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Herbalism 6: Herbs for the Cardiovascular System

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Recent medial-news reports have shockingly revealed that 4-year-old children are now dying of heart attacks! But why does America have one of the worst heart-disease rates in the world? Why do arteriosclerosis, high blood pressure, high cholesterol levels, and heart attacks affect so many? And why are Americans often so anemic, dizzy & possessed of cold hands and feet? This class will focus on herbs that support the heart and circulation.

This course can be taken individually or as a part of the entire Herbal Therapy Certificate.

Herbal Therapy Certificate: Herbal therapy is the oldest and most widespread form of healing on planet earth! It is currently experiencing a revival in North America (since the mid-1980s), after a lull which transpired from the early 1900s with the advent of orthodox medicine and its array of drugs. Generally regarded as safer and just as effective (if not more effective) as orthodox medicine, herbalism is a science and art that can be successfully learned and utilized by the lay person. Through the use of tinctures, glycerites, teas, capsules, poultices, compresses, and salves, students enrolled in this course will learn to apply herbal therapy to support the constitution with reference to an array of conditions from A to Z, in consideration of guidelines as to indications, dosage, and contraindications.

Class Details

1 Sessions
Weekly - Wed

Location
P1844

Instructor
Matthew Alfs 

CEUs : 0.25

Tuition: 

$49.00


Registration Closes On
Wednesday, May 9, 2018 @ 11:59 PM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
5/9/2018 - 5/9/2018 Weekly - Wed 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM Normandale (Bloomington), P1844  Map, Room: P1844 Matthew Alfs 

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Normandale Community College - Continuing Education

9700 France Avenue South, Bloomington, MN 55431

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