Jun 052012
 
River Medicine: Alder’s Transformation of Lymph, Blood, and The Human Ecology

This monograph was previously published by Plant Healer Magazine River Medicine: Alder’s Transformation of Lymph, Blood, and The Human Ecology by Kiva Rose “Eventually, all things merge into one, and a river runs through it.” – Norman MacLean Common Names: Alder, Mountain Alder, Canyon Alder, Red Alder, River Alder, Thinleaf Alder etc., Botanical Name: Alnus spp. [...]

May 132012
 
Sneak Peek: Plant Healer Summer Issue Contents

–––––––– Here’s Your Sneak Peek at The Summer Issue of PLANT HEALER The Magazine Different Available for Download June 4th Excitement abounds!  We are just this week completing production of the 7th edition of Plant Healer Magazine, the nearly 300 page long Summer issue available for download on the 4th of June. As always, Plant [...]

Mar 302012
 
Critical Intuition Excerpt by Paul Bergner

Critical Intuition: Knowing The Difference Between Intuiting & Projecting Excerpted from the Herbal Rebel Column in the now available Spring 2012 Issue of Plant Healer Magazine by Paul Bergner In previous columns, I have spoken of a Four Directions model of obtaining knowledge, of study, that may be applied to herbalism or any other field [...]

Mar 162012
 
Kids, Common Infections, Herbs & Antibiotics by Aviva Romm

Kids, Common Infections, Herbs & Antibiotics Excerpted from the now available Spring 2012 Issue of Plant Healer Magazine by Aviva Romm September 1, 2011, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) released a report on the problem of unnecessary antibiotic prescribing for kids. They found that doctors are unnecessarily prescribing antibiotics for kids more than 50% [...]

Mar 072012
 
Alder in Bloom - Plant Healer Spring Poster

From the new Spring issue of PLANT HEALER MAGAZINE The photo is a super closeup of an actual pollen release from river Alders.  Volume II Issue II is 288 full-color pages long, with articles for all ages, levels and types of herbal practitioner and aficionado… by many of herbalism’s leading voices.  To subscribe, resubscribe, submit [...]

Feb 202012
 
Too Much Information?

The hopefully humorous Plant Healer poster below was inspired by an email, received from a onetime subscriber only a couple of months ago. Its author surely didn’t mean anything bad by complaining that Plant Healer provides “too much information.”  A second reader complained she ran out of printer ink printing out every issue of this [...]

Feb 172012
 
Folk Herbalists in Spring - Plant Healer Cover

Here’s a sneak peak at the front cover of our upcoming SPRING ISSUE of Plant Healer Magazine, to be released the first Monday of March.  The photo is of a plate decorated with traditional Ukrainian lacquerware technique, entitled “Folk Herbalists in Spring”, making it a shoo-in for this season’s cover choice.  Subscribe, submit or advertise [...]

Jan 192012
 
New Plant Healer Columnist: Phyllis Light - Appalachian Herbalist

It’s important that Plant Healer Magazine not have so many columnists that room runs out for contributions from others.  Last time we announced the addition of quarterly contributions from Susun Weed… and this round, we found we couldn’t resist adding just one final column: . Mountain Medicine: Traditional Healing Folkways by Phyllis Light Phyllis D. [...]

Jan 162012
 
Plant Healer Spring Issue Sneak Peak

Plant Healer – Spring Sneak Peak! And A Call For Your Submissions Plant Healer consciously casts a wide and inclusive tent, giving voice to folk herbalists of every age, gender, ethnicity, and level of experience or education.  If you are interested in the study and practice of plant medicine,  its culture and development, you’re welcomed.  [...]

Dec 182011
 
Seeking Media Outreach Assistance for TWHC and Plant Healer Magazine

Now Seeking Outreach, Advertising & Media Helpers . for Plant Healer Magazine & Traditions in Western Herbalism Conference . http://TraditionsInWesternHerbalism.org http://www.PlantHealerMagazine.com.org Custom Bear painting by Andrea Gutierrez of http://www.mylittlebighead.com/ & medicines from Susan Hess of Coventry Farm We’ve been very blessed to have the assistance of our existing volunteers, but there is so much to [...]

Dec 022011
 
Plant Healer Anniversary Issue – Sneak Peak & Conference Discount

PLANT HEALER MAGAZINE ANNIVERSARY ISSUE www.PlantHealerMagazine.com A Celebratory 265 Pages In Length!! Winter – Volume II – Issue I Available For Download Dec. 5th “Enlivening the practice, culture and art of folk herbalism” •Table of Contents Sneak Peak •New Susun Weed Column & More •Lengthy Interviews With the Awesome Phyllis Light & Fascinating Susun Weed [...]