Links and Resources
Information on the internet about herbal medicine can be unreliable, unless you know where to look. The links below are some of the ones I like.
The National Institute of Medical Herbalists
The oldest body of professional herbalists in the UK,
now 150 years old.
Herbalist Paul Bergner's site.
Offers free online issues of 'Medical Herbalism'.
Herbalist Jim McDonald's site- a huge resource of
articles and information on herbal medicine. Includes master index of articles gathered from other sites.
Health Insight UK
'Doctors agree in theory that a healthier lifestyle is the
key to prevention. But in practice they rely on drugs.
The sane solution is being serious about tackling the cause.' Lots of thought-provoking articles.
A database of published medical and scientific studies on medicinal properties of herbs and nutrients.
Lovely blog by Lucinda Warner, all about herbs.
Bach Flower Educational Site
Bach Flower Essences.
British National Formulary
Details of pharmaceutical drugs, uses and side-effects
The Healing Power of Minerals by Paul Bergner
Details the rise of mineral deficiencies in our soil and food, the serious impact upon our health, and what
we can do about it. A free PDF of a fascinating book, kindly offered to us by herbalist Paul Bergner.
The Herbarium: Transitional Herbal Medicine
The 'blog for traditional herbalists in times of transition'. Fascinating website.
All herbalists know and love Henriette's Herbal.
Fantastic resource of articles on herbal medicine.
Another great resource of information on herbal medicine.
Rosemary Cottage Clinic
Fellow herbalist Afifah Hamilton's blog with great articles including ancestral health, cholesterol and gluten issues.
The website of the lovely book 'Hedgerow Medicine' by Julie Bruton-Seal
Herbalist Guido Mase's blog, author of ' The Wild Medicine Solution'.
Comprehensive food intolerance website.
British Institute for Allergy & Environmental Therapy
Founded by the wonderful Don Harrison in Llanilar, who taught the allergy diploma I completed in 2012.
Stephen Harrod Buhner
A herbalist and poet, writer of books such as the 'Lost Language of Plants', 'Herbal Antibiotics' and many others.
Website with up-to-date information on drug side effects.