Many hard to heal injuries have a persistent pattern of blood stagnation. Herbal Medicine is one of the oldest modalities that have been used to manipulate blood flow in the body. Modern recognition of herbal impact on healing involves the nitric oxide synthesis. Herbal medicine can also strengthen the bones, ligaments and tendons. Both Chinese and Western Herbs will be examined that involved moving stagnant blood and tonifying the bones and tendons which accelerate healing.