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The Pros & Cons of Coffee

Coffee has long been a controversial drink, both in the alternative health community and in mainstream medicine. Some see it as an elixir, instant energy and the only way to begin the day. Others see it as liquid evil and a cause for many health problems. Actually, coffee is a mixed bag. It has many […]

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9 Month “Foundations of Herbal Medicine” Course for 2018

Many people begin using herbs in small steps – something for sleep, a cold or maybe a headache. As one continues on the herbal path of independent study, information is pulled from many sources. After a few or several years, this person begins to identify as an herbalist and continues to increase both the learning […]

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Three Weekend Intensive: Advanced Topics in Herbal Medicine

This series of workshops addresses topics geared for people who have previous training and experience in healing and working with herbs. It is ideally geared to students who have completed the 9 Month Foundations of Herbal Medicine course through our school. It is also open to herbalists who have studied with other schools. Topics Presented: […]

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Where to Find Quality Herbs

Where can we find quality dried herbs by the ounce? By the pound? Almond oil? Salve containers? Droppers for tincture bottles? These are questions that often come up in our classes. Having a reliable source for the tools of the trade is important in any field. Fortunately for herbalists, there are good options available. Gardens […]

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Keep It Simple with Herbs

I think it is easy to make our herb work more complicated than it needs to be. Working with a woman recently who was feeling under the weather reminded me of this. Day 1: I was contacted in the evening by a woman who says she had many flu-like symptoms including body aches and a […]

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Healthy Transitions to Cooler Weather, Part II

Some additional thoughts on the challenges presented by cooler and drier autumn weather… Staying warm and protected from the wind and lower temperatures is essential in cooler weather. Even though the temptation to bask in the waning rays of the October sun may be strong, this is not a good idea. Tank tops and sandals […]

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A Healthy Transition to Cooler Weather

Transitions are always tricky.  By their very nature, they involve change, which creates a situation where balance can be easily upset. The current transition is from the long, warm and sunny days of summer to the windier and cooler environments of autumn and winter. In TCM, Lungs are especially sensitive to the change of seasons. […]

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