Herbal Medicine is the therapeutic use of plants, and is the most ancient form of health care known to humankind. Herbs are valued for their medicinal, savory or aromatic qualities. It is known that herbs produce and contain a variety of chemical substances that act upon the body.
Herbs have been used to treat virtually every disease and condition. In fact, modern pharmacology is rooted in herbalism. The use of herbs range from pain relievers, hormone balancers, energizers, sleep aids, stomach soothers, skin soothers, and treatment of everything from allergies to cancer, from depression to hysteria. Herbs are used for both prevention and treatment.