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Consumer Resources

Companies

Laboratories & Scientific Programs

Garden Supplies
Hand Bags

 

Legal Resources
UNITED STATES

Carpenter Law Firm, pllc
        http://lcarpenterlawfirm.com/

428 E. Thunderbird Road #327, Phoenix, Arizona 85022
Phone: (602) 314-5787 Fax: (602) 314-5855
 carpenter@lcarpenterlawfirm.com
*FindLaw Legal Internet Guide
will help you do it. –
        http://www.findlaw.com/
*LawCrawler Legal Internet Search can also help. --
        http://www.lawcrawler.com/
*Indiana University School of Law Library, Indianapolis -
        http://www.iulaw.indy.indiana.edu/library/library.htm
*Indiana University School of Law Library, Bloomington --
        http://www.law.indiana.edu/lib/index.html

* Law Libraries and Schools
        http://www.justlawlinks.com/LIBRARY/index-library.htm
*Library of Congress
       
http://www.loc.gov/index.html

EUROPEAN UNION

European Court of Justice
        http://curia.europa.eu/index.htm

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Government Agencies

EUROPEAN UNION

* Directory of Community Legislation in Force --
        http://eur-lex.europa.eu/oj/direct-access.html

* Directorate General of Social Cohesion (DG III) (Directorate General III - part of European Commission) –  http://www.coe.int/T/E/Social_cohesion/

* European Community --
         http://europa.eu/
* EU Pharmaceutical Committee --
          http
://ec.europa.eu/enterprise/pharmaceuticals/pharmacos/new.htm

       

HMPWG (Herbal Medicines Products WorkingGroup)  And others now at
        EU Medicines Agency -- http://www.emea.europa.eu/

 

UNITED KINGDOM

*Medicines and Healthcare Control Agency (MHCA) –
       http://www.mhra.gov.uk

 

UNITED STATES

 *Food and Drug Administration --
       
http://www.fda.gov
*Federal Trade Commission
        http://www.ftc.gov/
*US Department of Agriculture
        http://www.usda.gov/
Dietary Guidelines (2005 Revisions)
       http://
fnic.nal.usda.gov/nal_display/index.php?info_center=4&tax_level=1&tax_subject=256
       
http://www.usda.gov/cnpp/
*Government Printing Office --
        http://www.gpo.gov/
*IBIDS (International Bibliographic Information on Dietary Supplements) --
        for homepage
        http://dietary-supplements.info.nih.gov/Health_Information/IBIDS.aspx
*National Academy of Sciences Press
        http://www.nap.edu/
*National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine
       http://nccam.nih.gov/
*National Library of Medicine, NIH
        http://www.nih.gov
*NIH Natural Products Branch, National Cancer Institute --
        http://
http://dtp.nci.nih.gov/branches/npb/index.htm/
*Office of Dietary Supplements
 http: //dietary-supplements.info.nih.gov/

*Office of Dietary Supplements Label Data Base (for Herbs)
http://dietarysupplements.nlm.nih.gov/dietary/herbIngred.jsp

 

OTHER

* CITES Secretariat --
        http://www.cites.org
* World Health Organization (WHO) Library
:
Alternative Medicine --
        http://www.who.int/hlt/virtuallibrary/English/altermed.htm/

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Health Professional Resources

CANADA

British Columbia Naturopathic Association
        http://www.bcna.bc.ca/
*Canadian Society of Pharmaceutical Scientists --
        http://www.ualberta.ca/~csps/
Canadian Naturopathic Association
        http://www.naturopathicassoc.ca/
HerbWise  "A Passion for Herbs & Healing" --
      http://www.herbwiseproducts.com/
Ontario Association of Naturopathic Doctors

        http://www.oand.com/

Adult Braces Toronto, Canada Cosmetic Dentists,
Style By Jury TV Show --
Dental clinic in Toronto Canada offering dental procedures
including adult braces, cosmetic dentistry, dental implant surgery,
porcelain crowns, and teeth whitening
        http://www.torontosmilemakeovers.com

