People’s Medical Publishing House brings traditional Chinese medicine books to iPad

by Curtis Lee Fulton

People’s Medical Publishing House (PMPH) has published 14 traditional Chinese medicine books for its new iPad app, TCM books. PMPH says a hundred books will be available for the app later this year. The colorful, highly-illustrated books teach the craft of traditional Chinese medicine, such as as herbal cures, acupuncture and foot massage. The TCM books app is free, with in-app purchases of books ranging from $19.99 for “The plum-blossom needle therapy” to $36.99 for a Materia Medica of Chinese medicinal herbs.