medicine herbs

one of the questions we oftentimes get is,people want more energy. and so, what we talk about is the tonic herbs in chinese, it's a little bit different from what people know and are commonly used to, becausewe talk about qi, or energy tonics; and we talk about blood tonics, which sometimes canbe related to anemia; and then we talk about yin and yang tonics, which are kind of outthere for most people. we think of yin tonics

medicine herbs, as nourishing to the fluids of the bodies,and yang tonics are warming to the body. for those people who are always cold, they canbe very helpful. so, although i don't have an example of all of those, we've got a fewexamples that are more common and fairly safe for people to use on a short-term basis. ultimately,it's always best to work with a chinese herbalist

or acupuncturist, who can best prescribe formulasbased on your diagnosis. so, one of the more common ones, and we're starting to see itin westernism as well, is huang qi, also known as astragalus. i like to call them "awe sticks."this particular herb is good for people who have fatigue, who get frequent colds. it'sboosting to the immune system, and it's very helpful for just normalizing the immune system.rishi mushroom, which is a very helpful mushroom, it normalizes high blood pressure due to stress,also that moderately high blood pressure. it's also good for colds and flu. and i findit helpful for restless sleep. we have codonopsis, or dang shen, which is a) a yummy snack, aswell as what we call a major qi tonic. we use it in place of ginseng oftentimes. thenwe have baizhu, which is also atractylodes.

we see these in a number of formulas, likeyu ping feng san, or jade windscreen. or we can take them as singles, as in these rishimushroom caps. one of my personal favorites is what we know as cordyceps, which is actuallya mushroom that grows on the body of dead

medicine herbs
caterpillars, oddly enough. this one is consideredone of the famous sexual tonics that isn't overly stimulating or going to affect highblood pressure or cause insomnia, the way some of them do. this one, unfortunately,or fortunately, is a very popular one. Is not that just one of the special herbal remedies that men in the fun you can get in so, make sure you work with your chinese herbalist,and enjoy your herbs.


Postingan populer dari blog ini

when to plant herbs

uses for herbs

which herbs grow best together