cool community herbal shop
cool community herbal shop
Cool botanical pictures and interesting information. Informative and fun!
Another event we are helping to sponsor and one that is always an amazing educational event. Some of the strongest forces in the industry will be giving lectures, and we are looking forward to the fun!
We had the lovely pleasure of sponsoring this wonderful event, and it was a blast! Hopefully we'll be back for more next year. Make plans to attend, you won't regret it (specially if they have the firedancers back *awestruck*).
"The National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) is offering a new online Continuing Education Series on complementary and alternative medicine."
Growing database of ecologically friendly companies.
Large database of information.
Very nice database resource.
From the page: "The purpose of the Society is the advancement of research and science in the field of medicinal plants."
From the page: "Founded in 1920, the NHAA is the oldest natural therapies association in Australia, and the only national professional body of medical herbalists."
From the page: "The Herb Society of America is dedicated to promoting the knowledge, use and delight of herbs through educational programs, research, and sharing the experience of its members with the community."
From the page: "The Mission of the American Herbal Pharmacopoeiaｮ (AHP) is to promote the responsible use of herbal medicines and insure they are used with the highest degree of safety and efficacy as is achievable."
NIce set of herbal information links.
Links to many resources.
The American Botanical Council's website! They are awesome, you can't go wrong.
From the page: "The Ministerial Advisory Committee on Complementary and Alternative Health (MACCAH) was established in June 2001 under section 11 of the New Zealand Public Health and Disability Act 2000.
The purpose of the Committee is to advise the Minister of Health on issues to do with complementary and alternative health, and specifically to provide advice in areas such as regulation, consumer information needs, research, and integration. The Committee is funded to run until June 2004."
From the page: "When properly combined with standard cancer treatments, some complementary therapies can enhance wellness and quality of life, but others may be harmful during or after treatment for cancer. M. D. Anderson Cancer Center%u2019s Complementary/Integrative Medicine Education Resources (CIMER) Web site is offered to help patients and physicians decide how best to integrate such therapies into their care. "
From the page: "he Atlas of Florida Vascular Plants is a joint effort by the Institute of Systemic Botany , the University of South Florida and the Florida Center for Community Design Research to provide users with a comprehensive searchable database of vascular plants in the State of Florida."
From the page: "Photographs and descriptions of the flowering and
non-flowering plants of Missouri, USA"
This site has a nice take on alternative medicine in that it looks at the inconsistencies of our modern medical system. Pertinent questions are address and additional links are provided.