EUROPE

*ESCOP –
      
http://www.ex.ac.uk/phytonet/
*European Herbal Practitioners Association --
       http://www.users.globalnet.co.uk/~ehpa/
*EMEA (European Medicines Evaluation Agency) –
    http://www.eudra.org/emea.html
European Scientific Cooperative on Phytomedicines (ESCOP)
        http://info..ex.ac.uk/phytonet/oubs.htm/
*MIOTI. –
       
http://www.mioti.com/

 

UNITED KINGDOM

*Good Clinical Practices Training online
  
 http://www.onlinegcp.com
*U.K. Herb Society –
        http://www.herbsociety.co.uk/
*National Institute of Medical Herbalists (U.K.) --
         http://www.nimh.org.uk
*Royal Pharmaceuctical Society Great Britian
        http://www.rpsgb.org.uk/
* Pharmaceutical Society of New Zealand
        http://www.psnz.org.nz/
* The Register of Chinese Herbal Medicine –
       
http://www.rchm.co.uk

UNITED STATES

*American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy
        http://www.aacp.org/

*American Dietetic Association
        http://www.eatright.org/
*American Health Consultants
        http://www.ahcpub.com/
*American Herbalist Guild
        http://www.healthy.com/herbalists/
*American Medical Association --
        http://www.americanmedicalassociation.org/
*American Naturopathic Medical Association –
       
http://www.anma.com/
*American Nutraceutical Association
        http://www.americanutra.com/
*American Pharmaceutical Association
        http://www.aphanet.org/
*American Society of Consultant Pharmacists
        http://www.ascp.com/
*American Society of Health System Pharmacists
        http://www.ashp.org/
*Association of Natural Medicine Pharmacists
        http://www.ANMP.org/
* Council on Naturopathic Education
    http://www.cnme.org/.org/

* Dental Malpractice Attorney, Los Angeles and Orange County --
    http://www.dentalmal.com

Healing Arts Press --
http://www.InnerTraditions.com
* HerbMed –
       
http://www.amfoundation/ herbmed/
* Herbal Materia Medica
(200 + monographs by David Hoffman) –
        http://healthy.net /clinic/therapy/herbal/herbic/herbs/index.html/
Hylant-MacLean (Liability Insurance for Naturopathic Physicians,
Herbalists,
Nutritionists
http://www.hylant.com
*Journal of Medical Herbalism --
        http://www.medherb.com/MHHOME.SHTML/
Natural Medicine Comprehensive Database (Pharmacists Letter) --
        http://www.naturaldatabase.com/
*Michael Moore’s Clinical Herbal Manuals --
        http://www.all-natural.com/herbindx.html
*National Community Pharmacists Association
        http://www.ncpanet.org/  
*Pharmacist Planning Services, Inc. (PPSI)
       
http://www.ppsinc.org
*Southwestern School of Botanica Medicine (Michael Moore) --
        http://www.kmxq.com/hrbmoore/HOMEPAGE/HomePag/
* Texas State Naturopathic Medical Association --
     http://www.healthytexas.org/
*The American Herbal Pharmacopeia
        http://herbal-ahp.org/
*United States Pharmacopeia
        http://www.usp.org/

NEW ZEALAND

New Zealand Society of Naturopaths
        http://www.naturopath.org.nz/

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Herb Organizations

* American Botanical Council
        http://www.herbalgram.org/
* Herb Research Foundation
        http://www.herbs.org/index.html
* Herb Society of America
        http://www.herbsociety.org/
American Herb Association -- still not on the Web
* Herb Marketing Network
        http://www.herbworld.com/
* U.K. Herb Society –
        http://metalab.unc.edu/herbmed/HerbSociety/
* The Herb Network
       
http://www.herbnetwork.com/

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Pharmacognosy Resources

CANADA

* Ontario Providence (Canada) Ginseng and Herbs Site --
         http://www.gov.on.ca/OMAFRA/english/crops/hort/ginseng.html

