Tag: Herbal Medicine

A natural alternative to HRT

Herbal Medicine has become a popular, safe and effective alternative for women with debilitating menopausal symptoms, particularly in the light of the Women’s Health Initiative (WHI) study of 2002, which suggested that health risks may exceed benefits during prolonged hormone replacement therapy (HRT). The effect of the initial […]

Boosting Immunity

People often wonder how they can avoid catching colds, flu and other infections, which seem to abound at any time of year. Unfortunately, we often find ourselves sitting in close proximity to someone in the train, who has a streaming cold and is sneezing the virus into the […]


Cats’ Minor Heath Problems

As a devoted cat owner, you are probably very keen to help improve your cat’s health and well-being. Did you know that Herbal medicine can safely treat over 50 common conditions suffered by cats? Common complaints ranging from allergies to arthritis can be helped by using safe, cutting-edge […]

Ask The Medical Herbalist

If you have a health concern, The Whistler invites you to ask our local Consultant Medical Herbalist, Deborah Grant, for advice. Email your questions to: whwhistler@aol.com Q. I have been suffering with rheumatoid arthritis for the past 10 years but am reluctant to take the anti-inflammatory drugs suggested […]