Category Archives: Summer-heat

Broccoli (Xī lán huā 西兰花)

 Sweet (Gan) and pungent flavor, neutral thermal nature. Acts on Lungs, Liver and Large Intestine meridians. Active compounds: Broccoli contains ß-carotene and glutathione that fights against cancer. It adds brilliance to the skin and defies aging on cellular level. Its … Continue reading

Posted in nutrition, Summer-heat | 1 Comment

Agastache, Patchouli (Huò xiāng 藿香,广藿香)

Pungent flavor and slightly warm thermal nature. Acts on Spleen, Stomach, and Lung meridians. Active Compounds: Contains about 2-2.8% volatile oil which is the most effective part of the plant. Clinical Usage and Indications: Dispels dampness. For accumulation of dampness … Continue reading

Posted in abdominal pain, dampness, dermatosis, diarhea, fungal infection, headache, nutrition, Summer-heat, vomiting | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment