Pacific Professional Health Services, Pacific Institute of Oriental Medicine, New York, USA
Received date: July 20, 2020; Accepted date: August 06, 2020; Published date: August 13, 2020
Citation: Daniel JA (2020) Herbal Medicine and Covid-19. Herb Med Vol.6 No.3. DOI: 10.36648/2472-0151.6.3.e100003.
Herbal Medicine: Open Access (ISSN: 2472-0151) is a scientific journal that includes a wide range of journal in its discipline about the usage of herbs for medicinal uses during the modern time by identifying the healing ingredients in plants that play a crucial role. I am pleased to announce that, all issues of volume 5 were published online well within the time during the year of 2019.
You’re welcome to volume 6 Issue 3 of Herbal Medicine: Open Access Journal. Despite the current global pandemic, the Journal has continued to forge ahead to publish novel findings in herbal and medicinal plants by great scientists and researchers following our thorough peer-reviewed processes. Herbal Medicine continues to play essential roles in boosting health in alternative way.
Coronavirus disease (COVID-19), caused by a new strain of coronavirus (SARS-CoV2) identified in 2019 and previously not identified in humans, was declared a pandemic in March 2020 by the World Health Organization. It is not the first-time coronavirus is being identified in humans. In 2004, a novel coronavirus strain (HCoV-NL63) was isolated from a 7-monthold child suffering from bronchiolitis and conjunctivitist, according to a report in nature medicine, making it the fourth human coronaviruses ever identified. The other three included, HCoV-229E, HCoV-OC43 and severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS)-associated coronavirus (SARS-CoV1). While HCoV-229E and HCoV-OC43 were identified in mid-1960s and reported to cause common cold, SARS-CoV1 was identified about 20 years ago and was associated with a life-threatening pneumonia.
In this special issue of Herbal Medicine: Open Access Journal “Role of traditional Chinese herbal medicines in the treatment of COVID-19”, we look forward to publishing informative and original articles related to the applications of herbal medicine in coronavirus and its variants as well as current general findings on coronavirus treatments.
A new type of coronavirus, novel coronavirus (COVID-19), is causing an increasing number of cases of pneumonia and was declared a Public Health Emergency of International Concern by the World Health Organization on 30 January 2020. The virus first appeared in Wuhan, China, in late December 2019, and traditional Chinese herbal medicine is being used for its treatment. This systematic review and meta-analysis will assess studies of the effects of traditional Chinese herbal medicine in COVID-19 pneumonia.
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