A short, fun, educational, animation about the use of medicine plants through the ages. Produced and written by medical herbalist Julia Behrens, direction and animation by Tim Sanpher, voices by John Falcini and Julia Behrens. Funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund as part of the Bringing the World of Lost Plant Knowledge Back to Life […]

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How to Use God’s Creation to Heal Disease How to Use God’s Creation to Heal Disease. Alternative medicine is a type of treatment that continues to grow in popularity. Often it includes treatments that aren’t new and some people might even call them ancient. Since its inception, many have called modern medicine a gift from […]

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Gavin Hardy Speaker: Dr Gavin Hardy (University of Edinburgh) Plants have always played a prominent role in the field of medicine since the first recorded examples. From Dioscorides, a Greek physician and botanist who wrote extensively on the subject, to Hippocrates, “the father of modern medicine”, medical practitioners of the ancient world recognised the importance […]

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Traditional Herbal Remedies in the African American Community As part of “New Orleans, the Founding Era,” THNOC hosted Eddie Boyd, a former faculty member of the University of Michigan College of Pharmacy, for an afternoon of demonstrations and discussions on herbs and their use in traditional medicine passed down through generations in the African American […]

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To Egypt now, where the country’s climate is perfect for growing hundreds of herbs with hundreds of uses. Authorities are planning to coin in on that — and the industry is set for expansion. 259

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