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WELCOME TO THE Blog of the Canadian Herbalists Association of British Columbia

WELCOME TO THE Blog of the Canadian Herbalists Association of British Columbia Our website is accessible at www.chaofbc.ca We are a non profit association with a mandate of monitoring and maintaining the educational qualifications and practice of Herbal Practitioners. We are thrilled to be offering another educational resource for the public and for our members. [...]

By | April 13th, 2017|Introduction|0 Comments

Spiced Elderberry Syrup

Written by Krista Poulton, RHT - Medical Herbalist To view entire article with recipe, directions and photos, please visit: http://kristadawnpoulton.com/2017/01/spiced-elderberry-syrup/ This Elderberry Syrup can keep you tip top over the flu season with its Anti-viral and Immune-Boosting abilities RIGHT from your own backyard!  (or neighbours if you ask nicely!) Now that Summer is coming to [...]

By | April 23rd, 2017|Herbal Recipes|0 Comments

Trauma, Rest and the Role of Nature in Resetting the Nervous System

Written by Katolen Yardley, MNIMH, RH (AHG) - Medical Herbalist To view entire article and photos, please visit: http://aeblog.alchemyelixir.com/2016/02/01/trauma-rest-and-the-role-of-nature-in-resetting-the-nervous-system/ Having recent opportunity to teach in the certificate program “The Holistic Approach to Trauma,” at Langara College in Vancouver BC. The impact of extreme stress and the chain reaction that stress has on the body is fresh in [...]

By | April 20th, 2017|Nervous System Health|0 Comments

Why Your Gut Function is Important

 To view entire article written by our of our professional Registered Herbal Therapists, Holly Fourchalk, RHT - with photos, please visit: http://www.choicesunlimited.ca/why-is-your-gut-function-important/ Historically, our only gut issue was the extent that it might “stick out”.  Then we were taught that that a “gut” provoked diabetes. Today, we know that 80% of those with weight issues don’t [...]

By | April 16th, 2017|Digestive Health|0 Comments