About: Dr. De-cheng Chen has a Ph.D. in acupuncture. Licensed Acupuncturist in NY, He is the President of Natural Acupuncture & Wellness, Director of TCM and Acupuncture Inheritance base of NY, USA by WFAS. President of American TCM Acupuncture Inheritance Association, Vice President of External treatment committee of World TCM Pharmaceutical Association Federation. Visiting professor of many TCM colleges globally. After graduated from Nanjing Univ. of TCM in China, Dr. Chen followed several top Chinese doctors in China, including Drs. Guanjun Liu and Maoliang Qiu. Before arriving in US in 2001, he practiced and taught as a professor in The Acupuncture Institute of China Academy of TCM in Beijing. He has more than 30 years of clinical and teaching experience in China, Russia, Egypt, Dubai, U.A.E. and the U.S.A. He has published 17 books and more than 100 articles on Acupuncture and TCM, and has received numerous prizes and honors for his works. He even treated Egyptian President Mubarak in 1999 when appointed overseas as a doctor by China’s health department.
Clinical Thinking on Weight Loss in Traditional Chinese Medicine
The causes of obesity are complex and there are many ways to lose weight. TCM weight loss is characterized by physical and natural methods, in principle, physical methods such as acupuncture, massage, scraping, and cupping, as well as natural botanical conditioning methods based on syndrome differentiation and treatment of Chinese herbal medicine, which have the advantages of good curative effect and no side effects. much liked by the doctors and patients. However, TCM for weight loss also faces some questions that need to be considered. The author believes that weight loss requires comprehensive treatment. Diet guidance, appropriate exercise, and other specific methods can achieve satisfactory and stable results.