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Chinese folk medicine. Check for yourself

In the past articles I talked about how we went to China, got acquainted with Hunchun, ate Chinese food and travelled to the city of Tumen on the border with North Korea. What else do tourists in the border China?

Go to hospitals! Not because their stomachs can not stand Chinese food or in this country a very dangerous place to be, but because medicine here for the Russian people — fun budget. The leaflet, which will give at the border, replete with proposals of dental offices, plastic surgeons, massage therapists, doctors, osteopaths and pharmacists. Generally these booklets are worthy of particular note. Without laughter it is impossible to read — they are written, as you know, Russian, but with such pearls, which occasionally can still be found on products of Chinese hosiery industry, for example. That only is the store “Kiss the Fish”, the restaurant “Ira-Nadia” (the restaurant “Masha” is also available) and address of the hotel in the same booklet: obliquely from the Chinese store, on the East side — the village of my grandfather practically.

All medical establishments tout pass conceivable procedure, among colorimage mysterious “Igloo”. On the second evening in Hunicane we decided to try Chinese massage, told this to our guide’s Wife, and almost immediately our car has arrived to take us to the center of “Queen of the East”. Continue reading