Skin Health

Steroids Or Chinese Herbal Medicine for Inflammation: What’s the Difference?

  Inflammation has been in the news quite a bit lately. It has both positive and negative effects on health. Under normal circumstances, inflammation is...

Eczema and the Atopic Triad

What Is Eczema? Eczema or atopic dermatitis (AD) is a common condition that causes redness, extreme itching, scaling, flaking, and sometimes leaking of fluid...

EcDermaid Face and Body Spray: How Does it Work?

The EcDermaid Face and Body Spray provides fast and long term relief from symptoms of itching, redness, and dryness associated with eczema or dermatitis....

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...

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...

Treating Menopause and Perimenopause with Chinese Medicine

One of the great strengths of Chinese herbal medicine is in being able to balance women's hormones. Both menopause and perimenopause are treated very effectively...

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...

The 5 Elements of Chinese Medicine – Fire

This is the 4th article on the 5 Elements of Chinese medicine - Fire. Since it is almost Winter, hopefully you are nice and warm...