Chinese herbology or medicinal plants
Chinese herbology – also called Chinese herbal medicine and Chinese materia medica – are known and used for their incredible beneficial properties and are the jewel of Chinese medicine. They are a particular specialty, mainly consisting of plants but, also in some cases, animal or mineral-derived products.
They contain a total of over 5,000 medicinal substances, of which about 400 are commonly used in modern Chinese medicine. Nowadays, Chinese herbs are a precious and valuable treatment provided by nature.