Latest Herbalists Stories

2014-05-20 23:17:06

Pacific Herbs, maker of popular natural remedies has a new economical, green package for herbal supplements without filler. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) May 20, 2014 New GREEN packets and pouches from Pacific Herbs are the first in North America to bring concentrated herbal granule technology of Traditional Chinese herbs to the West. The new stay-fresh, potent packets allow herbal supplements to be packed without fillers or unnecessary binders, dyes and chemicals. This state-of-the-art...

2014-04-10 23:02:56

The American Herbalists Guild is celebrating its silver jubilee with ongoing events in its home base of Asheville, NC and culminating with the 25th Annual Symposium in Atlanta, GA on November 6th, 2014. Beginning and experienced herbalists from around the world will unite in Georgia to reflect on our collective growth as healers, address shared challenges of today, and create new directions for herbal medicine. Asheville, NC (PRWEB) April 10, 2014 The American Herbalists Guild is...

2014-03-24 23:04:10

Standard Process Inc. recognizes and congratulates the herbalists as the first authors to earn their second James A. Duke Excellence in Botanical Literature Award. Palmyra, WI (PRWEB) March 24, 2014 For the second time in 10 years, renowned herbalists Kerry Bone and Simon Mills have earned the American Botanical Council’s (ABC) James A. Duke Excellence in Botanical Literature Award. The 2013 honor was given to Bone and Mills for their work on the second edition of "Principles and...

2014-03-03 04:22:51

AUSTIN, Texas, March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The nonprofit American Botanical Council (ABC) announces that herbalist and educator Sara Katz has been selected as the second-ever recipient of its Mark Blumenthal Herbal Community Builder Award. The award is granted to persons in the herbal medicine community who have played a significant role in creating a sense of community among herbalists, researchers, members of the herb and natural products communities, and related groups...

2014-02-25 23:35:26

The largest publisher of Ayurvedic books will be releasing the Spanish translation of "The Way of Ayurvedic Herbs". Bogota, Colombia (PRWEB) February 25, 2014 Ayurmed has recently announced that is will publish "El camino de las hierbas ayurvedicas" in Spanish. The book will be available via Amazon or directly through the publisher and through http://www.Ayurmed.org. Michael Tierra is an herbalist and acupuncturist who has been in clinical practice in Santa Cruz,...

2014-02-25 12:26:37

AUSTIN, Texas, Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The nonprofit American Botanical Council (ABC) is pleased to announce that two authors will be joint recipients of this year's James A. Duke Excellence in Botanical Literature Award. Co-authors, herbalists, clinicians, and researchers Simon Mills and Kerry Bone will receive ABC's 2013 award for the significantly revised and updated edition of their internationally renowned herbal medicine clinical practice guide, Principles and...

2014-02-17 23:01:03

ACTCM was selected by the Whole Foods Market to be one of the featured Nickels for Non Profit recipients. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) February 17, 2014 The American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine (ACTCM) is proud to announce they have been selected by Whole Foods Potrero Hill to be one of the featured Nickels for Non Profit recipients, an initiative that gives shoppers who bring their own bag the option of receiving a 5¢ credit (per bag) or the option to donate the 5¢ to...

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'