The art of practicing Chinese herbal medicine dates back to 5,000 years ago, and remains the world’s oldest, safest and most comprehensive system of medical care. Chinese doctors have documented more than 7,000 herbs that possess healing benefits.
Herbal medicine can be used to treat a wide variety of conditions by stimulating the body’s natural healing process to strengthen the system. Scientists have applied modern technology to identify active compounds for healing properties in many Chinese herbs based on their historic claims. Many pharmaceuticals use effective herbal remedies that Chinese doctors have prescribed for centuries.