Herbalism Essay Topics

Native american

There are hundreds of indigenous tribes throughout North America. Each one of them has their own unique way to cure their people’s illness and make them whole. They combine herbal medicine, spirituality, and rituals. In addition, there are many similarities in today societies and the Native American culture. Sage is held sacred by many Native… View Article

Ayurvedic Medicine

Ayurvedic medicine is one of the world’s oldest medical practices. It is also called Ayurveda and means “the science of life” (Cherry and Jacob, pp239, para 5). This practice originated in India and is now world known. Ayurveda’s goal is to “integrate and balance the body, mind, and spirit” (Ayurvedic Medicine, para 2). This practice… View Article

Native American Medicine

The medical cures and healing traditions used by the Native Americans are rather interesting and different compared to modern day Anglo Saxon cures. Native Americans, using their basis of ideas and beliefs, have developed a general idea of naturalistic cures and healing processes. Although the cures and healing processes are much different than Anglo Saxon… View Article

Herbal Supplements

One of the most heavily debated topics in pharmaceuticals is the regulation of prescription drugs versus over the counter herbal supplements. The Food and Drug Administration, the FDA, studies prescription drugs for years before releasing and allowing them to be prescribed to the public. Up until 2010, the FDA was able to regulate herbal supplements… View Article