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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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I Could Never Count How Many Things I Learn in a Day

Today, I’ve been studying for an upcoming Acu-moxa points final.  In the course of studying I’ve come to think about what constitutes a Classical study of Acupuncture – and will finish an article up about that soon. In general, we’ve been learning about classical techniques in interaction with patients, insertion and manipulation of needles as […]

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Exploring the World of Classical Chinese Medicine

Please enjoy this guest post by my friend and classmate, Christopher Thombs, Candidate, M.S. in Oriental Medicine at NCNM. Reprinted (in abbreviated form)in Oregon Acupuncture Association newsletter, Fall2007 Classical Chinese medicine celebrates bian hua, or the breath of nature. Only through unrestricted movement of breath will the body and spirit function optimally.  Bian hua is […]

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