When the Chinese pharmaceutical industry opens up: A history of the Hsa Western Medicines Company

China’s pharmaceutical industry is one of the biggest on the planet.As of 2014, it was worth more than $1.2 trillion.Its products are used by over 2 billion people around the world.Now that the industry is being democratised, it is becoming more and more likely that the Chinese will open up its market.A history in Chinese …

How to beat the Chinese western medicine

If you were to ask a Westerner if they would like to have a Chinese medicine, chances are they would be surprised by the response.This is because many Chinese medicine practitioners believe western medicine is a foreign concept that they cannot understand and therefore they cannot do anything about it.Western medicine has been around for …

Why western medicine is so popular in China

In western medicine, western medicine has a reputation for being the gold standard.It’s been around for thousands of years, and doctors can’t seem to get enough of it.But now the reputation is being challenged, as western medicine suffers from a resurgence of infections and deaths among the countrys poorest citizens.In China, where the number of …