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There is increasing interest in alternative medicine and therapies, including Chinese and other Asian approaches. Chinatown offers many goods and services in this area, including acupuncture, acupressure and a host of stores offering herbal remedies for practically any ailment.

Caution: do not self-medicate; always check with a doctor.
We suggest you
read this excellent overview and some important cautionary notes regarding herbal therapies, then poke your head into one of the following shops to experience this fascinating world for yourself.



Kamwo Herb & Tea Company    
209 Grand Street           
212-966-6370 /  212-925-2338

Lin Sister Herbs    
4 Bowery St.                   212-962-5417

C H T Inc    
197 Hester Street          212-966-6855

Individual herbs, herbal remedies, teas, tonics and much more from East Asia.

T.Y.K. Ginseng & Herbs    
87A Bayard Street         212-349-4439