Alternative and Complementary Medicine
Gingko biloba, one of the most popular herbs in the USA is known for its various therapeutic uses and is now well researched for its various active compounds. Although originally grown in Asia, the tree is distributed all over the world. Leaves, bark, roots all have therapeutic properties and are used for various illnesses like asthma, circulatory ailments and cognitive support or dysfunction.
Guha, Amala, "Therapeutic Use of Ginkgo Biloba" (2005). SoM Articles. Paper 19.