jing

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jing

Alternative medicine
A life force of the body that is seated in the kidney.
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Based on the idea that "the kidneys govern reproduction," Wang believes that this root of the treatment of this condition should be to foster kidney essence and regulate the chong and ren, and that regulating the chong and ren means that one must regulate the viscera and bowels and harmonize the qi and blood.