What is Chinese herbs？
For centuries, China and other Asian countries have embraced herbal therapy. Now, the West is catching on to the timelessness of this ancient medicine and has started to incorporate Chinese herbs in the treatment of a wide range of health concerns.
Chinese herbal medicine has thousands of years of data to back it up. “Throughout history, Chinese emperors worked to preserve and multiply the knowledge of the previous ages. That means today we have almost 2,000 years of clearly written records about how herbs and herb combinations work in different people.”
Chinese herbal prescriptions are uniquely put together with different formulas and single herbs by skilled practitioners and are made to tailor to the clients specific ailments. Typically this means rather than many generic drugs/supplements which are made in a one size fits all fashion, Chinese herbal formulas can target multiple signs and symptoms as well as negating possible side effects.
The synergistic effects of each of the single herbs in a particular formula are greater than the sum of their value, which allows formulas to treat multiple ailments that may seem unrelated.
What are the benefits of Chinese herbs?
Chinese herbal medicine is unique in that rather than using a single herbs or single supplements, such as western herbs and supplements, Chinese Medicine herbal formulas are put together in multi-herb combinations and Chinese herbs have many benefits for example:
- Chinese Herbal medicine can be effective in treating skin conditions.
- Support and boost energy.
- Help with sleep issues and insomnia
- Manage stress and putting the body into rest and digest
- Improve digestion and promote homeostasis
- Fertility Support and Regulation of the Menstrual Cycle
- Little to no side effects.