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Chinese Medicine for Aging & Dementia

Chinese Medicine for Aging & Dementia

Asian cultures have always given great respect to elders, so unlike our own culture which  regards grandma or grandpa as burdens to be cared for by others.  Chinese herbal medicine is rich with experience in treating the problems of aging

Chinese Medicine for Dementia or Memory Loss

Symptoms dementia are associated with the Kidneys or the Heart. Note that this has little to do with the organs we know as the heart or kidney.

 

Heart Yin or Blood Deficiency

The herbs zizyphus, biota, polygala, and acorus are traditionally used to treat heart disorders involving memory. 

Good formulas that contain many heart nourishing herbs are:

 

Kidney Jing or Yang Deficiency

Herbs like HU TO REN (walnut), HE SHOU WU (polygalia),  or  REN SHEN (ginseng) are often found in formulas that support memory and cognition.

Some Kidney Strengthening Anti-Aging tonics

 

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