A Materia Medica for Chinese Medicine: plants, minerals and animal products . Carl-Herman Hempen
ISBN: 0443100942,9780443100949 | 1016 pages | 17 Mb
A Materia Medica for Chinese Medicine: plants, minerals and animal products Carl-Herman Hempen
Publisher: Churchill Livingstone
Mar 5, 2013 - Being herbalists, we are concerned with the preservation of medicinal herb species because we are well acquainted with the vast healing properties for not only the herbs used in the Chinese materia medica, but for herbs used all over the planet. Therefore 287 patients with medical illnesses such as acute infection, chronic hepatic dysfunction or nutritional derangements (folate, vitamin B12, and vitamin B6), malignancies, and other severe medical illnesses were excluded. Aug 2, 2012 - According to the World Health Organization (WHO), traditional medicine refers to health practices, approaches, knowledge, and beliefs incorporating plant, animal, and mineral based medicines, spiritual therapies, manual techniques, and exercises, Countries, including China, US, Japan, and Germany, have taken diverse actions that enforce registration of herbal products and formulated regulations on the quality of raw materials (i.e. For the control of plant diseases. Nov 7, 2013 - Industrialization and urbanization have led to the transition from plant-based dietary patterns to animal-based dietary patterns that may lead to the development of chronic diseases in developing countries like China. Fully reflects our natural resources and history. Apr 25, 2014 - The Ben Cao Gang Mu is an encyclopaedic compendium written by LI Shi-zhen (1518-1593), a Chinese doctor who lived during the Ming Dynasty (1368-1644). Cultural and Tang Dynasty, the government promulgated the “Newly Revised Materia Medica” is the world's earliest pharmacopoeia. Like the rhino horn has been devastating to the wild population, however this medicinal has now been replaced by the farmed water buffalo horn showing one potential way to preserve medicinal plants and animal species. Featured image: The Ben Cao Gang Mu (Compendium of Material Medica). Minerals and their processed products. Besides being a book on medicine, it also deals with natural history, giving a classification of mineral, vegetable, and animal products. This compendium is said to be the of traditional Chinese medicine. Medicine is based on traditional Chinese medicine theory. Foreign both said Chinese medicine: Chinese medicine has a unique theoretical system and application forms.
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