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About Eric Grey

Hi - I'm the founder of this site and the primary master of all functions here. When I'm not writing, you can find me reaching out to the Chinese Medicine community across the web and in my own backyard. I currently teach Chinese herbs at my alma mater, the National College of Natural Medicine. Additionally, I'm the founder of Watershed Wellness, a thriving local clinic in Southeast Portland in Oregon. No matter where I'm working, you'll find my focus on the Classical approach to Chinese medicine laced throughout everything I do.

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Experiments in Chinese herbalism : on the dangers of Yin Qiao-itis

What follows is a guest post by my friend and colleague, G. Michael Reynolds.  I think it demonstrates a couple of things. That experimenting with herbs can – obviously – bring mixed results.  That there’s real peril in standardized systems of medicine.  I believe, in general, they tend to make lazy practitioners.  I mean, seriously, […]

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