'Learning the Nei Jing in Small Bites™,' Su Wen, Chapter One, Session 4: Continuing the Discussion of the Unfolding of the Jing Through 7 and 8 Year Cycles
This session of the discussion on Chapter One continues the dialogue between the Yellow Emperor and Qi Bo on the unfolding of the Jing over the long 7 and 8 year cycles for women and men respectively. Here we conclude the discussion for women and open the one for the men.
Thinking through the meanings of characters with the backing of the subtlety of the analysis of Unschuld is illuminating of what we might almost gloss over. Aging is eventually a concern for us all. Our patients may have these same considerations and concerns as ourselves. Knowledge of this arena is very important to giving wise counsel in the face of encroaching aging.