The New York Herb School - Institute of Herbal Medicine & Nutrition offers two Professional Certification programs. A 6-Month Certification Program in Oriental Dietetics (The Art of Healing with Food) and a One - Year Professional training Program Classical Chinese Herbology (The Art of Healing with Herbs). You can join the full programs or just take individual classes. We also have a Herb Shop, Wellness Programs and a Professional Line of Medicinal Mushroom Supplements. Shop Below.
Research is now backing up oriental and alternative medicine. Sixty percent of MD’s practice some form of alternative medicine, whether meditation, nutrition, acupuncture, etc. Doctors are now prescribing vitamins such as folic acid,
Confucius (551-479 B.C.) once said...'the path to your friend's heart and love goes from your cooking.' A Chinese proverb tells us that 'eating good food can bring harmony and closeness to the family and relationships.'
In 625AD, the first Chinese Diet Classic was published by Sun Shu Mao a Chinese Physician, his book is entitled 'One Thousand Ounces of Gold Classics'. he created food cures for such conditions as thyroid issues, night blindness, liver diseases and much more. Many of these food cures and healing diets are still being used today. Macrobiotics and many of the modern healing diets that you are familiar with have all drawn from this ancient wisdom to heal disease in the modern clinic.