What is Integrative Oncology?
According to Huang Di Nei Jing, Human life has Physical body and Invisible life, that invisible life including: Spirt, deity; soul; mind, reasoning power, intelligence; idea, meaning, consciousness; and will.
(From the Random House College Dictionary)
Any substance or substances used in treating disease or illness… The art or science of treating disease with drugs or curative substances, restoring or preserving health… (Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM)) The major theories of TCM are Ying-Yang and
the Five Elements.
Ingrate the best modern Western medicine technology and Asian Eastern medicine philosophy to bring better diagnosis and treatment to patients.
Meaning of Five
The theory of the Five Elements refers to the five categories of things in the natural world, namely wood, fire, earth, metal and water. Five is in the center and represents the earth and spleen, earth receives and generates while the spleen transforms nutrients. The relationship the five elemets and the human body:
wood – liver, fire – heart, earth – spleen, metal – lung, water – kidney.
Meaning of Yin-Yang
Ying-Yang theory explains all of the phenomenon in our universe and life, it has has been called “Ying-Yang” as the Law of the Universe. Everything in the universe is paired together and can only exsist because of eachother. For example, day and night, water and fire, upper and lower, cold and hot, and a man and a woman…
Personalized Medicine is individualized and tailored therapy to each patient. All the following factors need to be considered: medical history, physical exam, necessary laboratory/imaging studies, financial situation, job environment, personality, marriage status, family and friends support situation, life style, genetic information, geography, season change, ect. It is the best cost effective therapy.