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Issue 42
Spring 1998
The Journal of the American Botanical Council
Herbalist's Charter.
A Pictorial History of Herbs in Medicine and Pharmacy
The Role of Botanical Medicine in 100 Years of American Naturopathy.
Dear Reader
Dear Reader
ABC News
ABC Receives Plants Donated by USBG.
HerbalGram Nominated for Award.
Commission E Progresses.
Progress at Case Mill, ABC's New Home: New Pledge Provides Momentum.
Painted Ladies.
ABC Receives Frontier HerbFest Proceeds.
ABC Activities November '97 - January '98:#
ABC Establishes Black Cohosh Education Project.
Pharmacy from the Rainforest, 1998-99 tours.
World News
AHP Publishes Monographs.
Elder of Salish Nation Recipient of Conservation Award.
Phase II Study on Saw Palmetto for BPH.
Authentication Center for Chinese Herbal Medicines.
Listen Up Awards.
Cox Named NTBG Director.
Research Reviews
JAMA Study Reports on Positive Results with Ginkgo in Alzheimer's.
Feverfew Effective in Migraine Prevention.
Market Report
Market Report.
Herbal Products Are Driving Supplement Industry Growth.
OTC Herbal Medicines Worth Millions in U.K.
Legal & Regulatory
Canadian Regulatory Update.
Phytotherapy Aids in Benzodiazepine Withdrawal.
AHPA's Recommended Label Language for Kava Products.
Book Reviews
A Dictionary of Natural Products.
Horticultural Flora of Southeastern Australia - Flowering Plants. Dicotyledons. Part 1.
Prospecting for Drugs in Ancient and Medieval European Texts: A Scientific Approach.
Rational Phytotherapy: A Physician's Guide to Herbal Medicine.
In Memoriam
Margaret B. Kreig 1922-1998.
Percival Hezekiah "Sledge" Reynolds 1929-1997.
Aaron J. Sharp 1904-1997.
Adelma Simmons 1903-1997.
The New Ethnobotany: Sharing With Those Who Shared; An Interview With Michael Balick and Rosita Arvigo.
How Traditional Healers Use Their Royalty Payments.
Herb Blurbs
Mint, 1998 Herb of the Year.
Illegal Bad Breath.
Plant Patents
Plant Patents.