Chinese Folk Medicine Author:Heinrich Wallnofer and Anna von Rottauscher c1965, 1st printing of this ed. 1972 — Can needles inserted into the body kill pain? Acupuncture shouldn't work, but it does! Can burning the skin speed up healing? Moxibustion shouldn't work, but it does! Do youth drugs and love philters really exist? Respected medical people have seen them work! The age-old Oriental science of healing has long ... more »been regarded in the West as little more than primitive superstition. Now, however, as China again opens her doors to us, Western physicians are re-examining the Chinese medical arts. What they are discovering is astounding, unbelievable, and undeniable--and may well create a revolution in contemporary medicine.