EUROPE

Phytochemical Society of Europe,
General Secretary, Dr. R. Van der Heijden,
Division of Pharmacognosy,
Leiden/Amsterdam Center for Drug Research,
Gorleaus Laboratories, P. O. Box 9502, 2300 RA Leiden,
 The Netherlands E-mail: heijden@lacdr.leidenuniv.nl
        http://www.DMU.AC.UK/ln/pse/

GERMANY

Gesellschaft für Arzneipflanzenforschung --
        http://www.uni-duesseldorf.de/WWW/GA
/

INDIA

Central Institute for Medicinal and Aromatic Plants, New Deli --
        
http://sunsite.sut.ac.jp/asia/india/jitnet/india/csir/cimap.html
Central Drug Research Institute, Lucknow --
         http://sunsite.sut.ac.jp/asia/india/jitnet/india/csir/cdri.html

KOREA

Korean Society of Pharmacognosy - -
       
http://www.ksp.seoul.kr/

NETHERLANDS

Leiden/Amsterdam Centre for Drug Research --
         http://nhncml.leidenuniv.nl/lacdr/ (Prof. R. Verporte)
Phytoconsult Agency
        http://nhncml.leidenuniv.nl/lacdr/ (Prof. T. Lutjendijk)

TURKEY

Anadolu University Medicinal and Aromatic Plant and Drug Research Centre --
 
        http://www.tbam.anadolu.edu.tr/

UNITED KINGDOM

* University of Middlesex
        http://www.phytochemistry.freeserve.co.uk/
* King’s College, London --
        
http://www.kcl.ac.uk/kis/schools/life_sciences/health/pharmacy/rese arch/cogres.html
* Phytopharmacognosy Listserver --
        
http://www.phytochemistry.freeserve.co.uk/
* Phytochemical and Natural Products Links
--
       
http://uchii1.ch.umist.ac.uk/group/subtopics/phyto.html

UNITED STATES

* American Society for Pharmacognosy
        http://www.phcog.org/
* Bioresources Development and Conservation Program --
         http://www.bioresources.org/
* Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM) --
        http://ncam.nih.gov.nccam/
* Dr. Duke’s Phytochem & Ethnobot Database, USDA --
        http://www.ars-grin.gov/duke/
Eclectic Medical Publications --
 14385 SE Lusted Road, Sandy, OR 97055, Tele: 877-867-4372
International Council for Medicinal and Aromatic Plants --
       
http://www.icmap.org
International Society for Chemical Ecology
--
       
http://www.isce.ucr.edu/
Journal of Essential Oil Research
        http://perfumerflavorist.com
NAPRALERT (Natural Products Alert)
at University of Illinois at Chicago
--
        http://pcog8/pmmp.uic.edu/mcp/napl.html/
* New York Botanical Garden
        http://www.nybg.com/
* Phytochemical Society of North America
--
        http://ls.la.asu.edu/psna/florida/index.html
* Purdue University
  
    http://www.purdue.edu/oop/SciCo2000/research.html/
* Society for Economic Botany

        http://www.econbot.org/
* University of Mississippi
(National Center for Development of Natural Products) --

        http://www.olemiss.edu/depts/ncdnp/

OTHER

Leiden/Amsterdam Center for Drug Research
(Gorlaeus Laboratories)
--
        http://www.pharm.LeidenUniv.nl/
Pharmacognosy Research
(3540 entires as of August 7, 2000) --
http://google.yahoo.com/bin/query?p=pharmacognosy+research&hc=0&hs=0/

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Consumer Resources

Consumer Version of Natural Medicines Comprehensive Database
       
http://www.naturaldatabaseconsumer.com/
Consumer Lab
*Free results of tests done on herbal products –
        http://www.consumerlab.com/
Council for Responsible Nutrition
        http://www.crnusa.org/
Columbia University's site for Complimentary and
Alternative Medicine's Herbal Medicine Resources. --
        http://cpmcnet.columbia.edu/dept/rosenthal/Botanicals.html/
Henrietta Kresses Herbal Homepage –
       
http://metalab.unc.edu/herbmed/

Herbalife --   http://herbal-nutrition.net
                       Get fit with your local Herbalife Independent Distributor.


