Thai traditional medicine has, over the centuries, evolved from its contact with countries like China and India together with its own medicines. It believes that body is composed of four elements (tard), which are earth, wind, water and fire. The balance of these elements is vital for good health and any imbalance causes illness.
Traditional medicines and herbs, nuad thai or Thai massage, herbal compresses and baths, and a traditional guideline for healthy lifestyle are employed by it.
It can be used to treat indigestion, constipation, diarrhea, bruises, muscle pains, and various skin infections.
Thai medicine is considered safe and is fast gaining confidence all over the world.