SMIC Acupuncture Chinese Medicine Institute Featured on IBC 13

Please watch this video about the SMIC Institute of Traditional Chinese Medicine.  It was broadcast on Chinatown TV on IBC 13. Dr. Philip Tan-Gatue, Sister Liu Shengrong and Sister Juan Liu talk about the school and about acupuncture and Chinese medicine.  In this video, you can get a brief glimpse…

6th Annual Acupuncture Convention

Courtesy Trisha Sanijon: The Philippine Academy of Acupuncture, Inc. (PAAI) is inviting you to attend its 6th Annual Scientific Convention on November 20, 2014 (Thursday) at the Lung Center Auditorium, Quezon City with the theme “Building Capacities for Good Acupuncture Practice.” The convention will feature updates and guidelines on the…

Acupuncture for Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Obstructive Sleep Apnea Sleep apnea is a condition where the patient stops breathing while sleeping.  Obstructive Sleep Apnea is the most common kind of sleep apnea.  WebMD has the following explanation: Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) — also called obstructive sleep apnea syndrome — occurs when there are repeated episodes of…

Acupuncture For Anxiety Relief During Aftermath of Philippines Earthquake

When a massive earthquake hit our country hard last October 15, everyone was rightfully concerned about the availability of basic necessities such as food, water and shelter.  Beyond that, medical care was obviously also needed.  It should be noted, however, that the damage was more than just to property, public…