Why do TCM practitioners use tongue diagnosis?
We always get a strange look on a patient's face when we ask them to stick their tongue out. Have you ever wondered why TCM/Acupuncture Practitioners look at your tongue during a physical assessment? This is because the tongue has many connections to the internal body and acts as a diagnostic imaging system to nearly always show the true condition of the patient.
What is the Tongue Body Colour?
What is the Tongue Body Size?
How does the Tongue Coating look?
What is the colour of the Tongue Coating?
Any Teeth Marks on the side of the Tongue