DR. DAOSHING NI , L.AC., D.O.M., PH.D.
Founder, Yo San University Tao of Wellness
Founder, Strong Yoga®4Women
Dr. Daoshing Ni
“Dr. Dao” (as he is known) is the 38th generation in a family lineage of Chinese Medicine Doctors. Well known and respected in his field, he is the founder of Yo San University of Chinese Medicine, holds two doctorates in Oriental Medicine, and was awarded the recipient of the American Fertility Association, Dr. Joyce Vargyas Visionary Award in 2009. He is a member of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine, Pacific Coast Reproductive Society, American Society for Nutrition, and the American Association of Oriental Medicine. Dr. Dao has co-authored The Tao of Fertility: A Healing Chinese Medicine Program to Prepare the Body, Mind, and Spirit for New Life. (Collins 2008), Sitting Moon: Guide to Natural Rejuvenation after Pregnancy, Crane Style Chi Gong and its Therapeutic Effects. Dr. Dao has been featured on NBC’s The Today Show, Conceive Magazine, Conceive On-Air, Women to Women, Donny & Marie Show, Hour Magazine, Home Show, and numerous other television interviews. Dr. Dao practices at his clinic, Tao of Wellness, in Santa Monica, California.
Brenda Strong is a two time Emmy Nominated Actress and two time SAG AWARD winner. She is currently on Dallas as Ann Ewing. She also has a successful line of Yoga Products for Women’s Health called Strong Yoga.
In early 2000, Brenda Strong was a sought-after yoga teacher and successful actress when she experienced fertility difficulties. She was struck by the hushed nature of this profoundly delicate subject that touches every single man and woman around the world. She was called to take action, developing the Strong Yoga®4Series to support and educate women and couples who dealt with fertility issues.
After becoming well known in her role as Mary Alice Young on the TV show Desperate Housewives in 2003, Brenda became the national spokes person for the American Fertility Association.
Over the last ten years Brenda Strong has quickly become a leader in the pursuit of bringing this topic into mainstream media. She is interviewed regularly for local and national news and media outlets. As a celebrity, she is humbled by the responsibility and cherishes the opportunity to represent a cause near and dear to her heart. She seeks to be an example of strength, living up to her name.