Prof Hong Hai will be giving a public talk on 'Chinese Health Cultivation (养生) for Vigour and Active Ageing' in conjunction with a book launch of his book Pursuing the Elixir of Life: Chinese Medicine for Health. Minister of State for Health, Mr Chee Hong Tat will be the Guest-of-Honour for the event. Details are as follow:
Talk Synopsis: Book authors Professor Hong Hai and TCM Physician Karen Wee will deliver a talk on Chinese methods of health cultivation to attain vigorous health and help prevent conditions like cardiovascular disease, high blood pressure, diabetes and dementia. Delicious recipes will be introduced for combining nutritious food with Chinese herbs to help you gain that special glow of health right into your senior years.
Date: 2 February 2018, Friday
Time: 2.30pm - 5.00pm
Venue: The POD, National Library Board, 100 Victoria Street #16-01, Singapore 188064
Admission is Free!
Register at https://goo.gl/forms/U2MS0OfuodCgrui33 by 01 February 2018. Register early as seats are limited. Alternatively, you can RSVP to Ms Cynthia Lye at firstname.lastname@example.org or contact Karen at 62279238.
3.00-3.05pm: Opening remarks by WSPC
3.05-3.15pm: Keynote address by SMS Chee Hong Tat
3.15-3.20pm: Remarks by Prof Kua Ee Heok, NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine
3.20-4.00pm: Talk on Chinese Medicine for Health
4.00-5.00pm: Book Signing and Tea Reception
About the Book
"Written with scintillating clarity, this is the best introductory book on TCM, as absorbing and piquing as its companion volume, Principles of Chinese Medicine." Prof Kua Ee Heok, NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine
“A must-read for medical professionals as well as anyone simply wishing to live healthier and longer." Dr Michael Tai, Dept of Developmental Studies, University of Cambridge
"The yangsheng 养生 principles shared in the book will serve seniors well in their pursuit of total wellness and longevity." Ms Soh Swee Ping, CEO, Council for Third Age (C3A)
"A valuable resource for anyone interested in pursuing a fulfilling life." Ms Carmee Lee, Mentor Principal, MindChamps Holdings and former Principal, Raffles Girls School.
"I strongly recommend this book. How TCM works and is applied to better manage health and illnesses are clearly explained and discussed." Prof Hew Choy Sin, Senior Fellow, Institute of Advanced Studies, NTU
Exclusive discount at the launch!
The book, including other titles of Prof Hong will be sold at a 25% discount!
Special offer for purchasing all 3 following books of Prof Hong at $62.40 (usual price: $104)