The effective use of herbs in Asian Medicine has been documented and refined for over 4000 years. The years of accumulated knowledge has identified particular roots, bark, leaves, flowers, seeds, and in some instances, animal products, that can be employed to treat a wide variety of conditions and diseases.
At Elysia Life Care, we are fully stocked with our own modern apothecary of herbs in capsule, powder, or liquid form. We are passionate about and place the utmost importance on the quality of our herbs, and are constantly seeking the most pure and potent sources. At a minimum, we use only the highest quality herbs sourced from companies who have passed USDA and internationally rigorous testing standards and inspection processes for sourcing and manufacturing practices.
From our supply, we are ableto recommend particular herbs and create hand-crafted custom formulas and tinctures for our patients, based on their unique needs.
When properly sourced, formulated and administered, tailored herbal care can support the immune system, strengthen muscles and bones, and stimulate the healing of damaged tissue.
Herbs can support endocrine function, which can boost fertility, help in conditions like painful periods and the absence of periods, and manage changes in the second stage of life for women.
If the body is depleted from stress, age, or other conditions, strengthening through the proper use of tonic formulas is one of the best ways to replenish reserves and build vitality. For acute conditions, like bacterial or viral infections, formulas that assist the immune system and address the symptoms are recommended for short periods.
In some instances studies support that herbal care can help the body manage the side effects of Western treatments.
In addition to these and other benefits, medicinal herbs have also been used to: