Category: Herbal Ingredients

Herbal Ingredients; List of plants used in herbalism

What Is Astragalus?

Pharmaceutical name: Astragali Radix; English name: astragalus root. Family: Fabaceae.  Standard species (classification), Astragalus membranaceus (FISCH) BGE. Var. mongholicus (BGE.) and Hsiao Astragalus membranaceus (FISCH.) BGE. Explanation of name: huán? “yellow” and qí” the top one”.  Astragalus is among the most popular used herbal medicine in TCM and has been...

Acupuncture In Demand

Acupuncture Therapy Acupuncture is one of the oldest, most accepted and recognized valid medical therapy worldwide and it is more in demand now. Since 1997, The National Institute of Health (NIH acupuncture) has approved acupuncture as an...

Overcoming Chemo Resistance and Pain

Chemo resistance Chemotherapy refers to the many drugs that are used to treat cancer in millions of patients.  But chemo resistance – when the body fights those often powerful medications  – is a big challenge for...

The Plant Behind “Real” Tea

Known for its immense popularity, Chinese tea has been studied for its role in so many health effects from helping in weight control to thwarting diseases.  Tea is one of the most popular drinks in Asia...