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…

Healing with Whole Plant Medicine

Art and Science of Herbal Medicine
Numen film

Watch First 8 Minutes of Numen!

Watch the first 8 minutes of Numen for free!   The full-length film is on sale until May 21st! Coupon Code: SPRING20%. If you…

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
medicinal herbs and integrative medicine

Round Up of Business of Herbs Posts

Herbal medicine offers the potential to be a far more sustainable form of medicine than other options available. And yet, many of the products…

Kitchen Medicine

Herbal How-To's

Guide to Harvesting Medicinal Plants

By Dana L Woodruff, community herbalist, health educator, and medicine maker. Dandelioness Herbals, Montpelier, VT. Harvesting medicinal plants is easy once you know the basic guidelines….

Herbal First Aid

Herbal First Aid and Emergency Relief

By Sandra Lory, herbalist and educator. Mandala Botanicals This is an updated version of Sandra’s incredibly thorough handout on herbal first aid for emergencies that…