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Spirituality key to Chinese medicine success: Study explores why Chinese medicine has stood the test of time
Are the longevity and vitality of traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) due to its holistic approach? Indeed, Chinese medicine is not simply about treating illness, but rather about taking care of the whole person — body, mind, and spirit. According to an analysis of TCM’s origins and development, traditional Chinese medicine is profoundly influenced by Chinese philosophy and religion. To date, modern science has been unable to explain the mechanisms behind TCM’s effects.