1. What is herbal medicine ?
Herbal medicine is the oldest and still the most widely used system of medicine in the world today. It is medicine made exclusively from plants. People use herbal medicines to try to maintain or improve their health. Herbal medicine refers to using a plant's seeds, berries, roots, leaves, bark, or flowers for medicinal purposes. It is becoming more mainstream as improvements in analysis and quality control along with advances in clinical research show the value of herbal medicine in the treating and preventing disease.
2. How does herbal medicine work?
Herbal medicine is the use of plants (herbs) to treat disease and enhance wellbeing. Herbal medicine is used to treat a range of disorders including anxiety, arthritis, depression, high blood pressure, insomnia, hormonal imbalances, migraines, skin problems such as eczema and other disorders. Herbs can act on the body as powerfully as pharmaceutical drugs and need to be treated with care. Herbs are administered by a herbalist or herbal therapist.
3. Is herbal medicine effective ?
4. Where do you source your herbs?Herbal medicine are sourced from many parts of the US and Asia.
Herbal medicine is generally safe and have little to no side effects.
5. Does herbal medicine have side effects?
Herbal medicine can show effectiveness within the first week of using the herbs. The herbs can act very quickly or slowly in the body depending on the condition, age and patient's health history. Some conditions can be relieved within a few weeks while other chronic and severe conditions will need months to years for the herbs to have significant effect on the disease itself.
6. How soon do I see results?
We always recommend that you consult with your doctor prior to taking herbs. Some conditions will require the patient to have treatment under his/her doctor while simultaneously using herbal treatment.
7. Do I need to consult with my doctor before taking herbal medicine?