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herbalist

1. a person who grows, collects, sells, or specializes in the use of herbs, esp medicinal herbs
2. (formerly) a descriptive botanist
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She also doesn't like my practice as herbalist and worship of Ogun deity.
The workshop will provide an overview of psychometric assessment and its relevance to herbalists and naturopaths in clinical practice, and discuss how to choose suitable assessment tools.
THE course tutors are qualified medical herbalists Ross Menzies, Jill Schnabel and Anne Larvin.
Sue recommends ready-made herbal teas from companies such as Heath & Heather or Pukka because their formulations have been accredited by medical herbalists.
Jill, who runs the Heaton Herbalists medicine clinic, teaches herbalism and gives talks on her passion.
As an aspiring herbalist, you can decide what components are important in your herbal education depending on the type of herbalist you want to become.
Because Hobbs is a practicing herbalist, he has also included personal anecdotes on use of this herb based on his and other herbalists' experience.
Mrs Tarbuck, married to contracts manager David, 38, and mother of Ashleigh,14, Thomas, 10, and Daisy, two, bought the Shou Wu Wan tablets from the Dr & Herbs Chinese herbalist store in Liverpool's St John's market.
As herbs and supplements enter the mainstream, big companies are trying to cash in, said herbalist Sherri Brown, but people can grow their own herbs and turn to local herbalists for advice and help.
In 1597 herbalist John Gerard wrote of sage: "It is singularly good for the head and brain and brain and quickeneth the nerves and memory.
Meanwhile, Xinhua separately reported that two herbalist doctors from the Chinese mainland are now in Hong Kong providing assistance on cure measures against SARS.
Trudy Norris, medical herbalist and spokesperson for the National Institute of Medical Herbalists, adds that product labelling will be clearer and more accurate, as "it will be written by independent experts rather than the manufacturers".