, Chinese herbal medicine, and medical Qi Gong. He is the author of more than fifty papers on acupoint diagnostic methods, chronic fatigue syndrome, AIDS, autoimmune disease, breast cancer, mercury toxicity, and indoor mold exposure. His clinical practice focuses on multi-drug resistant infections, immune dysfunction, and environmental illness.