Best Angela Hicks books

The Acupuncture Handbook: How Acupuncture Works and How It Can Help You

Angela Hicks

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Acupuncture is one of the most popular and widely accepted complementary therapies available to the general public. And yet many of us know little about it, what it can be used for, and how it works. This book explains:
* What it feels like to have treatment
* How acupuncture works
* How acupuncture helps to balance your energy and strengthen your immune system
* How it can successfully treat a wide variety of ailments, from panic attacks to hot flushes, asthma, joint pains and the common cold
* Which of the 'Five Element' types you are and how this relates to your health
* How acupuncture can be used safely and effectively to treat pregnant women, children, and animals
* How to find the right practitioner.
Self-help information and questionnaires are also included to enable you to discover more about your diagnosis.

Principles of Chinese Medicine: What it is, how it works, and what it can do for you Second Edition (Discovering Holistic Health)

Angela Hicks

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Acupuncture, Chinese herbs, qigong, tui na massage and diet therapy have been used by the Chinese for over 2000 years, and they are still the treatments of choice for millions of people throughout the East. Now, Westerners are becoming aware of the many benefits of these potent therapies and the popularity of Chinese medicine is spreading rapidly.

Covering everything from the basic theory of Chinese medicine to how to find a practitioner, the book provides a definitive introductory guide to this ancient system. It includes explanations of each of the five therapies and their unique benefits as well as patients' first-hand experiences. With advice on choosing the right treatment, and comprehensive sections on useful addresses and further reading, the book provides everything readers need to know about Chinese medicine at an introductory level.

A practical handbook that provides all of the essential information, this book is the perfect introduction for anyone who wants to find out more about Chinese medicine, whether as a treatment option or for general interest.

Five Element Constitutional Acupuncture, 2e

Angela Hicks MAc DipCHM MBAcC MRCHM

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This exciting new edition of Five Element Constitutional Acupuncture gives a clear, detailed, and accessible presentation of the main features of constitutional Five Element acupuncture. It covers the context and history of this form of acupuncture, as well as the relevant Chinese medicine theory. After examining the Elements themselves and the functions of the Organs, the book explores the basis of diagnosis in Five Element acupuncture, possible blocks to treatment and the treatment itself. It puts this style of treatment into the context of other styles of acupuncture treatment ― especially Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) as it is used in the West today.

Features

  • The Five Elements referred to in the title are Wood, Fire, Earth, Metal, and Water.
  • Gives a clear, detailed and accessible presentation of the main features of Five Element Constitutional Acupuncture treatment.
  • Covers the context and history of this form of acupuncture, as well as the relevant Chinese medicine theory.
  • Includes an unambiguous description of the principle aspects of diagnosis within a system, ironing out inconsistencies often present in discussions of these aspects.

This edition has been thoroughly revised throughout.

Quotes from the foreword to the first edition by Peter Eckman, San Francisco:

"...the authors have shown how their approach can even integrate with TCM findings to treat patients more completely and rapidly. As the case histories illustrate, Five Element Constitutional Acupuncture is a style of practice that is second to none, and this innovative text is an excellent resource for learning it"

88 Chinese Medicine Secrets: How to Cultivate Lifelong Health, Wisdom and Happiness. Angela Hicks

Angela Hicks

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In China, people send greetings by wishing a person 'a long and healthy life'. Our natural state is to be healthy and happy. This includes having a calm mind, a healthy body and emotional resourcefulness. This book reveals the profound, yet simple health maintenance secrets that Chinese medicine has developed over many centuries. These secrets enable you to deal with stress and return to your natural balance. In this book, you will discover guidelines about many aspects of your lifestyle including: - UNDERSTANDING YOUR OWN PARTICULAR CONSTITUTION - EATING WELL FOR YOUR OWN UNIQUE NEEDS - BEING EMOTIONALLY RESILIENT AND USING SETBACKS TO GROW - FINDING THE RIGHT BALANCE BETWEEN WORK, REST AND EXERCISE - RECOGNIZING HOW THE ENVIRONMENT AFFECTS US ALL By practising these secrets you will learn how to recover the ability to nourish and protect your energy, overcome illness, and feel an easy joy in simply being alive.

Healing Your Emotions

Angela Hicks

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The Chinese described the emotions as being a cause of ill health as early as 200 BC. It is now universally recognized that anger, guilt, joy, jealousy, fear etc have a strong effect on our body.

The Acupuncture Points Functions Colouring Book

Rainy Hutchinson

Best price for this book: $ 17.05

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This book presents a fun and practical way of learning the functions of acupuncture points on the twelve primary and eight extra channels..

Students are invited to colour and doodle their way through the sequence of images on each channel in turn embellishing anything they find difficult to remember or recall. Through the drawings the author offers her own imaginative visual representation of each point based on translations of the Chinese point names. The text page opposite each set of drawings provides a quick cross reference for the student, with a simple list of the point names and the main functions relating to each. The flexible style of this book accommodates the needs of students from a wide range of schools and traditions.

This is an essential learning resource for students of acupuncture, acupressure, shiatsu and massage, and is ideal for revision and self or paired testing.

Colour by Numbers - Shark

Angela Hicks

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Colour by numbers, featuring a picture of the finished page for extra guidance. Have fun and follow the numbers to color and paint your pictures. For age 5 and up.

Healing Your Emotions: Discover Your Five Element Type and Change Your Life by Angela Hicks (1999-05-01)

Angela Hicks;John Hicks

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Colour by Numbers - Cat and Mouse

Angela Hicks

Best price for this book: $ 2.81

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Colour by numbers, featuring a picture of the finished page for extra guidance. Have fun and follow the numbers to color and paint your pictures. For age 5 and up.

88 Chinese Medicine Secrets

Angela Hicks

Best price for this book: $ 9.35

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Chinese medicine practitioners have observed and used the principles of a healthy lifestyle for thousands of years. In this book you will discover the profound, yet simple health maintenance secrets that Chinese medicine has developed over many centuries. By practising these secrets you will learn how to recover the ability to nourish and protect your energy, overcome illness, and feel an easy joy in simply being alive.