Plants and herbs have an incredibly long standing traditional use. All throughout history, in pretty much any culture, the use of plant and herbal remedies to alleviate a wide variety of maladies and illnesses have been predominant. It would not be inaccurate to say that shamans or healers were the first doctors in history. They cured people using ancient wisdom about the Earth and its healing properties, passed on through generations.
The ancient Indians, Chinese, Egyptians, Babylonians, and Native Americans were all herbalists. The oldest known list of medicinal herbs is Shen … Read More »