"All that man needs for health and healing
has been provided by God in nature,
the challenge of science is to find it."
- Philippus Theophrastrus Bombast that of Aureolus ~ Paracelsus (1493-1541)
Botanical medicine is the use of plants to treat illness. The medicinal properties of plants can be administered via tinctures, capsules, teas, and topical preparations. Naturopathic doctors receive 4 years of botanical medicine training during their rigorous and accredited curriculum. Medicinal plants are safe and effective when used correctly.