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Natural Healing Weekends…late post

Happy Monday!

I attended a “Brown Bag Seminar” at my job today.  The seminar was regarding breast cancer awareness.  The guest speaker was an oncologist from MD Anderson Cancer Center (I love how they strike through the dreaded “c” word in their name).  The seminar was very informative.  One piece of information that was especially helpful was regarding black cohosh as a natural hormone replacement option for menopausal women.  I have read that hormone replacement therapy is frowned upon, especially for long-term use, and this herb is a noted natural alternative. 

Here is some additional information…

http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/black-cohosh/NS_patient-blackcohosh

Nita

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