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Sha Shen Yu Zhu Soup

By Eva Lau, Mayway Vice President
September 6, 2018 2 comments

Sha Shen Yu Zhu soupA light yet earthy soup for nourishing and moistening the Lungs as the seasons change, Bei Sha Shen (glehniae root) combines here with Yu Zhu (Solomon’s seal root) and Bai Mu Er (tremella fungus) to support both Lung and Stomach Yin.

Assessing and Treating Pediatric Fevers with Chinese Medicine

By Raven Lang, L.Ac., O.M.D.
September 6, 2018 No comments

Sep 6, 2018 12:23:34 AM Fevers are nature’s way of fighting off organisms that cause sickness by creating an environment that is inhospitable to pathogenic life forms. Fevers are also instrumental in developing and fine-tuning the immune system to deal with future illnesses. Even though seeing a child fever is hard to watch, it is foolish to silence it, because unless the system is challenged, the child will not develop strength and resistance.

Are You Under-Prescribing Extract Powders?

By Skye Sturgeon, DAOM
September 6, 2018 No comments

Sep 6, 2018 6:15:45 AMOne of the common questions to our consultants from clinicians is regarding the recommended dosages for our extract powder formulas and single herbs. What is the extract powder dosage equivalent of single herb compared to a raw herb (or formula)?

Acupuncture Relief Project: Groundbreaking Research in Nepal

By Andrew Schlabach, MAcOM EAMP, President, Acupuncture Relief Project
September 6, 2018 No comments

Sep 5, 2018 7:15:33 AMRight now, little is known about the health risks and problems in rural Nepal. No one knows exactly how many cases of diabetes or hypertension are in the population because most of the cases are undiagnosed. It might be a huge problem and it might not. We don’t know. This research will be a groundbreaking model in Nepal that is actively utilizing an integrative approach to address the real health needs of it’s people.

You're Invited! Mayway Mid-Autumn Festival Open House

By Katie Stoyka, Mayway Staff
August 23, 2018 No comments

mid autumn festival open house

Mayway invites you to come celebrate the full moon, bounty of the season and enjoy a gathering of TCM professionals. We have plenty of fun (and free!) activities planned, so swing by! Take a free 1-CEU class on cooking decoctions, make your own herb pin, taste herbal soups and moon cakes and more!

Chinese Medicinal Herb Beer

By Katie Stoyka and Laura Stropes, L.Ac.
August 1, 2018 No comments

Recently, one of our staff who is a homebrewer, and another who is our chief herbalist collaborated on a brewing experiment using Chinese herbs. After much discussion and some decoction sampling, we decided on a 3-ingredient simple Qi & Yin tonic formula. Sheng Mai San seemed appropriate both for its tonifying action and because we hoped would give the beer a lovely rose color from the Wu Wei Zi.