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A. General Information About Diabetes

Diabetes is a disorder of metabolism---the way human's bodies use digested food for growth and energy. Most of the food we eat is broken down by the digestive juices into a simple sugar called glucose. And glucose is the main source of fuel for the body.

After digestion, the glucose passes into our bloodstream where it is available for body cells to use for growth and energy. For the glucose to get into the cells, insulin must be present. Insulin is a hormone produced by the pancreas, a large gland behind the stomach.

When we eat, the pancreas is supposed to automatically produce the right amount of insulin to move the glucose from our blood into our cells. In people with diabetes, however, the pancreas either produces little or no insulin, or the body cells do not respond to the insulin that is produced. As a result, glucose builds up in the blood, overflows into the urine, and passes out of the body. Thus, the body loses its main source of fuel even though the blood contains large amounts of glucose.

There are three types of diabetes:

  1. Insulin-Dependent Diabetes
    Insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus (IDDM) occurs when the pancreas no longer produces any or very little insulin. It is considered the body's system for fighting infection turns against a part of the body in diabetes,  and the immune system attacks the insulin-producing beta cells in the pancreas and destroys them. Insulin, you know, is needed in the body to use sugar for energy. Approximately 10 percent of people with diabetes have Type-1 diabetes. Someone with IDDM needs daily injections of insulin to live.

  2. Noninsulin-Dependent Diabetes
    The remaining 90 percent are non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus (NIDDM). Type-2 diabetes occurs when the pancreas does not produce enough insulin or when the body does not use the insulin, though it is produced effectively.

  3. Gestational Diabetes
    It is a temporary condition that occurs during pregnancy. It affects 0.5% of  pregnant women with 40 percent of those cases developing into Type-2 diabetes later in life times.

Diabetes is associated with long-term complications that affect almost every major part of the body. It contributes to blindness, heart disease, strokes, kidney failure, amputations, and nerve damage. Uncontrolled diabetes can coSome symptoms of diabetes include:

  • frequent urination
  • irritability
  • changes in appetite
  • weight loss
  • unusual thirst
  • vision problem(blurring, spots)
  • tiredness or pale skin color
  • numbness or tingling feelings in hands or feet.
  • >chest pain
  • repeated infection or slowing healing of wounds
  • vaginal itching
  • constant headaches

B. Acupuncture Treatment

Diabetes is characterized by polydipsia, polyphagia, polyuria and emaciation. The glucose in urine is positive and blood sugar high. Diabetes should be distinguished from diabetes insipidus and nervous polyria. There are three types of diabetes.

  1. Diabetes Involving the Upper-Jiao.
    The patient has frequent thirst and drinks a lot. There is an excessive appetite with frequent urination. The test of urine glucose shows + + and blood sugar test indicates 153 mg %.

    Prescription:
    Xinshu, Weiwanxiashu, Yuji, Lianqnan which are the main points for diabetes. These points are punctured to clear the heart fire, nourish the lung Yin and stop thirst.

    Slantly needle Xinshu with the twisting and reducing method, and then needle Weiwanxiashu with the even-movement method and withdraw after half a minute.
    Needle Lianquan with the even-movement method for half a minute and then pull the needle out. Yuji is punctured with the twisting and reducing method retained for 10 minutes. The treatment is given once a day or every other day 10 times consist of a course of the treatment.

  2. Diabetes Involving the Middle-Jiao.
    The diabetes is characterized by rather excessive appetite with easy hunger accompanied by polydipsia and polyuria. The glucose in urine shows ++, The pulse is slippery and rapid, the tongue dry with yellow coating.

    Prescription:
    Pishu
    , Hegu, Neiting combined with Weiwanxiashu. This combination of the points is to extinguish stomach fire, quench thirst and regulate spleen. First needle Weiwanxiashu, Pishu with the even-movement method for one minute and withdraw. Then both of Hegu, Neiting are needled with the twisting and reducing method, and retained for 20 minutes with intermittent moving. The treatment is given once a day or every other day. 10 times consist of a course of the treatment.

  3. Diabetes Involving the Lower-Jao.
    This type of diabetes is indicated by treatment cloudy urination frequently accompanied by dizziness and poor vision. The patient drinks a lot and always feels hungry. The signs are low-back soreness and distention, The glucose in urine shows + + + and blood sugar of 270 mg%. The pulse is thready and rapid, the tongue body is pale.

