Herbs and herbal treatments can be used to enhance health and to treat illness.
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Provides an electronic, searchable version of "A Modern Herbal," by Maud Grieve. Also includes message boards, articles, book reviews, and links.
Alternative Nature Herbals
Includes articles, herb profiles with horticulture and remedy information, a gallery of photographs, and links to other herbal sites.
Botanical Dermatology Database
An electronic, searchable version of "Botanical Dermatology," by John Mitchell and Arthur Rook, which includes a botanical index.
Bouquet Garni Herbs
Provides information about growing herbs, and using them for health, beauty, and cooking.
Culpeper's Herbal Online
Full text of Culpeper's Complete Herbal (1653 edition). Includes breakdown by individual herb, directions for making remedies and catalog of simples.
The Daisy Institute
Information and testimonials about using herbal remedies for various life-threatening diseases.
Essiac Information Site
Information about the herbal tea known as essiac, including history, controversial issues, scams, marketer ethics, product prices, and recipes.
Seven Boston-area herbalists discuss their approaches to correcting imbalances in the body's energy, using herbs and muscle testing.
The Herb Index
An online guide for herbs and supplements, includes scientific names and contra-indications.
Collection of resources, including herb profiles, a practitioner directory, and a calendar of events.
Herb Research Foundation
Organization dedicated to researching and providing scientific information on the safety and health benefits of botanicals throughout the world from multiple medical traditions. Find information about services and resources, news, and sustainable development.
The Herb Society of America
Provides history and purpose, membership information, projects, programs, publications, calendar, conferences and scholarships. Includes herb profiles, seed exchange forum, and plant collection information.
Includes information about toxicity, recipes, lore, history, remedies, and herbs for pets.
Discussion of herbs that have been used through history to prevent conception, with modern observations on how they work.
The Herbal Encyclopedia
Alphabetical listing of healing herbs, with information about medicinal and religious uses, and cultivation. Also provides articles about safety, storage, remedies, recipes, and special uses.
Offering herb information sponsored by Christopher Publications. Includes sections about recipes, ailments, formulas, programs and literature.
Information about individual herbs, and instructions for making various types of herbal preparations.
Herbal knowledgebase covers more than 2000 herbs from around the world. Also provides information about remedies, interactions, preparations, and regulation.
Home Made Medicine
Provides information about herbal healing, home remedies, and a complete guide listed by illness.
Juniper and Sage
Includes information on preparing and using herbs for medicinal and culinary purposes, and organic growing and wildcrafting.
Laurie Lacey's Wild World of Plants
Information about traditional use of plant and tree medicines. Also offers workshops, a weblog, and links.
Medicines and Foods from the Wild
Information about identifying, preparing, and using wild medicinal and edible plants in the northeastern United States.
Philippine Herbal Medicine
A reference site featuring various herbs used as traditional medicine in the Philippines, including the 10 plants endorsed by the Philippine Department of Health.
Pioneer Thinking: Herbal Health
Offers an alphabetical database of herbs and ailments, and articles about gardening and making herbal preparations.
Trickstar in the Herb Garden
Includes a glossary, monographs, properties and phytochemicals, and an email newsletter.
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