Chinese Medicine believes that almost all pediatric diseases under the age of six begins as a form of indigestion. Thus in order to keep children health a well regulated diet is of utmost importance.
Pediatrics is one of the oldest specialties within Chinese medicine. In TCM (Traditional Chinese Medicine) pediatrics, children are not just considered miniature adults. Rather, children are believed to be immature both physically and functionally, and most of the common pediatric complaints are due to this immaturity.