Stress induces our body to produce hormones that may amplify our physical, mental and emotional disturbance. During periods of stress, the heart rate tends to increase and a person may lose the capacity to think rationally. High amounts of stress hormones are often emitted from the body that could lead to nervousness, sadness and digestive issues as well as sleepless nights.
Chinese herbalists believe that stress occurs when there is a restriction in the flow of qi, the body's natural energy. They usually include the measurement of stress levels as a key consideration in diagnosing health problems. In situations where stress is too high, herbalists often suggest meditation (or at least frequent quiet/down time) in conjunction with special herbal formulas to relax the body and calm the mind. Chinese Herbal Supplements contain botanical ingredients that can de-stress the body and help reduce its symptoms. These formulas contain herbs which re-balance the body's qi, release tension and calm the mind so that the body can return to its harmonious position. They improve blood circulation and promote relaxation of the mind. A nourished mind and heart can allow the emotional disturbance to subside.
Individual results may vary. Herbal formulas, natural remedies, homeopathic formulas, teas and related alternative health products and statements on this site have not been evaluated by the U.S. FDA. These products are sold in the US as nutritional supplements and are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. The content provided is for informational purposes only and is not intended as a substitute for advice from your physician, licensed herbalist, acupuncture specialist or other health care professional or any information contained on or in any product label or packaging. You should not use the information on this site for diagnosis or treatment of any health problem. You should consult with a healthcare professional before starting any diet, exercise, Chinese herb or other supplementation program, before taking any medication, or if you have or suspect you might have a health problem. Unless specifically mentioned in the product label, our herbal supplements, natural remedies, alternative health and other homeopathic products are not intended for children under the age of 18, pregnant women or women nursing a baby. Ingredients and dosage recommendations may change - see product label for current information. See our Site Map for full website listing. Not responsible for typographical or other inadvertent errors. Product images may not reflect current product labels. Prices and promotions are subject to change without notice.