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About Chinese Herbs

Chinese Herb Directory: A-Z
Learn about Chinese Herbs, Herbal Formulas and Popular Nutritional Supplements. Search for an herb or formula alphabetically.  See pictures and learn common uses, indications, and ...

How to Prepare Chinese Herbs
The Ancient Art of Decoction (Brewing Herbs). Through the centuries, practitioners have always stressed the importance of correctly decocting an herbal tea. The effectiveness of ...

Chinese Herbs May Hold Keys to New Drugs
A major computer screening of traditional Chinese herbs found more than 62 percent of the 240 plants species studied contained chemical compounds that indicate possible ...

Chinese Herbs Reduce Post-Chemo Nausea
One of the most common side effects of chemotherapy, nausea, may be most effectively treated by traditional Chinese herbs, according to a recent ...

Chinese Medicine and Endangered Wildlife
Healing SpeciesTCM practitioners are joining forces with governments and wildlife organizations to stop the trade in products made from endangered species.The growing popularity of traditional ...

The Basics of Chinese Herbal Medicine
What is a Chinese Herbal Formula? What is the difference between Western Herbs and Chinese Herbs? Safety of Chinese Herbs Selection ...

Regulation of Dietary and Herbal Supplements
There's a wide variety of manufacturers for herbal supplements on the market. Make sure you're getting a quality product. As a consumer, make sure ...

Ways to Use or Ingest Chinese Herbs
Over the course of the past three thousand years, practitioners have developed many ways in which to administer herbal medicine to patients. Matching the appropriate ...

Summer Herbal Medicine Chest
Summer. The high season of greatest Yang and activity is complemented by the hot fun-filled days at the beach and warm, delightful nights enjoyed outdoors ...

Summer Essential Oils
Summer is a time of full growth, red, hot, joy, spiritual awareness and traveling. Life is at it's greatest potential in the summer. Trees, plants ...