A Historical Investigation of Constraint • Eric Karchmer • Qi055
Liver qi constraint might be one of the most common diagnosis in the modern Chinese medicine clinic. But the role of the Liver has changed over time, and at one point it was even considered to be part of the neurological system.
In this episode we take a nuanced look at that wide and slippery constellation of symptoms that falls under the general rubric of “stress.”
Listen in for a conversation about Chinese medicine from a historical, anthropological and clinical perspective. And be prepared to be surprised!
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