What is Chinese Herbal Medicine?
are an integral part of Traditional Oriental Medicine; they are
taken in conjunction with acupuncture, to enhance its healing
effects. They substantially aid in the restoration and maintenance
of balance in the body.
Herbs, which include plants, flowers and minerals are highly
specific in their actions and possess diverse qualities and properties
to target different aspects of disharmony.
Herbal formulae are specifically tailored to the individual needs
of each patient and come in many forms, including herbal teas,
pills, powders or tinctures. Herbs rarely illicit side effects.
Having proved safe and effective for thousands of years. They
can usually be taken in conjunction with modern medicine. Emma
is trained in herb contraindications and herb/drug interactions.