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Pharmaceuticals for Medicine Without Borders
Research done on valuable botanical pharmaceutical information for cures for many of the world's diseases. Entirely free information offered to empower individuals who may suffer from these diseases.

National Institute of Medical Herbalists 
Founded in 1864, NIMH is the oldest body of professional practising herbalists in the western world. Information and frequently asked questions about herbs. Click to See More!!

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Useful Links

Pharmaceuticals for Medicine Without Borders - http://www.daisyinstitute.com
Research done on valuable botanical pharmaceutical information for cures for many of the world's diseases. Entirely free information offered to empower individuals who may suffer from these diseases.
Holisticonline.com - Herbs - http://www.holisticonline.com/Herbal-Med/hol_herb.htm
Covers more than 2000 herbs from around the world including Chinese and Oriental herbs, safety data and other detailed information.
National Institute of Medical Herbalists - http://www.nimh.org.uk/
Founded in 1864, NIMH is the oldest body of professional practising herbalists in the western world. Information and frequently asked questions about herbs.
HerbMed - http://www.amfoundation.org/herbmed.htm
An interactive, electronic herbal database - provides hyperlinked access to the scientific data underlying the use of herbs for health. Includes evidence, warnings, preparations and mechanisms of action for dozens of herbs.
Herbal Information Bible - http://www.netcom.ca/~jaguar/simpler.html
Non-profit site informing the public on the proper usage of herbs, learn how to choose proper herbs, create recipes, from teas to body creams.
Herb Net - http://www.herbnet.com
Collection of resources for herbalists, including a calendar of events.
The Herb Coach - http://www.herbcoach.com/
An e-zine containing herbal and natural health news.
The Herbal Encyclopedia - http://www.naturalark.com/herbenc.html
Alphabetical listing of healing herbs, with articles about safety, storage, remedies, recipes and special uses. Includes glossary.
Medicinal Herbs Online - http://www.egregore.com
Information, including medical and herbal glossaries, herbal treatment recommendations and weekly newsletter.
Herbal Pills - http://www.herbalpills.com
Directory of a few popular herbal remedies.
Herbal Musings - http://herbalmusings.com
Site includes herbal news, a library of herbal articles and a bookstore.
Home Made Medicine - http://www.homemademedicine.com
Free information on herbal healing, home remedies, a complete guide listed by illness. Learn how to treat common conditions without drugs.
The Herbal Nexus - http://www.rootgrafix.com/herbalnexus/
Herbs, their uses, folklore, medical information, photos, and a bookstore.
Suite 101: Herbalism - http://www.suite101.com/welcome.cfm/herbalism
Articles, discussions and links on the uses of herbs from fact to folklore, medicinal to magical. Also includes suggestions for seasonal home remedies, crafts, tricks and tips.
The Herb Index - http://www.TheHerbIndex.com
An online guide for herbs and supplements, includes scientific names and contra-indications.

 

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