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 avoid ‘Hippocratic’ medicine

Hippocrates Western Medicine is a philosophy that prescribes medicine based on human behavior and is based on an understanding of nature and the human body.Its adherents believe in an unyielding focus on health, but they also believe that it is possible to change the world through self-empowerment and self-improvement.ABC News’ Mark LePage reports.