Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) takes account of the relationship between mind, body and emotions. This book takes a common-sense approach to women's health based on Chinese medicine. The author outlines the principles of her practice and their applications for women's health, dealing with issues such as stress, diet and lifestyle. Chapters include information on menstruation, infertility, pregnancy and menopause, on migraine, colds, obesity, depression and other conditions. Traditional Chinese Medical terminology is explained.
"Bronwyn Whitlocke presents a comprehensive guide for women to understanding their bodies in terms of the holistic approach of traditional Chinese medicine. A good basic guide for women seeking an alternative to Western treatments." Heather Nix, "The Republican"