On his path to becoming an Eagle Scout, John Blaska knew that his life would be one that focused not on being an “average guy,” but one that would be characterized by involvement in ground breaking projects. Simultaneously blended into his high achievement aspirations, John developed a respect for nature and the natural path, a motivation that he attributes to adherence to the writings of Eastern philosophers such Hua Ching Ni, the father of Yo San University Founders, Dr. Mao Shing and Dr. Daoshing Ni. What resulted from his formative influences has been nothing less than phenomenal.
Yo San University (YSU) recently hosted a group of Chinese scholars from the China Academy of Chinese Medical Sciences (CACMS), Beijing, China. The group, comprising senior faculty and administrators are currently on a 3-month fellowship program at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA.
4th year MATCM student Jessica Lubke was the proud recipient of the Summer 2014 MATCM Dean’s Prize.
A migraine headache causes throbbing or pulsating pain, usually on only one side of the head. These headaches are often associated with nausea, vomiting, and extreme sensitivity to light and sound; they generally last between four hours and three days. Find out what Julie Chambers L.Ac.'s answer is to the question "What are the traditional Chinese medicine causes and treatment for migraine? "
Yo San University’s new President, Lois Green, met more than two dozen enthusiastic YSU students at the Summer 2014 President’s Tea.
On Monday Jenna Martin, a 1st year Yo San student, guided us through a lovely instruction on soap making. She showed us how to incorporate essential oils, color therapy and beautiful flowers to enhance the restorative aspect of a healing shower or bath. I was shocked at how easy it was to make these natural and beneficial soaps.
Written by Iting Wu, 1st year student
After completing the MATCM program at YSU (class of 2013), Matthew became an herbalist in the clinic’s herbal dispensary, obtained his California acupuncture license, and is presently working as Assistant Academic Dean in the MATCM program.
Wednesday May 21, 2014 was a blue ribbon day for Yo San University as the community held a gala reception to bid farewell to retiring President, Dr. Lawrence Ryan and to welcome incoming President, Lois Green. Over one hundred members of the Yo San University student body, faculty and staff joined members of the University’s Board of Trustees in the Qi studio for the late afternoon event.
At a Community Presentation conducted on May 20, 2014, Bill Mosca, Executive Director of the California State Oriental Medicine Association (CSOMA) met in the University’s Qi Studio with a large group of Yo San students.
White-Eagle Perry’s journey to earning the highest degree in the field of Oriental Medicine was one with many meaningful milestones along the way. Early in his life White-Eagle expressed strong interest in learning more about the contemplative and meditative practices of his ancestors.