"Nature itself is the best physician"

- Hippocrates

Do you have a chronic skin condition that hasn't responded to allopathic medication, experiencing menopausal flushes or increasing arthritic joint pain in your hands and knees? 


At Soothingminds you will learn about Western herbal medicine, discover what herbalists do and download recipes for making herbal remedies. and, you can access details of herbal workshops and herb walks in Watford, Herts. Frances is a medical herbalist and independent herbal researcher.

Traditional herbal medicine is for many of the world's population, still the primary source of healthcare.*

Tilburt, J.C. and Kaptchuk, T. J. (2008). ​Herbal medicine research and global health: an ethical analysis, Bulletin of the World Health Organisation, 86(8), pp. 577-656. Available at

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