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China is one of the largest nations in the world and has a deep, rich history. Some of the things that make China so popular are its ancient traditions, culture and medicinal practices. China's alternative and traditional medicines are adapted in western countries and are supported and practiced by western health care professionals.

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The country's ancient and historical structures are also renowned around the world. The Great Wall of China is considered one of the wonders of the world and attracts tourists from all over the globe. China also holds the largest and most famous snow festivals, explains About.com. Aside from tourist attractions, the country is also famous for its inventions. The Chinese invented gunpowder during the ninth century, and China is the producer of many famous and potent teas. China remains as the largest exporter and producer of green tea in the world.

China is also well-known for its one-child policy, which limits urban couples to one child as long as they live in the mainland. This policy excludes parents with twins, ethnic minorities and parents who are still children themselves. Parents with twins or triplets, however, are often restricted from getting bonuses in their jobs and are excluded from society.

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