Herbal Teas: Taste is the New Active Ingredient
It’s one thing to come up with a brilliant formula in a tincture, where patients don’t really expect it to taste great. But putting together a tea? That takes a real appreciation of the fine art of formulating to make it both effective and palatable — which is key to compliance. In this class Dr. Glen Nagel will share tricks and tips gleaned over years in practice to help you make use of this important facet of botanical medicine.
Glen Nagel, ND, RH (AHG) has been a practicing herbalist and all around herbal wise guy for the last 25 years. He has worked in the herbal industry and an herbal educator offering classes, and has practiced as a naturopathic physician since 1993. He currently heads the botanical medicine program at NUNM and is curator of the Min Zidell Healing Garden. He is a former assistant professor of botanical medicine at Bastyr University in Kenmore, Washington, and his passion is to help students learn directly from the plants. Glen has a lifelong interest in plants and nature and believes in teaching with humor and hands-on experience.