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What is medical herbalism?

After reading an excellent blog by Lynda Jones, a fellow medical herbalist, she gave me kind permission to make some changes to it. Click here to see the original blog.   “If I wasn’t a Medical Herbalist I’d be really confused about the difference between a Medical Herbalist and someone who knows

Why use a natural cream?

  What is a natural cream? A natural cream is one that does not use chemical based ingredients as fillers or preservatives.   Why use a natural cream? Some people with sensitive skin are allergic to the chemical ingredients within creams. Or you may want to reduce the chemicals that

This month in research – September 13

This month I have found the following research particularly interesting.   Blueberry 1. A 300g portion of blueberries (Vaccinium corymbosum) has been found to protect DNA from damage, in a study in men. 2. Korean ginseng (Coreanica ginseng) has been found to improve erectile dysfunction in men, when taken for 8 weeks. 3. There