Herbs are a part of Traditional Chinese Medicine, which has been practiced with good success for thousands of years. As people in the West become much more interested in natural healing, Chinese herbs are getting a much closer look.
Because these plants, minerals and animal parts have been used so long, there is a great deal of literature dating back to ancient times. This is a very intricate form of medicine, because prescriptions typically consist of multiple herbs, specifically selected for each individual patient.
Much of this vast body of knowledge has been clearly condensed into the Manual of Chinese Herbal Medicine: Principles and Practice for Easy Reference, written by Dr. Warner J. W. Fan, MD. The author is a retired pediatrician who lives in America.Buy Now