山西 临县红枣 黄河滩枣（16 oz/包）
Red Dates/ Jujube (16 oz/Bag)
Description: Dried Red Jujube Dates (Ziziphus jujuba,) from Lin County, Shanxi, China; Brand: Yellow River Beach Dates (16 oz/bag)
Jujube red dates can be added to soups, stews, desserts or enjoyed as a semi-sweet, nourishing snack. Linxian County, Shanxi Province is located in the Shanxi-Shaanxi Grand Canyon on the banks of the Yellow River. Red dates have been harvested for more than 2,000 years. Linxian’s 800,000 acre red date forests were named the center of Chinese red date agriculture by the Ministry of Forestry. Yellow river beach jujube has a large fruit body and a fine, reddish skin. It is rich in vitamin C. The flavor is sweet and slightly tart with a superior nutritional value. This product is the dried, ripe fruit of the buckthorn family jujube.
Indications: Poor digestion, (weak stomach/spleen,) poor appetite, and loose stools. Jujube improves circulation, blood quality and body fluids. It helps to ease difficult menstruation and PMS and heart palpitations.
Traditional Chinese medicine applications:
Tonic for the spleen and stomach, replenishes qi, regulates health, and detoxifies the body. Gastrointestinal deficiency, poor appetite from weak spleen and loose stools, insufficient blood and body fluids, PMS, nervous palpitations
References: (How Jujube date has been used in classic herbal formulas)
①"The Book of Classics": Jujube “reduces evil spirits” (calms the shen, relieves nervous anxiety), nourishes the spleen and improves the twelve meridians. Improves stomach Qi: Tong Jiu Qiao, nourishes Qi: Shao Jin Liquid, useful for panic, heavy limbs, and hundreds of other medicines.
② "Notes on the Collection of Materia Medica": used to treat aconite poison.
③ "Don't Record": increases Qi, strengthens life force, relieves boredom, treats heart issues, moistens the intestine.
④ "Drug Pair": treats aconite and Tianxiong poisons.
⑤ Meng Xu: Increases body fluids and Qi, helps clear heart issues and stomach upset. Used in cooking, nourishes the gastrointestinal tract. Helps under-nourished children gain strength and weight when suffering from diarrhea.
⑥"Rihuazi Materia Medica": replenishes heart and lungs and reduces coughing. Bolsters the five internal organs, cures digestive weakness, constipation and flatulence.
⑦ "Pearl Sac": warms the stomach.
⑧ Li Pao: Warms and nourishes the spleen, improves blood quality and treats menstrual insufficiency.
⑨ "Pharmaceuticals": nourishes blood and improves the liver.
⑩ "Ben Cao Zai Xin": Buzhong Yiqi, nourishes the kidneys and warms the stomach, cures yin deficiency and chronic diarrhea.