24 June - Yin, Yang, and Traditional Chinese Medicine
Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) is a style of traditional medicine informed by modern medicine but built on a foundation of more than 2,500 years of Chinese medical practice that includes various forms of herbal medicine, acupuncture, massage (tui na), exercise (qigong), and dietary therapy. It is primarily used as a complementary alternative medicine approach.
Tong Ren Tang (Chinese:同仁堂), is a Chinese pharmaceutical company founded in 1669, which is now the largest producer of traditional Chinese medicine. Beijing Tong Ren Tang Pudu Health Center in Den Haag is the first and only official Beijing Tong Ren Tang Partner in the Netherlands.
ACSSNL-Leiden together with Tong Ren Tang Pudu Health Center organizes this event for Chinese students, Scholars and those who are interested in Chinese culture.
14.00-15.00 Lecture (Chinese), Student Insurance, Traditional Chinese Medicine, Tips for Medical Care in the Netherlands, Neck-shoulder Healthcare Methods.
15.00-17.00 Free Clinic (Chinese, English or Dutch), Diagnosis via tongue, wrist and face, Treatment (acupuncture, tui na or cupping)