botanical medicine


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Noun1.botanical medicine - the use of plants or plant extracts for medicinal purposes (especially plants that are not part of the normal diet)botanical medicine - the use of plants or plant extracts for medicinal purposes (especially plants that are not part of the normal diet)
plant life, flora, plant - (botany) a living organism lacking the power of locomotion
therapy - (medicine) the act of caring for someone (as by medication or remedial training etc.); "the quarterback is undergoing treatment for a knee injury"; "he tried every treatment the doctors suggested"; "heat therapy gave the best relief"
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Students who graduate from the program's bio-analytical track can work in botanical medicine, and those on the entrepreneurial path might start their own medical marijuana facility.
The Vietnamese Academy of Science and Technology is brimming with scientists, old and young, steeped in a rich 4,000-year tradition of botanical medicine.
Dafydd Monks of Snowdonia Botanical Medicine, with a selection of his herbal remedies on display at this year's fair
He has extensive knowledge and training in the basic medical sciences, physical medicine (osseous manipulation, craniosacral therapy, hydrotherapy, and physiotherapy), botanical medicine, homeopathy, biotherapeutic drainage, Ayurveda, counseling, pharmacology, and diet and nutrient therapies.
Jiang used a case study of Veregen (a FDA approved Botanical Medicine derived from green tea leaves) to demonstrate that FDA can be flexible in the review process if a product addresses an unmet medical need.
For 15 years his clinical practice has largely centred upon utilising botanical medicine and nutritional therapeutics to support patients with cancer.
Today, Tracy Gibbs, PhD, draws on the history of herbal and botanical medicine along with tried-and-true remedies in this new book
Instead of focusing on pharmaceuticals and surgery, NDs work with natural medicine approaches including therapeutic nutrition, botanical medicine, lifestyle modification and physical medicine to stimulate patients' innate healing capacity.
For those who wish to provide cannabis botanical medicine to patients, the essential geographic challenges are first to make contact with the plant genetic resource, and second, once maturated and prepared, to deliver cannabis across space to meet qualifying patients who have themselves traveled to seek out such care.
HERBAL MEDICINE or Botanical Medicine is the utilization of herbs (plants) for their therapeutic or medicinal value.
A follower of Galen, he emphasized the connection between the physical, mental and spiritual entities, and developed a system of botanical medicine.