"We shall not cease from exploration and the end of all our exploring will be to arrive where we started and know the place for the first time." - TS Eliot

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The Australian Naturopathic Summit

February 24, 2016 Herbs in Australia 0 Comments

There’s a real buzz in the air about new style of naturopathic…

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Changes: going away and coming home

I was away from home for eighteen years. I left Melbourne in…

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Botanical drawing of elecampagne (Inula helenium) illustration from Kohler's Medizinal Pflanzen, 1887

Helen of Troy: also a herbalist?

February 16, 2016 A herb, herb stories, History 0 Comments

Helen of Troy's beauty is the stuff of legend, but her association…

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What’s in a name? Mary’s herbs as domestic medicine

February 15, 2016 History 0 Comments

I don't think that the names of plants are completely random. While…

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