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Culpeper believed anyone should be able to look after his or her own health rather than using expensive doctors. Interest in herbal remedies in Britain was revived in the s. This collected her knowledge of herbs and plants used in medicine, cosmetics and cooking. Herbal medicine still thrives in the UK and worldwide.
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In the UK herbalists have professional bodies regulating the profession. The National Institute of Medical Herbalists represents over herbal practitioners. It was founded in as the Medical Reform Association to ensure herbal medical practitioners could practise legally. In Britain it is even possible to get herbal treatment on the NHS. Add text to my collection. There are 12 related objects.
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Your rating has been recorded. Write a review Rate this item: 1 2 3 4 5. Preview this item Preview this item. Working in the underground world of religious sects, secret printing presses and unlicensed apothecary shops, Culpeper challenged the authority of the College of Physicians at the time it was reaching the very pinnacle of its power - and in the process helped spark the revolution that toppled a monarchy. This is the story of a medical rebel who took on the authorities and paid the price. Read more Allow this favorite library to be seen by others Keep this favorite library private.
Find a copy in the library Finding libraries that hold this item This is a story of Nicholas Culpeper - legendary rebel, radical, Puritan and author of the great 'Herbal'.
The herbalist : Nicholas Culpeper and the fight for medical freedom
This history of medicine's first freedom fighter is set in London during Britain's age of revolution. Reviews Editorial reviews. Publisher Synopsis 'This is a London story, one of grubby back streets, of mass hysteria, of religious bigotry, of a quarter of a million people living out the world of Apocalypse Now. User-contributed reviews Add a review and share your thoughts with other readers. Be the first. Add a review and share your thoughts with other readers.
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Royal College of Physicians of London. Medicine -- History -- 17th century. Pharmacists -- England -- Biography. Herbalists -- England -- Biography. Herbal Medicine. Herbal Medicine -- history. History, 17th Century. Philosophy, Medical -- history. Phytotherapy -- history. Geneeskrachtige planten. Already a subscriber or registered access user? Subscription Notification. We have noticed that there is an issue with your subscription billing details.
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