Traditional Chinese Medicine

Beijing hairy monkeys made with cicada shell and magnolia bud
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The Grotesque Mini World of Hairy Monkeys, 20+ images

Hairy monkeys (毛猴) are a unique traditional handicraft of the old Beijing made with cicada shell and magnolia bud. The art of the hairy monkeys … Read more

Traditional Chinese Medicine Animals-tiger abuse
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Traditional Chinese Medicine Animals: a list of species threatened by TCM

The millennial traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) was the cause of the death of more than 90% of the rhinos in the last 40 years. Among … Read more

Koro, shrinking genitals syndrome
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Koro, shrinking genitals syndrome

Koro, known as a shrinking penis (or testicles, scrotum, or vulva in the case of a female patient), is a folk illness or culture-bound syndrome … Read more

wildlife animal trafficking
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Forest rangers crack down on the largest wildlife animal trafficking in China

Chinanews – On January 22, Yunnan forest rangers cracked down on the illegal trading of tigers and other local protected animals. They sized as many … Read more

abuses against animals in Traditional Chinese Medicine
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20 pictures of Traditional Chinese Medicine animal markets (Graphic Content)

This is an explicit report by a Chinese photographer on the abuses against animals in Traditional Chinese Medicine markets scattered in Southern China (Guangxi, Hainan, … Read more

Photographic history of Qigong and alternative medicine in China
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A Photographic History of Qigong and Alternative Medicine in China

Development of Qigong and alternative medicines after the Cultural Revolution in China There are hundreds of types of Qigong: some only need meditation and others … Read more