Chinese herbal medicine refers to the use of plants, minerals and animal products as medicine. Various aspects of a plant including roots, stems, leaves and flowers may be utilised. The use of animal products is not essential to Chinese medicine and ford wellness group does not condone the use of unsustainable or endangered species in Chinese medicine. Vegetarians and vegans are easiliy accomodated at the clinic.
A Chinese Herbal formula may contain as many as twenty different herbs or as few as four. The herbs within a formula are selected to work holistically and synergistically.
ford wellness group uses premium quality concentrated granulated herbs in her individually prepared formulas. These herbs are processed using the highest quality of select natural raw Chinese herbs and are then refined using modern processes. Granulated herbs must be mixed with water and taken as a tea. Patent formulas are convenient pre-prepared medicines for easy administration. These formulas are presented as small pills or capsules and taken with water.