The Healing Power of Ginseng

Author:   Joseph P. Hou (J P Hou Institute, Orlando, FL, USA)
Publisher:   Taylor & Francis Ltd
ISBN:  

9780367211455


Pages:   222
Publication Date:   15 July 2019
Format:   Hardback
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Health and medical uses of ginseng is broad due to its adaptogenic properties, it is an effective tonic. Ginseng can be used to improve mental and physical performance, reduce stress, and increase longevity. This book covers the properties and uses of four varieties of ginseng in the world with focus on American and Asian types of ginseng. This books discusses healing properties of ginseng, growing ginseng plants, chemical, nutritional, medical and pharmacological properties, detoxification, longevity and proper usage of the root. Features * Discusses four types of ginseng, chemical compositions, clinical and pharmacological uses * Presents various clinical uses of ginseng, covering more than 40 diseases and conditions * Covers traditional Chinese medicine related history of the use of ginseng in China, and the discovery of both Asian and American ginseng. * Teaches users how to use different kinds of ginseng for health maintenance * Discusses ginseng use in cold, flu prevention, cancer, diabetes, low energy/lethargy, and erectile dysfunction

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Author:   Joseph P. Hou (J P Hou Institute, Orlando, FL, USA)
Publisher:   Taylor & Francis Ltd
Imprint:   CRC Press
Weight:   0.499kg
ISBN:  

9780367211455


ISBN 10:   0367211459
Pages:   222
Publication Date:   15 July 2019
Audience:   College/higher education ,  Professional and scholarly ,  Tertiary & Higher Education ,  Professional & Vocational
Format:   Hardback
Publisher's Status:   Active
Availability:   In Print   Availability explained
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Table of Contents

Preface. The Chinese Style of Healing - The Best Holistic Medicine. PEN-TS'AO. Ginseng in China. Ginseng in North America. Discovery of American Ginseng. Ginseng in Korea. Ginseng in Japan, Siberia, and Notoginseng. Flourishing Ginseng Business. Growing Ginseng Plants. Modern Research on Ginseng. Secret Principles of Ginseng. Modern Pharmacological and Medical Findings. Ginseng and Human Health. Detoxification with Ginseng. Ginseng and Longevity. Ginseng Usage.

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Dr. Joseph P. Hou, O.M.D., Ph.D., C.A., author and researcher, and certified acupuncture physician was born in Hopei, China. He graduated from the National Defense Medical College in Taipei and spent several years studying acupuncture in Taiwan and at the Acupuncture Institute of the Academy of Traditional Chinese Medicine in Beijing, China. Dr. Hou also attended graduate studies at Columbia University and the University of Wisconsin-Madison earning a Ph.D., which led to 10 years of medical research. He has devoted his time to acupuncture and herbal medicine in New York and New Jersey since 1977. He moved to Orlando in 1982 and opened the J.P. Hou Institute, P.A. Lastly, Dr. Hou served as past president of the Florida State Acupuncture Association and vice chairman of the Florida Board of Acupuncture.

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