On March 5, 2020, CCTV4 broadcast a special program "Chinese Medicine, Fighting the Epidemic", which reported the successful use of pure Chinese medicine to prevent and treat the new coronavirus in the People's Hospital of Xutong County, Henan Province.
At the host's site, he was connected to the business director of Tongxu County People's Hospital, Shen Yongjun. Dean Shen said: Since the hospital received the first patient on the evening of January 21, the president decided to provide this "Chinese licorice Dried Ginger Soup" on January 22 to all the staffs in the hospital for prevention. And it created an impressed record with no infections in 1,250 staffs who working in this hospital; also all the visitors to this hospital with zero transfers, zero deaths, an impressive record.
Chinese licorice, sweet, replenishes qi and detoxifies, relieves cough and relieves asthma;
Dried ginger is warm, and it can disperse the cold.
The combination of Xingan and Fuyang can warm the yang of the chest and stomach, strengthen the spleen and invigorate qi, and detoxify and resist epidemics. Because of coronavirus pneumonia, which is a cold and damp epidemic, the licorice dry ginger soup can improve our immunity and has been used in the hospital to prevent coronavirus pneumonia sucessfully. Also the Chinese moxibustion are used popularly in the TCM hospitals in china to prevent the Coronavirus infection.
In western counties, no many people know about Chinese moxa herbs and moxibustion therapy, but more people know about the healing power of the essential oil,so the essential oil diffuser will do the same trick when comes to prevent the virus infection.
More question about Chinese Medicine, please feel free to consult with our Registered Traditional Medicine Practitioner online at www.OrientalAcupuncture.ca