Traditional Healing in the Kitchen

Presenter: Lisa Powell
Dates: 06/10/2016 to 06/10/2016 Time:
Address: 5005 SW Macadam Ave |Portland | OR | Online or home study course

Did you know that herbs and spices such as garlic, turmeric, and peppermint have a long and rich history in traditional medicine? Today, many pharmaceuticals are manufactured synthetically, but we tend to forget that most of the compounds were derived from natural sources like herbs and spices. Join ACHS Alumna Lisa Powell for a seminar on the history and uses of many of our favorite botanicals. In this seminar you’ll learn: - The history and uses of many commonly used herbs and spices - The term “phytochemical” and how this term relates to herbs and spices - The active compounds found in each of these herbs and spices - How the herbs and spices work within the body for supporting better health

Method of Delivery: Online or home study course
Number of Continuing Education Hours: 1.00
Cost: $25.00
Sponsor: American College of Healthcare Sciences
Contact Phone: 503-244-0726
CE Provider Approval: No