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Aчurvєdα ís α αncíєnt sчstєm σf trαdítíσnαl mєdícínє αnd hєαlthcαrє dαtíng вαck σvєr 5,000 чєαrs αgσ frσm thє índíαn suвcσntínєnt. ít tєαchєs hσw tσ lívє ín sчnch wíth nαturє, αnd fσcusєs σn α cσmprєhєnsívє víєw tσwαrds hєαlth thαt єncσmpαssєs díєt, lífєstчlє αnd hєrвαl rєmєdíєs. 776 more words


Tea and you: brewing it, enjoying it & getting the health benefits

I really love tea so it’s no surprise that I snapped up an opportunity to do a tea appreciation course through Bright Learning with tea educator and enthusiast, May King Tsang (founder of  999 more words

Traditional Chinese Medicine

Collecting Fall Herbs: Field Day Friday

Do you look at the beauty of weeds like I do? Fields of the yellow tasseled goldenrod, roadsides covered in frilly blues of  chicory, happy looking Black eyed Susan’s and the purples of the many different types of thistle invigorate the sense of beauty as far as the eye can see. 641 more words

Herbal Medicine

Nerida James

Title: Director, Naturopathic Physician

Company: Natural Healing Centre

Location: Ferny Creek, VIC

Dr. James is a naturopathic physician and the director of three organizations. She is the director of Thetaline PTY LTD and… 194 more words


Back to School

While it has not been a very long time since I was in a classroom ;), it has been seven years since I was a student. 414 more words

Herbal Medicine

Herbs & Pregnancy

There is the continual debate on whether herbal medicinals are safe to consume while pregnant. As a clinical herbalist I have my extensive list of herbs contraindicated during pregnancy, pulled from the AHPA’s Botanical Safely Handbook, 2nd edition. 381 more words

Herbal Medicine

Confessions - Part I

This week I was faced with a moral dilemma. One I thought I would not have to face for a few months…informing one of my many doctors of the new treatment plan I had created for myself, and how I had stopped taking all my medications and steroids altogether. 777 more words