What is traditional Chinese herbal medicine?

There are approximately 6000 Chinese materia medica, which consist of herbal products such as leaves, seeds, fruits, stems and roots, animal products, and mineral products. The ancient texts classified each product according to its inherent nature and the effects it...

What is traditional Chinese medicine?

“Traditional Chinese medicine includes the use of herbs as medicine, and therapeutic practice such as acupuncture, tui-na(massage), and moxibustion. The 5000 year-old holistic tradition has been written, improved, documented, tested over and over until it became a...

Do health funds give rebates for Chinese herbal medicine?

Some health funds offer rebates on the Chinese medicine consultation, however the cost of the Chinese herbal products usually do not attract health fund rebates. You will need to check with your health fund as to your level of cover and yearly limits.