By Him-Che Yeung
Trade paperback book
This fact-filled monograph covers the Western and Chinese traditional treatments for four general conditions of the bowel: ulcerative colitis, granulomatous colitis, diverticular diseases, and cancer of the colon and rectum. The formulas include English, Chinese, Latin and Pinyin listings, and are categorized by differentiating symptoms. Specific information for each herb includes chemical components, actions, and dosage. Acupuncture point descriptions include location, surrounding anatomy, method of puncture, and indications.