The History of Herbal Medicine and Essential Oils

The history of essential oils is intertwined with the history of herbal medicine, which in turn has been an integral part of magical practices. Herbal medicine has been used for more than treating minor ailments and disease; it has been instrumental in providing life-enhancing benefits. In most ancient cultures, people believed plants to be magical, … Continue reading The History of Herbal Medicine and Essential Oils

BACK TO SCHOOL LESSONS FROM ANCIENT GREEK MEDICINE

Hippocrates used the theories of the Four Temperaments in his humorist medical model to better understand his patients. What if we used this model to better understand the specific needs of a child preparing for another year of school? Even better, what if this helped us better relate to the child's needs when they are … Continue reading BACK TO SCHOOL LESSONS FROM ANCIENT GREEK MEDICINE