Theories of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM)
Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), a form of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM), has been practiced for over 2500 years, and approaches health as an interrelated and holistic state of being. Using multiple methods, the theories of TCM aim to balance:
- Yin and Yang (Fig. 1)
- The Five Elements
- ZangFu Organs
Recommended CitationDun, Gealina, "Role of Traditional Chinese Medicine in Modern Healthcare" (2013). CWiC-PH. Poster 23.