Chronic Illness

A Chronic Illness is one that is long-term, with side effects and symptoms occurring sporadically or progressively worsening. Types of chronic illnesses include epilepsy, diabetes, sickle-cell anemia, lupus and others. Individuals suffering from a chronic illness often deal with emotional and physical stress, in addition to the symptoms associated with his/her illness.

Below you will find alternative and natural treatment options including those from a Chinese Medicine perspective for Chronic Illness.

The following TCM Diagnostic Patterns May Be Involved With Chronic Illness

Acupuncture Points That May Be Useful For Chronic Illness

TCM Herbal Formulas That May Be Useful For Chronic Illness

TCM FormulaClinical Functions
Yu Ping Feng Wan

Frequent colds, flus, chronic bronchitis - general low immunity to common infections. Aversions to drafts, spontaneous sweating.

The Tongue will be pale with a white coat and the Pulse will be floating, deficient and soft.

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