For thousands of years, people had learned to use what the world can offer. They found food and they had toiled the land so they could survive. For the health issues, they had found many plants and trees that are useful. They had already become expert to them. Around the world, there are different plants and trees available and so there are also differences in the ones used to treat a sickness. There are common herbs that were found and others are the only found in specific areas.
Herbs that had been used for many years are still practiced by many but when there are medicines that could be easily available, it has declined. That is also because the plants disappeared because of the industrialization. Plants and trees were removed to give way to development. but now, there is the trend that people are going back to the traditional medicine. That is because the medicines they are taking has some side effects and so they are not good for a long time.
As the side effects are taking a toll to some so they look for alternatives to them. Herbal medicine is a great one because there is no harmful side effect to the body. You just have to be patient and prepare the ingredients. Now, you can buy herbs in the processed form like capsules or gels. Now there are many who prefer to buy the leaves and boil it for tea for cleansing or for an application.