Take a journey with Chris Kilham and learn about exotic plants with amazing healing properties.
In this episode of AH Radio:
- Antioxidants and ORAC values.
- The “feel good herb” rhodiola.
- Health benefits of chocolate.
- Healing wounds with tamanu oil.
Chris Kilham is a medicine hunter, author, and educator. The founder of Medicine Hunter Inc., Chris has conducted medicinal research in over 20 countries including India, China, Siberia, Brazil, Venezuela, Peru, Chile, Vanuatu South Pacific, Lebanon, Syria, Ghana, Austria, Germany, Thailand, Malaysia, South Africa, Morocco and the United States.
Chris is the FOX News Medicine Hunter and appears on FOX News Health online in the US and international television markets. He also writes a weekly column for FOX News Health. Chris is Explorer in Residence at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst where he teaches the popular ethnobotany course “The Shaman’s Pharmacy through the Department of Plant & Soil Sciences.” This intensive immersion course takes students to the Peruvian Amazon, where they learn about medicinal plants, the rainforest, and native culture.
Chris is the author of fourteen books, including Hot Plants, The Five Tibetans, Psyche Delicacies, Tales from the Medicine Trail, and Kava, Medicine Hunting in Paradise. Chris also writes articles on plant medicines for several publications.
Host: Marty Flanagan
Guest: Medicine Hunter Chris Kilham
Producer: Trevis Carletta
Booking: Tara Dosh
3/1/2012 at 1:00 PM