"Traditional medicine could make “Health for One” true"

Qian Jia, Institute of Scientific and Technical Information (China)

This study describes various characteristics of traditional medicine, including its medical benefits such as therapy, disease prevention, health care and life cultivation value and drug development benefits. It l also looks at some of the financial and economic benefits and finally, its scientific value. The study considers some of the existing difficulties and challenges for the conservation and development of traditional medicine including, among others, safety standards, protection mechanism for traditional medicine, environmental challenges associated with the development of traditional medicine, training in traditional medicine and administration of traditional medicines. Finally, the study makes proposals for the conservation and development of traditional medicine.