The word “Panda” originates from Nepal and was originally used to describe the red pandas, a relative of pandas.In the Chinese language, the name for the giant panda translates into “large bear cat.” It’s thought that the Chinese gave Pandas this name because of the animal’s ability to climb trees, and for the slits found in its pupils, which are very similar to those of a cat.
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People more likely to purchase CHM included people aged ≥70 years (OR 2.84, 95% CI 2.03-3.99), women (OR 1.28, 95% CI 1.11-1.48), non-indigenous people (OR 2.61, 95% CI 1.29–5.30), and people with an illness not receiving medical care (OR 2.69, 95% CI 2.19-3.31).
The prevalence of purchasing CHM without a physician’s prescription is high in Taiwan and is correlated with factors such as socio-demographics, disease history, and behaviors surrounding the utilization of medical care. Although the outpatient payments for both TCM and Western medicine have been covered by Taiwan’s National Health Insurance since 1995, the purchase of non-prescription medicine in pharmacies is still a common occurrence .