When I was a kid, I remember asking my mom why people like to “French Kiss.” Her answer was unsatisfactory. She probably wasn’t the best person to ask. She and Dad hated each other from day one. It was an arranged marriage.
The post dated May 26, 2010 offers a better answer (I wish I could link straight to it!): http://www.facebook.com/pages/Taoism-But-Spelled-Daoism/387801654611?v=wall#!/pages/Natural-Medicine-Without-Side-Effects/119334998094785
Beware, while there are countless and innumerable benefits and advantages to modern medicine, the above source is one sided and only highlights the benefits of traditional oriental medicine. I know because I wrote it. – Bob Wan Qi Kim, Health Care Industry Consultant