Chinese herbal medicine has been used for centuries to cure disease and alleviate discomfort. It was developed from folk medicine into a complex medical system that shares its theoretical background, diagnosis, and treatment plans with acupuncture and other branches of Chinese medicine.

Chinese medicine has the longest continuous history of all professional medical systems practiced in the world today. Traditional Chinese medicine has developed a complete system of classification of medicinal substances describing their therapeutic qualities that is unequaled by any herbal practice of other cultures.

Chinese herbs can treat specific illnesses or dysfunctions, somewhat similar to conventional medication, matching the diagnosis or symptoms to the herbal treatment. They can also work to resolve an underlying disharmony or the root reason for disease. Some of the ailments that Chinese herbs may treat are:

  • Arthritis
  • Most musculoskeletal pain
  • Acute trauma
  • Chronic pain
  • Low back pain
  • Weak hind limbs
  • Chronic vomiting
  • Abdominal pain
  • Diarrhea
  • Weak immune system
  • Allergies
  • And many other ailments