Herbal medicine has been used for years. Discover the many options and their uses, and learn what is known about their safety and effectiveness for various conditions.

Explore Herbal Medicine

Cannabis plants exemination
What Is Cannabis and What Can It Be Used For?
spa steam
What Is Vaginal Steaming?
Cleavers (Galium aparine)
Cleavers (G. aparine): Benefits, Side Effects, Dosage, and Interactions
Woman in dental exam chair
What Is Oil Pulling?
Mineral oil dropper
What Is Mineral Oil?
Mistletoe leaves, stems, berries, and extract
The Health Benefits of Mistletoe
Wormwood and its essential oil
The Health Benefits of Wormwood
Kratom
What you need to know about Kratom and its role in the opioid crisis
bath salt
Are Dead Sea Salts an Effective Treatment for Psoriasis?
Ivy Leaf cough syrup and tablets
The Health Benefits of Ivy Leaf
CBD Oil May Help With Sleeping
Can CBD Help With Sleep?
Chanca Piedra tea, capsules, tablets, and liquid extract
Chanca Piedra: Benefits, Side Effects, Dosage, and Interactions
Elecampane dried root, powder, tincture, and capsules
The Health Benefits of Elecampane
Woodruff capsules, dried herb, and powder
The Health Benefits of Sweet Woodruff
Horsetail dried herb, capsules, liquid
The Health Benefits of Horsetail
Gymnema Sylvestre dried herb, capsules, and powder
The Health Benefits of Gymnema Sylvestre
Oats, oat milk, avena sativa capsules, tincture
The Health Benefits of Oats (Avena Sativa)
cbd oil for parkinson's disease
An Overview of Using CBD to Treat Parkinson’s Disease Symptoms
Pennyroyal topical oil
Pennyroyal Uses, Side Effects, and Preparations
Holy basil tea, dried herbs, essential oil, tincture, and soft gels
The Health Benefits of Holy Basil
The Health Benefits of Roman Chamomile
Corydalis capsules, dried root, tea, tincture, and powder
Corydalis Is an Herbal Plant Used for Depression and Insomnia
Chaparral capsules, salve, tincture, powder, and dried herb
Is Taking Chaparral Supplements Safe and Effective?
Juniper berries
The Health Benefits of Juniper Berries
Korean Ginseng bottle of pills
The Health Benefits of Korean Ginseng
Ligustrum tincture
Learn About the Health Benefits of Ligustrum as an Immunity Booster
Vervain tincture, powder, capsules, tea, and dried herb
Can Vervain Treat Pain, Infection, Seizures, and Cancer?
Uva Ursi tea, tincture, and capsules
The Health Benefits of Uva Ursi
Sarsaparilla capsules, tablets, powder, and tincture
Discover the Many Health Benefits of the Plant Sarsaparilla
Pelargonium Sidoides syrup, extract, and tincture
Can the South African Geraniums Treat Colds and Brochitis
Yerba santa powder, dried herb, capsules, and extract
The Health Benefits of Yerba Santa
Suma capsules and powder
The Health Benefits of Suma
Mugwort capsules, tea bags, and dried leaves
The Health Benefits of Mugwort
Oak bark chips, shavings, and tincture
The Health Benefits of Oak Bark
Bugleweed dried herb, capsules, and tincture
The Health Benefits of Bugleweed
Coltsfoot dried herb, powder, and tablets
The Health Benefits of Coltsfoot
Adaptogens capsules, dried herbs, tincture
What Are Adaptogen Herbs?
Pu-erh loose tea and teabag
The Benefits of Pu-erh Tea: Should You Try It?
Turmeric capsules, powdered spice, spice, tinctures
The Health Benefits of Turmeric
Black cohosh leaves
The Health Benefits of Black Cohosh
Horny goat weed tea, powder, capsules and tablets
Horny Goat Weed: So-Called "Natural Viagra"
Argan oil
Can Argan Oil Protect Your Skin and Your Heart?
Vitamin e oil
Can Vitamin E Help With Scar Removal?
Ammi Visnaga extract
The Health Benefits of Ammi Visnaga
Kale, sweet potatoes, walnuts, beans, blueberries, broccoli, and eggs
What Should You Eat for an Anti-Inflammatory Diet?
Xiao Yao San tincture, capsules, and teapill
The Health Benefits of Xiao Yao San
Parsley on white cloth.
The Health Benefits of Parsley
Anamu extract, powder, and capsules
The Health Benefits of Anamu
Masseur pouring liquid aloe vera into his hand
Using Aloe Vera to Treat Wounds, Diabetes, and IBD
Witch hazel
The Health Benefits of Witch Hazel
Anise oil, extract, and spices
The Health Benefits of Anise
Lemon eucalyptus oil and spray bottle
Can Lemon Eucalyptus Oil Really Repel Insects?
tea tree oil plant (melaleuca alternifolia)
How to Use Tea Tree Oil to Benefit Your Health
Greater Celandine (Chelidonium majus)
How Some Natural Herbal Remedies Can Cause Liver Damage
Tamanu oil
The Health Benefits of Tamanu Oil
Lemon balm tincture, powder, tablets, and capsules
Can Lemon Balm Help Reduce Stress and Boost Your Health?
Eyebright capsules, powder, and nasal spray
The Health Benefits of Eyebright
Milk thistle capsules, tablets, tea bags, and tincture
Can Milk Thistle Actually Help Detox the Liver?
Neem capsules, powder, tincture, oil, and creams
The Health Benefits of Neem
Dong Quai tablets, capsules, tincture, and tea bags
The Health Benefits of Dong Quai