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Why Should I use Chinese Herbal Medicine?

The use of Chinese herbal medicine can be beneficial for various reasons, making it a valuable option for individuals seeking natural and holistic healthcare solutions. Here are some compelling reasons to consider using Chinese herbal medicine:

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Holistic Approach

Chinese herbal remedies takes a holistic approach to healthcare, addressing the root cause of health issues rather than just alleviating symptoms. It aims to balance the body's internal systems and promote overall well-being.

Personalized Treatment

Herbal formulas in Chinese medicine are highly personalized. Practitioners tailor each formula to your specific health needs and patterns of disharmony, ensuring that you receive individualized care.

Preventative Healthcare

Chinese herbal formulas not only address existing health issues but also prevent illness and maintain wellness. Formulas help strengthen the immune system, improve resilience to stress, and promote longevity.

Complementary to Conventional Medicine

Chinese herbal formulas can complement conventional medical treatments. It is often used alongside Western medicine to enhance overall health and well-being. It can be particularly valuable for managing chronic conditions and reducing side effects of medications.

​Minimal Side Effects

When recommended by a qualified Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) practitioner, Chinese herbal remedies generally have minimal side effects compared to some pharmaceutical medications. They are well-tolerated by many individuals.

Balancing Yin and Yang

Chinese herbal formulas are designed to balance Yin and Yang energies in the body, which is crucial for overall health. This balance contributes to harmony in the body's systems.

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Natural and Sustainable

Chinese herbal remedies are typically derived from plant-based sources, making them a natural and sustainable form of medicine. Many herbs used in Chinese medicine have longitudinal data indicating safe and effective use.

Research and Integration

There is ongoing research into the efficacy of Chinese herbal medicine, and it is increasingly integrated into modern healthcare systems in many countries. This integration provides access to a broader range of healthcare options.

Broad Range of Applications

Chinese herbal medicine has been used for centuries to treat a wide range of health conditions, including pain, respiratory conditions, fertility issues, and mental health concerns. It offers a comprehensive approach to health and healing.

Immune Support

Chinese herbal formulas can be used to support the immune system because many herbs have adaptogenic properties, anti-inflammatory properties, enhance white blood cells, and regulate the immune system preventing overactivity and underactivity.

Can my condition be treated with herbs?

While Chinese herbal formulas are custom tailored to your individual conditions and can provide excellent results alone, it is often recommended that herbs be used supplementally with acupuncture to achieve best results. For a comprehensive, working list of conditions and concerns that Justin treats, visit our FAQs page.

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