Skin Health

The Benefits of Traditional Chinese Medicine

Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) is a vast and comprehensive medical system that was first developed in ancient China more than 3,000 years ago. There...

Herbal Spotlight: Psoralea (bu gu zhi) – A Treatment for Vitiligo

 Herbal Spotlight: Psoralea (bu gu zhi) – A Treatment for Vitiligo What is vitiligo? Vitiligo (pronounced vit-ill-EYE-go) is a skin disorder that causes the loss of...

Dietary Therapy: An Introduction to Chinese Food Energetics

There is a well-known quote by the ancient Greek physician, Hippocrates: “Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food.” The ancient Chinese doctors were...

How Your Skin Works

  Our body’s skin is a complex organ with several functions. It consists of three layers (the epidermis, dermis, and hypodermis) which protect our body...

About Dr. Merry Li.

Meet Dr. Merry Li

An interview with Dr. Merry Li, OMD, L.Ac. TD: Thank you very much for speaking with me today. Can you please tell us how long...

The 5 Elements of Chinese Medicine – Water

The second installment in our Elements of Chinese Medicine series is Water. The season of the year associated with Water is Wintertime. Winter is...

The Heart-Saving Hormone

Khloe Kardashian has been hitting the gym hard and has not been letting herself slack, no matter what is going on in her life,...

Look Great at Any Age

Khloe Kardashian has been hitting the gym hard and has not been letting herself slack, no matter what is going on in her life,...