yin and yang


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yin and yang

The opposite but complementary principles of Chinese philosophy incorporated into traditional Chinese medicine. Yin is feminine, dark and negative, Yang masculine, bright and positive. Their interaction and balance is believed to maintain the harmony of the body.
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2006) and Ming-Jer Chen (2002, 2008) base their works on the Chinese dialectical thinking, in particular, the Yin and Yang philosophy or the Chinese middle way philosophy (Chen, 2002).
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THE principle behind the Chinese medicine acupuncture is that energy is divided into yin and yang," says Lee Butler, of the British Acupuncture Council.
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Each one, the yin and yang, complements and balances the other.