Compound Tincture of Rhubarb

Dosage calculations & extract equivalency in herbal medicine

Over a number of years of teaching, one of the common issues I’ve noticed is that students often find calculating dosage equivalents…

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AQF Qualification wheel

ATMS Seeks to Maintain the Lowest Standards

September 5, 2014 | Education, Herbal medicine, Naturopathy

As you may have seen in my recent posts (here and here), the CS&HISC recently made a decision to remove…

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Natural Doctors International

Overseas Naturopathic Residency experience

This comes courtesy of John Wardle who alerted people to a great opportunity for overseas naturopathic and integrative medicine residential…

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Cover page of ARGCM

Premixing or Individualised Dispensing – Legality

August 9, 2014 | Herbal medicine, Naturopathy

It is great to see Oborne Health Supplies, in their August newsletter, reminding everybody of the regulations around extemporaneous dispensing of…

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Cooperative professionals

Industry or Profession … Which are we?

I often hear people refer to the disciplines of naturopathy and herbal medicine as an “industry”, and I have to…

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