What is Herbal Medicine?

Herbal Medicine

Herbal medicine is the study and use of the medicinal properties of plants which dates back to the beginnings of civilization and is the foundation of modern pharmacology. Plant substances have powerful, gentle and effective medicinal effects with advantages over conventional drugs due to their minimal side effect profile. When used properly in the right dose they can be accompanied with other treatments. Botanical medicine can be prepared in many forms such as teas, tinctures, capsules, pastes and extracts. Herbal remedies are drawn from the traditional medical systems of China, India, Europe and Tibet. They are powerful in the sense that they are written specifically for each person. When it comes to regenerating the body, botanical therapy is the best.

Your kitchen cupboard is an arsenal of home remedies that have been used for hundreds of years to heal, scientists are finally starting to substantiate these plants' abilities to alleviate arthritis, diabetes, adrenal fatigue, autoimmunity, irritable bowel syndrome, etc. Botanical preparations are even used in the field of cancer to reduce the side effect profile of chemotherapy, reduce the needed amount chemotherapy, and improve quality of life.