Herbal Medicine (or Herbalism) is the practice of using botanical compounds found in nature [e.g. plants fruits seeds barks resins mushrooms] as medicine to assist the body in restoring or maintaining good health and wellbeing, physically and mentally. All ages and many conditions benefit including digestive, circulatory, respiratory, skin complaints, hormonal imbalances, pregnancy, aches and pains, sleep, stress, nervous system, emotional issues and more.
Intensive 3 year BSc Hons degree training includes medical science, pharmacology, physiology, and the philosophy, principles and practice of herbal medicine.
For more information please visit the NIMH institute, founded in 1864, website www.nimh.com..
I am a NIMH Institute member currently practicing in Elmsted between Canterbury and Ashford, Kent with a comprehensive herbal dispensary. I also practice at the Foreman & Jones clinic in Hythe as well as running the dispensary on certain days.
I am also the author of ‘The Book’ www.thebookbook.co.uk a concise simple guide to maintaining good health with preventive and restorative measures.
Appointments are available on request any day.