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  • Writer's pictureKerri Bailey, BS CH

Herbal Energetics

ENERGETICS VS. SYMPTOMNATIC Choosing Herbs by using Herbal Energetics

Symptomatic: Using herbs based on symptoms of illness- example willow bark for a headache. Does not treat the cause of the illness or in this case, a headache.

Energetics: Is based on applying herbs depending upon their energetic effects on the body. This method uses herbs more efficiently and effectively, getting to the root of the illness.