With spring comes allergies,
runny noses, frequent sneezes,
even headaches. This is called
allergic sinusitis, caused by the
sensitinogen acting on the mucous membranes of the nasal
cavity. You experience itching
in the nose and eyes. watery
nasal discharge and a stuffy
Conventional medicine involves using a drug such as an
antihistamine to reduce symptoms. But, there are some side
effects such as drowsiness and
some people may even develop
a dependency. People are
becoming concerned about the
long-term effects. That's why
so many are looking to alternative medicines.
Natural herbal medicine uses
pure raw herbs. This not only
Inhibits the allergic reaction,
but aIso improves the immune
function in the body. This is
why they are helpful, since
people who have a low immune
function tend to get allergy problems. When the body's immune system gets stronger, sinusitis can be cleared up.
For example, herbs like astragalus root and Chinese angelica root can improve the immune
function. And, herbs likes xanthium and magnolia flower have an inhibition effect for the allergic reaction.
Katharine, 34 years old, suffered from allergic sinusitis for ten years. Almost every day he
experienced a runny nose, sneezing,itching in the eyes,
and sometimes a very bad
I prescribed 12 raw herbs
geared to his particular needs.
After three weeks, his major
symptoms were relieved about
90%. He continued to take the
herbal lea for several weeks
until he recovered. The herbal
formulas rebuilt his immune
systerm. These kinds of herbs
are also good for other allergies
Danny Wu graduated from Guangzhou University of Chinese Medicine in Canton, China. Wu
then became a medical doctor and lcturer at
the university. In 1886, Dr. Wu came to Canada.
and enrolled in Ph.D. degree in the Faculty of
medicine of McGill University(Montreal). Dr.
Wu has practiced Chinese medicine and natural healing for more than 17 year. Currently, he is
invited as lecturer at Toronto School of Acupuncture, and is the director of Oshawa Acupuncture centre.
He also is a member of the World Association of Chinese Medicine.