1000 Year Old Herbal Remedy ~ out guns antibiotics in fight with Super Bugs

Scientist Go Medieval: The AncientBiotics Project In a unique and innovation collaboration between the Microbiology Department and the English Literature Department at the University of Nottingham an absolutely amazing discovery was unearthed. A one thousand year old Anglo-Saxon remedy, that uses kitchen ingredients, for eye infections found a manuscript called “Bald’s Leech Book” in the…

The hand that rocks the cradle …

We have all, at some point in our past been ‘parented’. For many of us, the experience was sometimes misshapen, hopeful, desperate, chaotic and other times loving, patient, kind and wise. The experience of being parented is the way in which human beings transmit knowledge and skills for our individual and collective survival. It is…