My Journey: Traditional Bush Medicine to Western Herbal Medicine (Commentary)

My Journey: Traditional Bush Medicine to Western Herbal Medicine (Commentary)

Presented at the NHAA 7th International Conference on Herbal Medicine, July 2010, Coolangatta Australia My name is Vivienne Hansen and I am a Balladong-Whadjuk Yorga from the Bibbulman nation of Western Australia. My mother Myrtle is the youngest child of Kate Collard and Norman Bennell. I was raised by my grandparents and after the death […]

Sick Certificates Issued by South African Traditional Health Practitioners: Current Legislation, Challenges and the Way Forward (Issues IN Medicine) (Report)

Sick Certificates Issued by South African Traditional Health Practitioners: Current Legislation, Challenges and the Way Forward (Issues IN Medicine) (Report)

Since the African Union (AU) declared the Decade of African Traditional Medicine in 2001, African governments have recognised the wide use of traditional medicine, and the importance of optimising its integration into national health systems. (1) The World Health Organization (WHO) Traditional Medicine Strategy 20022005 provided a framework to promote traditional medicine and its integration […]

A Healthy Baby's Diet and Care: Feeding and Traditional Care for Your Baby During The First Year of Its Life

A Healthy Baby’s Diet and Care: Feeding and Traditional Care for Your Baby During The First Year of Its Life

Table of Contents IntroductionBreast-Feeding – The Natural Healthiest Food for Your BabyThe Natural Healthy Diet of a Baby“Rules” for Nursing MothersFrom the Fourth Month to the Sixth MonthFrom the Seventh Month to One YearHow to Make Barley WaterFrom One Year to Three YearsNormal Growth Signs of a Healthy ChildIgnorance, Superstition, and Lack of KnowledgeConclusionAuthor BioPublisher […]

Hematology in Traditional Chinese Medicine Cardiology

Hematology in Traditional Chinese Medicine Cardiology

Hematology in Traditional Chinese Medicine Cardiology instructs readers on the blood, complement and immune system from the western and Chinese medicine perspectives. The book focuses on the cardiovascular issues concerning blood and the immune system, provides laboratory values concerning blood and the cardiovascular system, and covers cardiovascular diseases from the Chinese medicine and western medicine […]