The prime source of information for this website comes from Devinia Sookia: a US lawyer; UK barrister; journalist; author and mother. Devinia is also the third generation in her family practicing as a herbalist. Both her grandmother and mother used to have their own herb gardens which provided effective herbal remedies for their local communities.
Herbal Research links to studies and clinical tests for Herbs and Herbal Remedies approved by WHO and E Commission. Other Names by which herbs are also known. Traditional Usages of herbs from the past to the present - worldwide. Resources: the countries where the herbs are grown. Parts Used: are the parts of the herb used. Also included is a list of Herbal Terminology and Herb Actions and Herbal Preparations.
Further Research continues by - John Hughes, webmaster and publisher. Resource Credits
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