What are the best books on herbal medicine?

Answer Tash, I'd NEVER just go out and reccomend a book on Herbs without knowing the background of the person. One does NOT simply pick up a book of herbs and become and expert after reading it in a week ... Read More »

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If you guys don't trust traditional medicine, what makes you think that herbal medicine works better?

Everyone here is citing the "because we see it work" reason (which I often agree with), but I'm more in favor of the "becasue it's less dangerous and likely to hurt you reason." (for the same reas... Read More »

What would you put in your herbal medicine chest And why?

I use therapeutic-grade essential oils for everything in my daily life, but for a medicine cabinet:1. Melaleuca Alternifolia oil ~ (aka Tea Tree Oil) is a natural antiseptic, antibacterial, kills S... Read More »

What is your stand on the use of herbal medicine?

Herbal medicine is at the plausible end of the Alternative Medicine spectrum, and there probably is an overlap with medical pharmacology.People have been using plants and herbs for medicinal purpos... Read More »

What year did we have herbal medicine?

Herbal medicine has been around since the first cave men found willow bark reduced pain and fever, and Mint tea calms an upset stomach. Since they found poppy sap cured pain and relieved diarrhea. ... Read More »