Bottles in Childers Pharmaceutical Museum

Common dosage abbreviations

Ever seen a prescription like this … 2mL a.c. omni mane ? Or 5mL q.3h ? Medical and herbal dosage…

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New Practitioner Meetup

New Practitioner Meetup

Jennifer Ward, a former student of mine, has set up the New Practitioner Meetup – a group on Facebook for…

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Ian presenting at the 5th International Conference on Phytotherapeutics, 2004

Continuing Professional Education – an essential component of a real profession

I recently received the alert emails from the NHAA reminding members that their CPE Diary for 2014 is due by…

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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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Public Library in Stockholm

Conducting & Writing a Literature Review

Whether you are a student completing an assignment, or a practitioner writing a journal article or commencing research, knowing how…

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