THE TRADITION ORIENTAL TREATMENT
Body balance is Herbal Medicine
Four Natures and Five Smells to Herb
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Herbalism is use of plants for medicinal purposes, and the study of such use. Plants have been the basis for medical treatments through much of human history, and such traditional medicine is still widely practiced today. Modern medicine recognizes herbalism as a form of alternative medicine, as the practice of herbalism is not strictly based on evidence gathered using the scientific method.
In Chinese Herbal Medicine, source of the disease is the body's Yin and Yang imbalance. What is the Yin ? Yin is almost likely Cold in the body. On the other side, Yang is almost likely Hot. When the body's Yin and Yang balance, people will feel healthy.
The four natures of herb, mainly by herb in the human body produced different reactions and efficacy obtained and summed up. It contains Cold, Cool, Warm and Hot. For example, when people have a fever, it should use the Cold herb to get balance.
The five smells of herb, mainly distinguished by the taste organs out of or under clinical treatment reflected the effect determined. It contains Acid, Sweet, Spice, Bitterness and Salty.