July 2020

July 2020

The Office: When to use different acupuncture modalities: Yamamoto versus DNA

  • When to use different acupuncture modalities: Yamamoto versus DNA
    • DNA:   Works well for any kind of pain both structural and neuropathic.
    • Yamamoto: Works well for neuropathic pain and mild muscle pains and joint pains.
  • Case study examples that worked well with Yamamoto exclusively:
    • Arthritis of the hands
    • Neuropathy of the feet
    • Eye twitching (blepharospasm)
    • Trigger finger
    • Tinnitus
    • Shoulder clicking (crepitus)
    • Eye floaters
    • Parkinson’s Disease
    • Multiple sclerosis
  • Case studies where DNA and Yamamoto worked well together:
    • Neck pain
    • Shoulder pain
    • Hip and inguinal pain
    • Elbow pain
    • Pain along the spine
    • Sciatica
    • Sinusitis
    • Vertigo

The Office: How to Treat a Reverse Hook Pulse: Chronic Fight or Flight

  • 1st formula for cold hands
    • Bai Wei Di Huang Wan
    • Long Dan Xie Gan Tang
  • 2nd formula After hands became warm:
    • Zhi Bai Di Huang Wan
    • Sheng Mai San
    • Tian Wan Bu Xin Dan
  • 3rd formula for yin deficiency, liver qi stagnation
    • Mai Wei Di Huang Wan
    • Qi Jiu Di Huang Wan
    • Tian Wan Bu Xing Dan
    • Yi Guan Jian
    • Chai Hu Jia Long Gu Mu Li Tang
    • Jia Wei Xiao Yao San
  • 4th formula
    • Yi Guan Jian
    • Sheng Di Huang
    • Long Gu
    • Ci Shi
    • Mai Men Dong
  • Other considerations
    • Can use gentle heart tonics for fatigue
      • Da Zao
      • Fu Xiao Mai
    • Stronger heart tonics if the fatigue is stronger
      • Yang Xin Tang
      • Tian Wan Bu Xing Dan
    • Formulas for if they have stomach problems
      • Ping Wei San
      • An Zhong San
      • Xiang Sha Ping Wei San

The Office: A Heart, Stomach and Liver Case Study

  • Bob explains the case history and detailed treatment of a patient with Heart, Liver and Stomach problems.

The Office: A Serious COPD Case

  • Bob explains the case history and detailed treatment of a serious COPD case