Roots of Chinese medicine are based in “Nourishing Life” or Yangsheng 養生 Prescriptions Worth a Thousand Pieces of Gold 千金翼方, compiled by Sun Simiao in the Tang Dynasty, is a comprehensive medical classic which summarized studies and records on medical treatment and had great influence on the development of oriental medicine in the later ages. […]
• Originally from China, Okyu direct moxibustion acquired a high degree of sophistication in Japan. • Deeply penetrating heat applied here stimulates Yang, encouraging circulation. • Increases white blood cells to strengthen immunity and restore energy. • Thin cones of mugwort are ideal for Okyu moxibustion treatment.