• Differentiate these tissues by understanding the Taoist yin and yang so you can help your students open their bodies appropriately. (yogajournal.com)
  • Before we could examine this question in any depth we needed to review the Taoist ideas of Yin and Yang. (yogajournal.com)
  • The authors explain which organs are connected with each Element--Wood, Fire, Earth, Metal, and Water--and provide detailed food lists based on ancient Taoist wisdom that reveal the Yin, Yang, hot, cold, and Five Element aspects of many common foods and superfoods. (simonandschuster.com)
  • Ancient Taoist texts describe foods as being "hot for the liver" or "cooling for the kidneys" or "too yin for the heart," and in this way foodstuffs and aliments' energy have been defined for 5,000 years. (simonandschuster.com)
  • Comparing the Western diet with Taoist and/or Asian diets and their effect on the individual, Master Chia realized that it is important to look at the Five Element energies the person was born with, as well as their present life and body, to understand and affect a food cure for their conditions. (simonandschuster.com)
  • The anecdotal evidence that cannabis has a positive effect on a long list of medical conditions from epilepsy, pain, cancer, even Alzheimer's Disease is building. (abc.net.au)