TCM describes features of the philosophical directions of Taoism and Confucianism. Both philosophies define the state of “happiness” as absolute harmony between man and nature, achievable through a corresponding lifestyle.

TCM believes that the body is one coherent system, in which all body parts, organs and organ systems, and the spirit are connected through energetic channels. A person is considered healthy when all of his energies are balanced in harmony.

Below you will find a brief introduction to the most important ideas and concepts of Traditional Chinese Medicine.