The treatment and prevention of diseases through plants have existed since forever. The search for natural alternatives is currently very large due to the knowledge developed over the centuries.
From plants we can have cosmetics, food and medicines. In India and China, where about 80% of the world population lives, they solve many of their health problems with the help of alternative medicine. If we know how to take advantage of the richness of plants, as an alternative or complement to conventional medicine, we will be healthier. There are already many scientific experiments proving the importance of plants in health. And there is still a lot to discover. Phytotherapy occupies an important place in natural medicine, and is recognized for taking advantage of the properties of certain plants, be they leaves, flowers, stems, or roots, to treat illnesses in a preventive or curative way.