Joseph W. Marin Doreen C. Marin Elesa L. Beale and Home Medical Services v. Hew

Joseph W. Marin Doreen C. Marin Elesa L. Beale and Home Medical Services v. Hew

Health care providers who have been unable to collect sums claimed to be due for services they provided to medicare beneficiaries sued in the district court to recover damages from a number of individuals and entities. These consolidated appeals challenge the dismissal for want of subject matter jurisdiction in one action and the granting of […]

Joseph Banks and the Continuing Influence of European Colonisation on Australian Herbal Practice.

Joseph Banks and the Continuing Influence of European Colonisation on Australian Herbal Practice.

Practitioners of Western herbal medicine in Australia rely on plant species which are almost exclusively alien or exotic. The materia medica requirements for courses approved by the National Herbalists Association of Australia (Hammer 2009) (i.e. the individual medicinal plants herbalists study during their training) reveal very few plants which are native or indigenous to Australia. […]