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COVID-19 Synopsis by Dr. Guo Xiaoyan

COVID-19 Synopsis by Dr. Guo Xiaoyan

Dr. Guo Xiaoyan, Medical PhD, Deputy Chief Physician of Respiratory Department from Shanghai Longhua Hospital, shared his valuable experience on how to treat and prevent COVID19 from working directly with infected population at the WuHan LeiShenShan Hospital. Here are some key takeaways from his lecture.

  1. COVID-19 SYMPTOMS
    Common symptoms: Fever, tiredness, dry cough. Patients may experience body aches and pain, sore throat, headache, and diarrhea, etc.
  2. COVID-19 IN TCM
    COVID19 is an epidemic pestilence mainly caused by damps, heat, stagnation, and toxins.
  3. COMMONLY USED HERBS
    Early Stage: Xin ren, Huo Xiang, Fu Ling, Cang Zhu, Huo Pu, Jie Gen, Lian Qiao.
    Recovery Stage: Dang Shen, Tai Zi Shen, Huang Qi, Chen Pi, Mai Dong, Sha Shen
  4. EFFECTIVE ACUPUNCTURE POINTS
    Lie Que (LU7), Tai Yuan (LU9), Tan Zhong (REN17), Zhong Wan (REN12), Zu San Li (ST36)
  5. PREVENTION & IMMUNE BOOST
    Quarantine, wear a mask, wash your hands often, balanced diet, exercise, Ba Duan Jin, Tai Ji Quan
  6. RECOMMENDED FORMULA FOR RECOVERY STAGE
    Lung & Spleen Qi Deficiency
    Fan Ban Xia, Chen Pi, Dang Shen, Huang Qi, Bai Zhu, Fun Lin, Huo Xiang, Sha Ren Gan
    Qi & Yin Deficiency
    Nan Sha Shen, Bei Sha Shen, Mai Dong, Xi Yang Shen, Wu Wei Zi, Sheng Shi Gao, Dan Zhu Ye, Sang Ye, Lu Gen, Dan Shen, Gan Cao
Founder of the Menghe Wellness & Acupuncture Clinic, the Menghe Insitute, and President of ECO Center for Education & Wellness. He is a service-driven TCM practitioner that has leveraged the Ding’s family legacy of healing to carve a career as subject-matter expert in Traditional Chinese Medicine. He is guiding the next generation of healers to promote the TCM medical practice as a profession and a sustainable business.