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Herbalist

  • By: John Walsh
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Health
  • Edited by: Yawei Zhang
  • Subject:Public Health (general), Public Health Education & Health Promotion

A herbalist is a person who prescribes primarily herbal remedies for various medical ailments. The practice is very old and may be dated to two millennia B.C.E in Egypt and China. It continues to be popular in China and east Asian ...

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