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Moxibustion: Alternative Japanese Acupuncture Treatment for your Health and Beauty

What is Moxibustion? Moxibustion is one type of hyperthermia therapy method that originated in ancient China in about 2,200 years ago. The method was brought to Japan along with acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine around the 6th century. The Japanese word for moxibustion is ‘okyu’ (お灸) and the definition is ‘putting fire with the help…

The wonders of Japanese alternative medicine

When we catch a cold of feel bad for longer than usual, we tend to go see a doctor. We hope that the doctor can “magically” heal us by judging from our symptoms and that he is the only one who can help us by prescribing pills and medicine. Many forget that doctors can only…