Five Hidden Medicines from your Spice Rack

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30th September 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

Laura Carpenter

Have you ever wondered what to do with the spices in the back of the kitchen cupboard? Come along to a talk with medical herbalist Laura Carpenter, who will be talking about spices that are secret medicines and how to use them.

About Laura Carpenter
Laura gained a BSc (Hons) in Herbal Medicine from the University of East London and is a member of the National Institute of Medical Herbalists (NIMH), the regulating body for medical herbalists, established in 1864. Her interest in herbs is from both scientific research and traditional British herbal medicine perspectives. She is passionate about using British plants, and reminding people of traditional remedies that can be harvested from the hedgerows.

Laura runs herbal medicine talks and workshops, as well as herb identification walks across Somerset, monthly from April to October. She has a herbal medicine clinic in Wellington, Somerset, and now runs a herbalist apprenticeship programme called Betonica.