Xue Lian is also known as Saussurea Root. The slightly bitter and warm herb has been used in TCM as an anti-aging, anti-fatigue, arresting asthma, anti-rheumatic, anti-inflammatory, anticancer, analgesicto  and to treat rheumatoid arthritis, impotence, irregular menses, etc., as it disperses Cold,m expels Wind-Damp, tonifies the Yang, stops bleeding, etc. by enhancing the functions of …