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Issue 55
Summer 2002
The Journal of the American Botanical Council
Kava safety questioned due to case reports of liver toxicity
The Patterson Bundle: An Herbalist's Discoveries in a 500-Year-Old Native American Bundle
Quilt For A Cure: Crafting Hope
Dilemmas of Traditional Botanical Research
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ABC News
News from the Case Mill Gardens
ABC Restructures Content Licensing
Ethnobotanical Tours Schedule for 2002
ABC Participates in Festival Hill Events
ABC’s Herbal Medicine accepted by Australian government
ABC Updates
Organization News
Dentali Is New Director of Science at American Herbal Products Association
Tai Sophia Institute Adjusts Botanical Program
United Plant Savers Rebuilding after Fire Destroys Home Office
Grants & Awards
Farnsworth Recognized with Pharmanex Prize for Scientific Contributions
Aveda Honored for Its Plant Conservation Leadership Efforts
Pharmavite Honored with Trade Publications’ Awards
World News
Canada Addresses Herb-Drug Interactions
New Federal Organic Standards Become Effective in October
Pediatric Cancer Patients Turn to Alternative Therapies
Research Reviews
Gotu Kola Shows Anxiety-Reducing Activity in Clinical Trial
Extensive Review of Health Benefits of Tea
Artichoke Leaf Extract Treats Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Herbal Immune Modulators as Potential Therapy for HIV Patients
Guest Editorial
Ginkgo and Colchicine "Curiouser and Curiouser," Says Alice
Market Report
Herb Sales Down in Mainstream Market, Up in Natural Food Stores
Legal & Regulatory
Herbal Dietary Supplements and Foods: Product Liability Analysis for a "Failure to Warn" of Herb/Drug Interactions and Guidelines to Develop Appropriate Warnings
Conference Reports
Third International Congress on Phytomedicine
Book Reviews
The Toxicology of Botanical Medicines

The New Healing Herbs

In Memoriam
Ted Anderson 1934-2001
Clinical Update

Black Cohosh Extract Found Ineffective in Treating Hot Flashes in Women with a History of Breast Cancer

Are Ginger and Willow Bark Extracts Viable Alternatives to Treat Osteoarthritis?
Journal Reviews
Economic Botany