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Herbal Medicine can treat a wide variety of conditions either as a primary treatment or in conjunction with conventional medicine or other treatments and is especially useful in chronic illness. Modern Herbal Medicine combines its long history of using plants to heal together with comprehensive scientific research into plant efficacy to treat illnesses . Medical Herbalist today also have thorough medical training. Essentially Western in origin, Herbal Medicine uses a wide variety of plants from around the world in prescribed treatments.
Who Can Benefit from Herbal Medicine?
People of all ages, from babies to the elderly can profit from Herbal Medicine. Those already receiving treatment from their doctor can also benefit and will be prescribed herbs that do not interact adversely with other medication (including pregnancy).
What Can Herbal Medicine Treat?
Skin Problems – Eczema, Psoriasis, Acne and other skin complaints
Decreased Immunity – Coughs, Colds, Flu, Cystitis, Sore throats
Digestive System Problems – Constipation, Ulcers, IBS, GIT and other Digestive & Bowel conditions
Complex lifestyle related conditions – Diabetes, Chronic Bronchitis, Gout, Ulcerative colitis
Mental Health – Stress; Anxiety; Depression; Insomnia
Nervous System – Exhaustion; Headaches, Migraines, Stress related conditions, Chronic fatigue, fibromyalgia
Men’s Health – Prostate Problems, Stress, Digestive issues
Women’s Health – Menstrual problems, Menopausal complaints, Endometriosis, PCOS, PCO, Hormonal imbalance, Irregular periods, PMS, Reproductive problems
Children’s Health issues– eczema, low immunity, ADHA, failure to thrive
Other conditions such as; Allergies, Hay fever, Asthma, High Blood Pressure, Poor Circulation, Chronic conditions, tired of being tired
NOTE – Above is not an extensive list. While these and many more conditions may be treated using herbal medicine, it must be noted that herbal medicine may also be used to improve the functioning of the non-diseased body; improving health and vitality; stamina; immunity; physical and mental performance
Listing Title: Gannon Herbal Practice