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8 Ways Aloe Can Be Used For Everday Health And Beauty
The Aloe plant is part of the genus, succulent plants, which comprises of over 500 different types of species.
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Healing from nature
MOST of us see a bottle of an herbal medicine in the drugstore or along the sidewalk and wonder whether it could help get rid of cold or treat back pain.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Chinese herbal prescriptions for osteoarthritis in Taiwan: analysis...
Chinese herbal medicine has been commonly used for treating osteoarthritis in Asia for centuries.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
ACHS President, Dorene Petersen Presents on Clinical Aromatherapy for ICAA, Seoul, Korea, March 2014
Petersen, a clinical aromatherapy expert with more than 35 years' experience in the field, also serves as Chair of the Aromatherapy Registration Council and oversees the ACHS Master of Science in Aromatherapy program, the first and only accredited masters-level aromatherapy degree program.
Medical marijuana dispensary review: Alive Herbal Medicine in Denver
Alive Herbal Medicine seems out of place. Not because it's situated in the small Sunnyside neighborhood next to a residential area, or because the corrugated tin barn of a building looks like it belongs on a farm and not off a busy interstate in the middle of Denver.
PVCC Offering Herbal Medicine Class
Piedmont Virginia Community College is offering a new course on how to make herbal medicine.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Chinese herbal therapy debuts at Cleveland Clinic, University Hospitals
Changes made to state laws have opened the door for certified herbal therapists to prescribe custom Chinese herbal therapy blends and traditional formulas to patients within a clinical practice.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Natural Holistic Health
Fibroids and Healing Them Naturally
Fibroids are nodules of fibrous tissue that can grow anywhere on the body. Uterine fibroids are the most common noncancerous tumors of the female reproductive organs.
Herbal Advocate Sara Katz to Receive American Botanical Council Mark...
The award is granted to persons in the herbal medicine community who have played a significant role in creating a sense of community among herbalists, researchers, members of the herb and natural products communities, and related groups who work in the area of medicinal plants.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
South China Morning Post
Ancient Chinese practice of qigong may help alleviate insomnia
Lo Siu-ching had suffered from severe insomnia for more than a decade. She tried endless sleep-inducing methods, taking melatonin supplements, drinking a cup of hot milk before bedtime, counting sheep.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Whole Foods doesn't want organic food and regular food to touch ...
The Daily Beast has an article that takes a lot of words to criticize Whole Foods, and people who believe in traditional medicine in general, by making them out to be a lot of anti-science crackpots.
Adulteration Of Herbal Medicines Worrying - Sherry Ayittey
The Minister of Health, Ms Sherry Ayittey, has expressed concern about the adulteration of herbal medicine preparations with orthodox medicines by herbal medicine practitioners.
UPDATE 1-Bayer buys Dihon to add traditional Chinese medicine
Bayer said it would buy privately held Dihon Pharmaceutical Group Co, a maker of traditional herbal Chinese medicines , as the German drugmaker pushes to become the world's largest non-prescription medicines group.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Topical herbal application as an adjuvant treatment for chronic...
Journal of advanced nursing , Vol. 68, No. 8. , pp. 1679-1691, doi:10.1111/j.1365-2648.2011.05925.x To report a systematic review to evaluate whether topical herbal medicine delays the progress of renal disease and improves its complications in people with chronic kidney disease.
Traditional Chinese medicine research in the post-genomic era: good...
Journal of ethnopharmacology , Vol. 140, No. 3. , pp. 458-468, doi:10.1016/j.jep.2012.02.028 GP-TCM is the 1st EU-funded Coordination Action consortium dedicated to traditional Chinese medicine research.
Good practice in reviewing and publishing studies on herbal medicine, ...
Good practice in reviewing and publishing studies on herbal medicine, with special emphasis on traditional Chinese medicine and Chinese materia medica.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
'Misleading' herbal medicine labels are not necessary wrong
Australia's Complementary Healthcare Council has responded to a raft of media articles about alleged mislabelling of complementary medicines by pointing to the strict regulations herbal products must adhere to in the country.
Co-authors, herbalists, clinicians, and researchers will receive ABC's 2013 award for the significantly revised and updated edition of their internationally renowned herbal medicine clinical practice guide, Principles and Practice of Phytotherapy: Modern Herbal Medicine , 2nd edition .
Thu Feb 20, 2014
DOST recognizes outstanding college theses in herbal medicine
DOST regional director Alfonso Alamban said that the award is open to all undergraduate students of Colleges of Pharmacy, Chemistry, Nursing, and Arts and Sciences who have completed their thesis projects on medical plants and the projects must have been completed within the current school year.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
The Renaissance of Spirits - Gin
Continuing our occasional focus on spirits, we now take a look at gin, a spirit which derives its predominant flavor from juniper berries .