    Prescription:
    Shenshu
    , Taixi, Weiwanxiashu. This prescription is applied to dispel the heat from the liver and invigorate the kidney, nourish Yin and relieve thirst.

    First puncture Weiwanxiashu with the even-movement method for half a minute and retain the needle. Shenshu is needled with the twisting and reinforcing method for one minute and retain the needle. Taxi is needled with the same way. retained for 20 minutes with intermittent moving. The treatment is given once a day or every other day. 10 times consist of a course of the treatment. During the treatment the patient should on diet, taking more vegetables and coarse grains, and avoiding greasy and sweet food, alcohol is prohibited.

C. Traditional Chinese Medicine(TCM) Treatment

Main points of diagnosis

  • A typical case of diabetes mellitus often features polyphagia, polydipsia, polyuria and loss of body weight. Early or asymptomaric patients only show abnormal release of cortical hormone and insulin. The level of fasting blood sugar is high with abnormal glucose tolerance test. Symptomatic patients are frequently complicated by other symptoms of dermal, neural and endocrinous disorders, besides polyphogia, polyphsia, polyuria and loss of body weight.

  • The main complications and concomitant diseases of diabetes mellitus are diabetic ketoacidosis, cardiovascular diseases, diabetic renopathy and peripheral neuropathy. Cardiovascular complications are the main causes of death.

Auxiliary examination:

  • Fasting blood-glucose is higher than 130 mg. Blood glucose after meal is more than 160-180 mg. Urine is positive for glucose. If complicated by ketosis, urine is positive for ketone bodies.
  • Glucose tolerance test can be used to diagnose early or suspected cases and is the principal test means in diagnosis.
  • New diagnostic techniques such as testing blood insulin levels are quite useful in determining the pathological changes of pancreas and with it to chose different herbal medicine.

Common Used Formulas

C1. Dryness-heat in the lung and stomach

  • Main symptoms: Restlessness, polydipsia, polyphagia with tendency to hunger; dryness of the mouth and tongue, polyuria; red tongue with yellowish coating; slippery and rapid pulse.

  • Therapeutic principle: Nourishing yin and clearing away pathogenic heat

  • Herbal medicine formula: Modified Gypsum Decoction in combination with Nourishing the Stomach Decoction.

gypsum, Gypsum Fibrosum 25g
anemarrhena rhizome, Rhizoma Anemarrhenae 12g
glehnia root, Radix Glehniae 20g
ophiopogon root, Radix Ophiopogonis 15g
dried rehmannia root, Radix Rehmanniae 20g
fragrant solomonseal rhizome, Rhizoma Polygonati Odorari 15g
trichesanthes root, Radix Trichosanthis 30g
wolfberry bark, Cortex Lycii Radicis 12g
scrophularia root, Radix Scrophulariae 12g
licorice root, Radix Glycyrrhizae 6g

All the drugs are to be decocted in water for oral administration. Two times each day.

C2. Deficiency of the Kidney-yin

  • Main symptoms: Polyuria with turbid discharge, soreness and debility of the lumbus; dryness of the mouth and tongue, dysphoria with feverish sensation in the chest, palms and soles; red tongue; deep, thready and rapid pulse.

  • Therapeutic principle: Nourish yin and supplement the kidney.

  • Herbal medicine formula:Modified Bolus of Six Drugs( including Rehmannia )

dried rehmannia root, Radix Rehmanniae 15g
prepared rehmannia root, Radix Rehmannia Praeparata 15g
Chinese yam, Rhizoma Dioscoreae 20g
poria, Poria 10g
dogwood fruit, Fructus Corni 10g
moutan bark, Cortex Moutan Radix 10g
schisandra fruit, Fructus Schisandrae 10g
arisaema tuber, Rhizoma Arisaematis 12g

All the drugs are to be decocted in water for oral administration. Two times each day.

