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Sperb’s Herbs is all about helping people be healthier through integrative medicine. 

Every two weeks, we record another podcast directed to integrative medical professionals and anyone who wants to learn about various herbs. Check out our podcasts below from Sperb’s Herbs covering various topics about Chinese single herbs, Chinese herb formulas, and herbs from the world.

You can catch our podcasts right here or from your favorite podcast place!

Ma Huang is one of the most useful and absolutely the most controversial herbs in the entire Chinese herbal pharmacopeia. Why is …

This  episode looks at an interesting formula in the nourish and tonify the yin category: yi guan jian or linking decoction. Widely …

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Melaleuca Cajuputi, commonly known as Paperbark, is an herb used by many Aboriginal people in Australia. Generally used for pain and congestion …

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Devil’s claw is our first herb from Africa. It is supposed to help aches and pains, joints, and digestive complaints among many …

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This episode covers a Chinese herb and one of the most widely used culinary powerhouses: da suan or garlic. We will be …

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This episode of Sperb’s Herbs looks at a very special herb: ai ye or mugwort. On the surface, this herb does not …

Ashwagandha is one of the most important herbs in Ayurvedic Medicine. Sometimes referred to as “Indian ginseng” in the West, it is …

This is not only Sperb’s Herbs first discussion of a category of herbs, it also happens to be the first category of …

Xiāo Yáo San, translated as “Rambling Powder,” is one of the most widely used formulas in Chinese medicine. It gently harmonizes the …

Finally, an “A” lister: Dang Gui is definitely one of the all-stars of Chinese herbology. As a cornerstone of many formulas to help …