Often referred to as herbalism, herbal medicine is the thoughtful practice of working with plants as medicine.
You may have encountered herbal medicine through supplements, tinctures or tea remedies you may find at the grocery store. With a history as vast as any you may explore, the roots of western herbalism lie in the traditions of the indigenous peoples of the Americas along with the widely recognized traditions of Ayurveda (think yoga, massage and nutrition) and Chinese Medicine (think acupuncture, qi gong and ancient formulas). Herbal medicine, or herbalism, offers you a magnificent resource for
Herbal medicine can be safely practiced in conjunction with modern developments in medicine, including the use of pharmaceuticals and technological therapies.