Herbal Medicine and HRT

Herbal Medicine and HRT

I’m in my mid 50s now, and menopause is a reality! There is a lot of literature available regarding menopause at the moment. It’s become quite a topical subject on social media,  TV and in the newspapers and magazines. Women are starting to talk about it and break the...
Herbal medicine and the NHS

Herbal medicine and the NHS

So here is a little bit more discussion around my letter that was published recently in the Royal College of Nursing monthly bulletin. Is herbal medicine available on the NHS? The short and simple answer to this is ‘no, it isn’t’.  I have one or two colleagues who are...
A day in the life of a herbalist

A day in the life of a herbalist

Have you ever wondered what people think you do for a living ? They might know your job title but do they actually know what you do from day to day at work? As a medical herbalist I frequently meet people who don’t know what I do or how herbal medicine might help...