What’s the latest information on herbal remedies? Ephedra remains on the market…but more and more pharmacies and health food stores are say NO to diet pills and energy boosters containing ephedra. Our guests will discuss the science behind herbs like bilbery, black cohosh, echinacea, ginseng St. John’s wort and valerian. To get the straight story on herbal remedies be sure to tune in. GUESTS: David Kroll, PhD, pharmacologist and cancer researcher at Research Triangle Institute and Mark Blumenthal, Senior Editor of “The ABC Clinical Guide to Herbs.” Mark is the founder and executive director of the American Botanical Council.

Get The Graedons' Favorite Home Remedies Health Guide for FREE

Join our daily email newsletter with breaking health news, prescription drug information, home remedies AND you'll get a copy of our brand new full-length health guide — for FREE!

What Do You Think?

We invite you to share your thoughts with others, but remember that our comment section is a public forum. Please do not use your full first and last name if you want to keep details of your medical history anonymous. A first name and last initial or a pseudonym is acceptable. Advice from other commenters on this website is not a substitute for medical attention. Do not stop any medicine without checking with the prescriber. Stopping medication suddenly could result in serious harm. We expect comments to be civil in tone and language. By commenting, you agree to abide by our commenting policy and website terms & conditions. Comments that do not follow these policies will not be posted. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Your cart

Shipping and discount codes are added at checkout.