Tag: traditional medicine

New methods of sharing the old ways

Herb lore used to be passed down through the generations. Each family had their own recipes and methods of utilising herbs for food and medicine. Nowadays with families living busy, separate lives a lot of this knowledge falls through the cracks. Modern technology is a great way to...

Oats – Your breakfast is medicine too

Particular in cold weather, oats are often eaten to generate inner warmth and slow-release energy which helps in the treatment of colds and chills. The whole plant is utilised in herbal medicine. Also known as oatstraw, it is an excellent tonic for the nervous system. Used for both...

Herbology in Nature & Health Magazine

Herbology has made it back into the spotlight of the media in the Oct/Nov edition of Nature & Health magazine. Thank you Laura Greaves for the brilliant article on traditional medicine....