The liver is responsible for hundreds of vital functions in the body. Some of the most important ones include detoxification of the blood, production of bile salts and an intricate role in digestion, and maintenance of blood sugar levels.
In this 4-week (16-hour) online module, we will study the role of the liver in the body from the perspective of the herbalist.
Each pathophysiology module now includes an optional medicine making option for all students who want to participate. This will be an exercise that helps students to use their materia medica for the course and create a formula that is specific to what is learned in the course.