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Taking TCM lessons to the world

When Chinese President Xi Jinping presented a bronze statue highlighting the acupuncture points on the human body to the World Health Organization in Geneva last month, it drew global attention.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/2/22 13:50:10

Yoga lovers practise yoga at plum garden in C China

Yoga lovers practise yoga at a plum garden of Huangshizhai scenic spot in Zhangjiajie, central China's Hunan Province, Feb. 17, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/2/18 11:51:28

American woman promotes, practices acupuncture for 10 years

Sarah Wehner, an American woman born in the 1980s, has been promoting Chinese acupuncture for 10 years in the state of Maryland, hoping that she can some day exchange views with real masters of acupuncture in China.
Source: People.cn | 2017/2/17 11:06:09

New fathers need help with depression: New Zealand study

The risk of depression among fathers before and after the birth of their children is more common than previously thought, proving a risk to the well-being of their families, New Zealand researchers said Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/2/16 13:58:07

Infectious diseases kill 1,121 in China in January

A total of 1,121 people died of infectious diseases on the Chinese mainland in January, the National Health and Family Planning Commission said Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/2/15 13:25:30

China's first successful cardiac surgery in HIV-positive patient

The first HIV-positive patient to undergo heart surgery was discharged Thursday from the Shanghai hospital where he had been treated.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/2/10 8:26:18

Kids diagnosed with cancer have increased survival rates, report shows

Survival rates for young children in Britain diagnosed with cancer have dramatically increased in the past 15 years, according to figures released Wednesday by the Office for National Statistics (ONS).
Source: Xinhua | 2017/2/9 8:13:26

City in China plans to build Asia's first Vertical Forest towers

Chinese leaders in Beijing are taking big steps to tackle climate change and pollution, and some of China's cities are acting too.
Source: People.cn | 2017/2/7 13:29:26

3M rules China's mask market

Despite the huge need for masks due to frequent and severe smog, China has been slow to take advantage of the mask market, which is currently dominated by US company 3M.
Source: People.cn | 2017/1/24 9:45:24

Study shows chewing food has significant health benefits

Chewing food properly is not just good for digestion, but can improve mouth's immune system protecting you against illness, according to a study released Thursday by The University of Manchester.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/1/20 7:59:03