Toxic Herbs
Herb Glossary
German Commission E
Questions For Consumers
Liability Issues
Current Research
Reliable Resources 

Reliable Resources



Alternative Medicine:  What work.  Fugh-Berman, Adriane.  Baltimore, MD:  Williams & Wilkins, 1997.

Alternative Remedies [CD-ROM].  Blake, Steve.  St. Louis, MO.
Mosby, 1999.

Encyclopedia of Complementary Health Practice.  Clark, Carolyn. (Ed.).  New York:  Springer Publishing Company, 1999.

Fundamentals of Complementary and Alternative Medicine.  Micozzi, Marc. (Ed.).  New York:  Churchill Livingstone, 1996.

Healing Practices:  Alternative Therapies for Nursing.  Fontaine, Karen.  Upper Saddle River, NJ:  Prentice Hall, 2000.

Nurse's Handbook of Alternative & Complementary Therapies.  Springhouse.  Springhouse, PA:  Springhouse Corporation, 1998.

PDR for Herbal Medicines. Gruenwald, J. Brendler, T., Jaenicke, C., eds. Montvale, New Jersey; Medical Economics Company, Inc.; 1998

Professional's Handbook of Complementary & Alternative Medicines.  Charles W. Fetrow and Juan R. Avila.  Springhouse Corporation 1999.

The Alternative Medicine Handbook:  The Complete Reference Guide to Alternative and Complementary Therapies.  Barrie R. Cassileth.  WW Norton 1998.

The Complete German Commission E Monographs:  Therapeutic Guide to Herbal Medicines. Blumenthal M, Busse W. Goldberg, A, et al. Austin, Texas.  American Botanical Council; 1998.

The Herbal Menopause Book.  McQuade Crawford, A. Freedom, California: The Crossing Press.  1996.

Tyler's Herbs of Choice. Robbers, J. E., Tyler, V. E., Binghamton, New York: Haworth Press; 1998.

Tyler's Honest Herbal.  Foster, S., Tyler, V. E., Binghamton, New York; Haworth Press; 1998.  



American Botanical Council  PO Box 144345, Austin, TX  78714-4345

The Herb Research Foundation   1007 Pearl St. Suite 200, Boulder, CO 80302

The American Holistic Nurses Association, P.O. Box 2130, Flagstaff, Arizona  86003

Center of Complementary and Alternative Medicine at the National Institutes of Health.  NIH, P.O. box 8218, Silver Spring, Maryland 20907



American Herb Association Quarterly - an association of Medical Herbalists to promote understanding, acceptance and ecological uses of herbs. Newsletters to bring you the latest information. 

HerbalGram - copublished by the American Botanical Council and Herb Research Foundation.

The Review of Natural Products - published by Facts and Comparisons, as a loose-leaf on a quarterly basis. 


On-line Resources

National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine:  http://nccam.nih.gov/

American Holistic Nurses Association:  http://ahna.org/

American Botanical Council: http://www.herbalgram.org/

Integrative Medicine Nursing Consult: http://www.onemedicine.com

Prescribers Letter:  http://www.NaturalDatabase.com

Nursing Networkhttp://www.nursingnetwork.com/title.htm