Chinese herbal medicine is an important part of Chinese medicine and has also been used for centuries along with Acupuncture. It can be used together successfully for many ailments. It can also be used as a stand-alone treatment as well. When used together with Acupuncture it works well for disorders that need daily attention, as herbs are taken daily. Herbal therapy can be thought of as a bridge to the next Acupuncture treatment.
Primarily made of plants, minerals: For example, roots, rhizomes, bark, flowers, seeds, and dates.
Thousands of medicinal herbs are used in China today and have been adopted in the West because of their strength and successful results.