Chinese Dietary Therapy: Foods for Tonsillitis

Acute Tonsillitis Tonsillitis is a condition where a bacterial infection has caused not only the usual symptoms of sore throat, but the swelling and reddening of the tonsils in the back of the throat.  Western medicine would usually treat with antibiotics, and repetitive attacks especially in children often result in…

Repost: “No Approved Therapeutic Claims” – Food “Supplements” vs Medicine

Originally posted on my first blog “Qi-Spot” on 20 June 2010. Article has been edited to reflect the time. A buzz topic now is the translation of the government label “No Approved Therapeutic Claims” into Filipino.  The term “No Approved Therapeutic Claims” was used for “food supplements” – a blanket…