Internet Resources 

 
http://www.acupuncture.com   

Has section for patients with information on acupuncture, herbs, and treatment of specific condition, as well as a nice section on Diet and Nutrition, including a list of common foods with their chinese energetic properties and western nutritional information.  

http://www.acupuncturetoday.com

Has section on the “ABC’s” of Traditional Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture, and an archive of many articles on the treatment of health conditions using TCM (Traditional Chinese Medicine.)

http://www.tcmcentral.com

Has a patient information section with answers to many frequently asked questions, and a detailed description of adjunctive therapies like moxabustion and cupping, etc. 

http://www.itmonline.org

Has an articles section with many informative articles on the use of herbs, the treatment of specific conditions with TCM, etc.

 
Recommended books

 
The Web that has no Weaver: Understanding Chinese medicine
by Ted Kaptchuk

Between Heaven and Earth: A Guide to Chinese Medicine
by Harriet Beinfeld and Efrem Korngold

Healing with Whole Foods: Asian Traditions and Modern Nutrition.
by Paul Pitchford

Staying Healthy with the Seasons
by Elson Haas