4.They are the two concepts from ancient Chinese philosophy and they represent the two contradictories in everything. In CTM theory, Yin and Yang are used to explain physiological and pathological phenomena of the body. They are also the principles of diagnosing and treating diseases.
5. There are two common ways of CTM curing diseases: drug therapy and non-drug therapy.
6.As for drug therapy, traditional medicines are used such as herbs, mineral, animals, etc.
7. As for non-drug therapy, there are acupuncture and moxibustion, massage, and cupping.
8.Cupping therapy is a treatment using a vacuum cup sucked firmly on the skin. Usually, the doctor fires an alcohol sponge and puts it inside the cup for a short while to make the cup a vacuum one, and then he places the vacuum cup instantly over the selected spot of the skin.
9. Just as effective as acupuncture which we are using to treat you. But cupping therapy is specially good for pains.
10.To tell the truth, according to statistics, Traditional Chinese Medicine is better for the treatment of diseases of viral infections, immune system, cardio-cerebrovascular system and nervous system without causing any side-effects compared with western medicine.