For those who suffer from a diagnosis of Hepatitis C, acupuncture and traditional Chinese medicine has a wealth of treatment options to improve quality of life. Jason Luban, one of our practitioners here at Lamorinda Healing Arts, is certified to treat Hepatitis C with Chinese medicine, and has been doing so for years. (For a list of certified practitioners in your area, click here.) His main teacher in this regard is Misha Cohen, an extraordinary doctor of Chinese medicine who is and has always been on the forefront of research into Hepatitis C.
In the video below, from the Caring Ambassadors Program, Dr. Cohen talks about what one can expect from a practitioner of Chinese medicine.
An excellent article by Andrew Ellis at Spring Wind herbs in Berkeley on some truisms, as well as many misconceptions, about pesticides and sulfur in Chinese herbs. While this article was intended for practitioners, I think it has some valuable information for everyone interested in Chinese herbal medicine who may be concerned about their source.
Click here to read the article (a pdf/Adobe Acrobat file).