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The Three Treasures

In Chinese medical theory, three things are essential to human life: Jing精, Qi气, and Shen神. Also known as the “Three Treasures”, each play an important role to one’s overall health and wellbeing. Their relation to each other can be easily depicted in the “Candle Analogy”.
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Understanding Different Types of Vaccines

Measles, Polio, SARS, Covid-19: the similarity between all these outbreaks is the use of vaccinations. But do we really know what we’re shooting up our bloodstream, and how they roll? Here’s a breakdown of the different types of vaccines, for both viral and bacterial infections.
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Sheryl's Journey

Puberty hit me like a truck – not in the way that Urban Dictionary describes it, but in the way that a cute kid is slammed by all the nasty things puberty can throw at them. Personally, my biggest issues were acne and weight gain.
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What is Traditional Chinese Medicine?

Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) has been part of Chinese culture for more than 3000 years. The purpose of TCM is therefore to optimise human life by preserving the conditions within which it thrives.
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Revathi's Journey

Fat was my first ever ‘friend’ and is still a part of my life even till today. I was born a big baby, weighing a hefty 4kg. This ‘friend’ has been loyal and has never left me throughout my life’s milestones.
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