Kitchen Medicine

Herbal How-To's
Tips for using garlic to support immune health.

Garlic: An All-Star Winter Remedy

by Larken Bunce, MS, Clinical Herbalist & Co-Director  Vermont Center for Integrative Herbalism Garlic (Allium sativum) is one of our most versatile medicines, providing…

digestive health

8 Easy Steps to Digestive Health

By Larken Bunce, MS, Clinical Herbalist & Co-Director Vermont Center for Integrative Herbalism, Montpelier, VT The health of our digestive system is central to our…

Healing with Whole Plant Medicine

Art and Science of Herbal Medicine
Rosemary Gladstar

Guido Masé Reviews Numen

We love this quotation from herbalist Guido Masé’s recent article on Numen: “… It’s something akin to the essence of life itself. The ancients called this…

Botanical Industry

The Business of Herbal Medicine
Sourcing and producing essential oils

Essential Oils by Cathy Skipper

At the 2013 International Herb Symposium, I attended herbalist Cathy Skipper’s workshop on essential oils. Cathy trained and now teaches at the ‘Ecole Lyonnaise…

Ecological Medicine

Social, Political and Environmental issues
Grassroots Medicine Round up

Grassroots Medicine Round Up from the Numen Blog

What is Grassroots Medicine? To us, grassroots medicine means plant-based, locally grown medicine. Grassroots medicine is community-based knowledge about self-care and preventative medicine, the kind…