D. Excellent Chinese Herbal Formulas: Diabetes Recovery Capsule

The new treatment on diabetes by the way by using traditional Chinese medicine is the main focus of Shukai TCM Hospital , and Dr. Chang Xinjun continued to lead the Dr. Chang Xinjunresearch work for more than 10 years. The excellent research results of Diabetes Recovery Capsule gained a wide fame among diabetes patients because of its high effective rate of 95%. Dr. Chang, now serving as the principal of the hospital, receives the special allowance from the China State Council due to his invention and contribution. His new herbal medicine series, passed appraisal by State medical Invention Committee in November 1989 and to be certified as 95% effective rate. Till now it is the most advanced medicine and highest effective rate in the world. By introducing the new medicine, Shukai TCM Hospital cured 10,600 patients with diabetes. The medical experts concluded that such treatment features high effective rate. For more information please click here.

E. DaMo Qigong Practice: Deploying Internal Medicine to Treat Diabetes

1. Mechanism
Qigong, an ancient science and art of health, is a traditional form of Chinese energy excise and healing art for the body, mind, and spirit. Qigong is ideal for establishing emotional balance in today's stressful lifestyle and for helping to heal seriously ill people--those struggling with chronic degenerative conditions such as paralysis, cancer, asthma, cardiovascular and other more.

People will ask us what the mechanism of qigong is. Generally speaking, like in a rice field, western medicine always have the trend of using all their means to kill the weeds. But in the meantime the rice shoots incur damage, more or less. Most patients know what the results is when they receive radiotherapy and chemotherapy. But for qigong practice, at beginning it will directly strengthen patients immune system and more deep concerning inner energy system. In a word, it seeks to harmonize the relationship of all internal organs and drop the idea to distinguish which is friend and which is enemy. How to achieve such aim, you may ask? For a tree, at the very beginning there is no division of which is normal and which abnormal for it stays at initiative stage of the very root. But later different branches develop into various forms, and good, bad, long, short, etc. come into being. By adopting special means we can reverse the process of growing up and take the course of sailing against the life current to return back to the very beginning. Once we reach that state there should be no any "branches" possibly existing to wield effects upon our physical existence. Qigong is just the method of how to take the reversing course.

As like to let the rice shoots get stronger and stronger, the weeds will have less and less effects upon the rice shoots. As the process continues, sometime the weeds will have no effect upon the rice shoots. Later the time will come of the rice shoots overpowering weeds. And people naturally know why qigong can prolong patients' life expectancy, at least. If patients can properly proceed with the practice, qigong can bring them much more than they could expect, especially the serene happiness general people could never have the chance to experience throughout their life time. Yes, somebody may ridicule at the theory, but no proper practice for a certain period people will never know what the qigong is. Qigong is the study of practice rather than just a theory. Qigong theory will be always beyond the thinking sphere of the persons who never seriously join the practice for a time.


2. Qigong Treatment Course
2-1. Taking Chinese Herbal Medicine
Patients with diabetes are advised to take some Chinese medicine which can help open up channels and collaterals quickly and strengthen immune system. In most of the herbal formulas the herbs should work together to open up channels in a quick way and strenghten Yin and Yang, make for the balance of Yin and Yang, quicken the blood flow, enhance the presence of Defensive Qi and Operative Qi, enrich the blood and Qi. Etc. Here we recommend Diabetes Recovery Capsule. Taking such herbal medicine can lay a good foundation for Qigong practice to quickly take effect: first is the Yang Qi can have a play ground to arise and reside in. Second, Qi can arise quickly in large amount. When Qi arises from the very deep Qi Ocean the internal organs would function more harmoniously with each other and they would like more to behave as like an integrated unit which can effect incredible power in launching overwhelming force against any potential pathogenic factors.


2-2.Receive External Qi Emitted by Qualified Qigong Master
Patients with diabetes should receive external Qi emitted by qigong masters, to help them get rid of the evil qi of cancer. Such evil Qi features entangling nature and could not be eliminated easily when patients only choose self practice. Yes, the Qigong master will experience a very difficult period when assimilating such Qi and they should use special means to get rid of it finally. Sometimes, such external Qi treatment is essential for many cancer patients to gain progress with Qigong practice. Most of patients will experience such feeling as strong heat, sweating, tingling, inner trembling, up-rising power flow, etc. Many patients' pain can disappear quickly with such external Qi emission. In a word, another obstacle is moved away.

