Holistic Concept of Chinese MedicineIn Western medicine, doctor looks for specific causes of diseases, and focuses on particular body components to treat. Trad
What is the most common form of Chinese medicine?
The most common form is liquid decoction. Chinese herbal decoctions are characterized by their quick absorption, favorable therapeutic outcomes and minimal toxic side effects. The ingredients in the decoctions can be modified, increased or decreased on a daily basis, allowing physicians to tailor to the patient's changing conditions and needs. Flexibility is one of the main reasons why this method is still being used after thousands of years.