Diabetes: The Treatment and Prevention with TCM Master Xiaotian Shen, OMD, LAc

Diabetes is becoming more common in the United States, affecting about 14.7 million Americans in 2004. Traditional Chinese medicine, with all of its modalities (acupuncture, herbs, diet, tai chi, etc.) is considered to be very helpful in treating various types of diabetes. This lecture will highlight the TCM understanding of this complex condition, including discussions on the physiology, etiology and pathology of this disease with a focus on the various approaches