2-3. Persistent Self-Practice
When channels are opened up and evil Qi is driven away, the excellent environment for Qi to arise comes to be ready and patients should pracitice diligently with the practice every day. Many patients failed to gain final success because they don't have a strong will power in persisting in the practice every day. Qigong practice pay much attention upon how to discipline the false heart. There exist no diseases that cannot be cured, yet there always exist the false heart that could not be dead. So the first step for qigong practice is to discipline the false heart. Zhong Liu once said:" I am a dead man still alive. I can see nothing, I can hear nothing, my thinking ability is gong. I have no consciousness of my existence." All these mean I am dead, yet my mind-will still keeps its presence motionlessly in the infinite emptiness. What am I? I have been dead for thousands of years."

The key for successfully achieving incredible progress lies in rapid storing up adequate Yang Qi, then with it to open up the twelve meridians, Ren channels and Du channel, and the eight extra meridians. When Yang Qi and Primeval Qi smoothly circulate in all channels and collaterals, all evil pathogenic factors will be gradually die out.

There are about twenty postures available for treating ALS in Qigong. If patients persist in practicing these postures six hours every day in a proper way, and keep free from all other stray thoughts intruding upon the heart, there will be no despair anymore! When our heart, as like the root of a tree, falls ' ill,' our body will fall ill. When our heart keeps away from all 'diseases,' our body will be healthy always!

Lee, Xuhan, a great Qigong master accomplished in Tao, once said: " When only the last breath is left along there still exists the opportunity for the patient to recuperate their health again."

For proper Qigong practice, the following lists all the essential things patients should pay attention to:

  • Strong will power in persisting in the practice every day
  • Preserve enough Jing for it is the physical foundation for Qigong progress.
  • Fall the heart into a constant stillness, get rid of all disturbance, abstain from experiencing too much emotional changes.
  • Lead a very simple life, take vegetables rather than food of cold, pepery, fat, too sweet nature.
  • Choose to practice very effective school of Qigong, which can prevent patients from wasting too much time.

3. Service We Offer to Diabetes Patient
3-1 Free Qigong Course
We'd like to offer free course materials to diabetes patients who have interest in practicing the art. Such materials can be sent by emails and is easy to get. We'd like to offer suggestion to practitoners when they encounter any problem with the self practice. They are advised to practice the art every day, together with the chemotherapy and other drugs prescribed by their doctors. Please drop the idea that Qigong practice is easy and can quickly work wonders. Only faith and unswerving resolution and persistence can bring much more harvest than they could expect. Please feel free to contact Mr.Wang Tao Email: lao@damo-qigong.net   for such free course materials or click here for details.

3-2. Correspondence Course
Such correspondence course contains 4 DVDs (MPEG format, can play at most computers with Windows system or OS), the book The Way To Eternity and Correspondence Course. The video disc contains qigong master's teaching for 49 postures which is the first step of Laying Foundation and it is a very complicated series practice. Follow the practical teaching practitioners can personally know how to proceed with the practice, step by step.

The course material also contains the book The Way To Eternity(116 pages, A4 paper). Most articles regarding qigong on our homepages are just excerpt from the book and it is a comprehensive one which give a very clear in-depth description to Chinese Taoist practice theory and practical process.

Also, there are correspondence course material (48 pages, A4 paper) which teaches how to proceed with the first, second and third step and all relative information. Most practitioners cannot reach such level and here we offer the approaches. Practitioners are welcome to ask for any questions concerning the practice and more advanced steps and we will give reply in details as soon as possible.. The contents is very rich and every day the combined practicing program is different, in such way practitioners can quickly open all channels and collaterals and establish the strong qi system with which patients can conquer most of the chronic disease. Patients and practitioners who have interest in the course are welcome to click here for details.

3-3. Some Points
To successfully cure chronic diseases with Qigong practice lies upon five essentials:
The first is to discipline the heart throughly, and cleanse the heart of all stray thoughts. The second is continue with the practice three hours every day. The third is to take some herbal medicine and puncture some points in order to lay a good foundation for Qigong practice. The fourth is to pay much attention upon the food you take. Almost 85% of the diseases have less and more connection with the food people take every day. No carefully prepared food you are advised to stop Qigong practice. The fifth is to learn a good school of Qigong. There are many kinds of Qigong in the China and world, yet many practitioners waste their time and money to learn the false kinds.

3-4. Other Resources
Diabetic Remedies
Diabetes Recovery Capsule