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New herbology powerpoint

  1. 2. <ul><li>Chinese herbs are used for everything. </li></ul><ul><li>Chinese people have access to medicine nobody else has. </li></ul><ul><li>Chinese doctors use herbs to cure chi imbalances. </li></ul>
  2. 3. <ul><li>In china mosquitoes are killing 1-3 million people a year. </li></ul><ul><li>Some illnesses start by interruption in the chi. </li></ul><ul><li>Yin and yang symbolize balance in the chi. </li></ul><ul><li>Yin is for cold and yang is for hot. </li></ul><ul><li>If you have to much yin you need a yang remedy and the opposite. </li></ul>
  3. 4. <ul><li>People will wear masks on the street to protect themselves from germs. </li></ul><ul><li>People will practice a tai chi exercise to balance their chi. </li></ul><ul><li>And just regular hygiene. </li></ul>
  4. 5. <ul><li>herbalists mix the herbs so that the remedy is stronger. </li></ul><ul><li>herb remedies are the most popular in china. </li></ul><ul><li>the most commonly used herbs are ginseng, ginger, wood, bark, seashells and animal bones. </li></ul>
  5. 6. <ul><li>there are a couple specific tools herbalists use. </li></ul><ul><li>a two handle knife. </li></ul><ul><li>a mortar and pestle. </li></ul>
  6. 7. <ul><li>there are 3 categories of herbs. </li></ul><ul><li>the categories are the 5 tastes, the 4 natures and the meridians. </li></ul><ul><li>there are 4 types of herbs. the king herb (basic herb) minister herb ( helps king herb) assistant herb (adds final touch) guide herb (makes path for other herbs). </li></ul>

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