For centuries, plant medicine was the dominant medicine worldwide. Around about a century ago, the modern medical system we know today took the field in force, relegating herbalists to the back alleys for decades. Over the past couple of decades, herbalists like Nicole Telkes have built a new appreciation of herbal practices as a way of life. Today, we’re talking with Nicole about where we’ve been and where we’re going.
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HERBS IN THE NEWS
We discussed the article “Should More Women Give Birth Outside the Hospital?” by Dianna Douglas published on July 13, 2015, on the NPR website.
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In this show we answer a listener’s question about pesticides and wild-crafting or gathering in the city.
Resources we mentioned
“Wildcrafting for Beginners” by Howie Brounstein
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