Item #: (Chinese) Herbs for Headaches
(Chinese) Herbs for Headaches, is a course which earns 3 credits with the Texas Board of Acupuncture Examiners. We will explore a brief description of herbs in this course, and see which herbs are the most commonly used today for the treatment of the 3 most common headaches. The herbs discussed in this course address branch symptoms and formulations are usually mixed with other herbs that correct the root of the headache.
We will learn about the treatment of: The Wind-Cold Headache, The Wind-Dampness Headache, The Liver-yang Rising Headache, The treatment for all three types of headaches, symptoms that accompany them and the herbs that are recommended to treat the headaches. We will also consult Yu Li Hua (1897) and his opinion on headaches.