The purpose of HerbalEd.org is to create an educational resource on the
Internet for those who seek credible information on the safe and
effective use of herbs especially liquid herbal extracts to
promote optimal health and well-being. It is not intended to medically
prescribe or promote the sale of any product, nor to replace qualified
Who is Herbal Ed?
Ed Smith is popularly known throughout the herb
world as "Herbal
He has been working as a medical herbalist for over 25 years
and is an internationally known teacher and lecturer on herbs
and herbal healthcare. In his constant search for herbal knowledge,
Ed travels frequently throughout the world seeking out medicinal
herbs and knowledge of their health-promoting powers.
Therapeutic Herb Manual
The heart of this site is the Therapeutic
Herb Manual, written by Ed
Smith. This manual provides information about the
use of 133 single liquid herbal extracts as well as 59 herbal compounds.
Ed Smith frequently lectures on herbal healthcare at various gatherings,
symposiums and schools throughout the world. This site makes available
many of his lectures,
interviews, and articles in both written
and audio formats. We also include educational information from
other well regarded herbalists.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's)
"Herbal Ed" answers his most frequently
asked questions about herbal healthcare.
Ed Smith writes about his experience
at the 7th International Congress on Traditional
Asian Medicine which
was held in the Kingdom of Bhutan. Herb
Pharm in the Kingdom of Bhutan
Click here to view Ed
Smith’s response to the recent negative study on Echinacea.
The herb Kava is being closely watched by governments around the
world. Find out what you should know about the Safe
and Effective Use of Kava.