Nature Project (Traffic) --
       
http://deol.ru/nature/protect/
Neutraceutical Alliance –
       
http://www.nutraceuticalalliance.com/
Simply Health --
       
http://www.simplyhealthdoc.com/ 
Traffic International --
       
http://www.traffic.org/
United Plant Savers
    http://www.plantsavers.org/

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Herb Programs


UNITED STATES

Australasian College of Health Sciences
            http://www.achs.edu
Connecticut Institute for Herbal Studies
           
http://www.herbworld.com/herbschool
Medicines from the Earth --
3 days, 1st weekend of June, Black Mountain, NC --
            http://www.botanicalmedicine.org/
DreamTime Herb School --
       
http://www.dreamtimeherbschool.com

SCOTLAND
Scottish School of Herbal Medicine --
  
     http://www.herbalmedicine.org.uk/

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Companies

COSTA RICA

INBio, Costa Rica --
        http://www.inbio.ac.cr/

GERMANY

Boehringer Ingelhime KG
        http://www.boehringer-ingelheim.com

ITALY

Indena -- http://www.indena.it

NETHERLANDS

Elsevier
        http://www.elsevier.nl/ContentsDirect

Royal Numico NV –
 
     http://www.numico.com/
Swets & Zettlinger Publishers

        http://www.swets.nl/sps/journals/pb.html

 

U.K.
 

Astra Nova, Ltd (training solutions for
Pharma and Clinical Research Industries)
       
http://crotraining.co.uk
Gordon and Breach (publisher)

        http://www.gbhap.com/
Harwood Academic Publishers
        http://www.gbhap.com/
Phytopharm --
        http://www.phytopharm.co.uk
John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.
        http://www.wiley.co.uk

U.S.

AstraZeneca, Griffith University --
        http://www.az.gu.edu.au/index.htm
Bio-Botanica, Inc. –
       
http://www.bio-botanica.com/
Herbalist & Alchemist
        http://www.herbalist-alchemist.com/

Herbal Supplements at A2Z Discount Vitamins
 http://www.a2zdiscountvitamins.com/herbal-supplements.html

At A2Z Discount Vitamins find the Vitamins,
Nutritional supplements, herbal supplements of all top brands.
Find the discount vitamins and supplements by brand name,
by category and by your conditio
n
.

New Chemical Entities, Inc.
        http://www.newchemicalentities.com/
Nutralife --
        http://www.nutralife.com/
       
Offers health supplements for fibromyalgia, blood sugar,
        arthritis, and chronic fatigue syndrome.

The Center for Professional Innovation and Advancement
       
Provides training courses on FDA and other regulations
        http://cfpie.com/

The Center for Professional Advancement (CfPA). Since 1967,
CfPA has been offering accredited technical training in 19 applied
industrial technologies including: Pharmaceutical Training,
Biotechnology Training, Chemical Engineering Training, GMP Training, and
Clinical Research Training. Courses are offered in a variety of formats
including—Public, Client Site, and Online Training.
Online Pharmaceutical Training and Courses, Clean Room Technology.
       http://www.cfpa.com

Pharmaceutical News Magazine
        http://www.gbhap/Pharmaceutical_News/
Pharmanex

       
http://www.pharmanex.com/index1.html/
Scottsdale Scientific, Inc.
        http://www.neutrocology.com/
Shaman Botanicals
-
        
http://www.shamanbotanicals.com./
White Point Systems, Inc.
        http://www.wps2.com/

Yoga Institute -- Provides information about the real essence of yoga
and its physicality in many ways by citing the best yoga institutes and
practitioners in the world featuring the best yoga tips and poses.
        http://www.goodhealthmedicine.com/yoga-institute.html

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Garden Supplies - Hand Bags

CANADA

AgriSeek.com -- a marketplace for buying and selling various
                              breeds of garden, landscape, flowers, plants,
                              seeds, crops, vegetables as well as agricultural
                              jobs and a wide range of services
       
http://AgriSeek.com

 

Richters Herbs --
       
http://www.richters.com

FRANCE

B & T World Seeds -- http://www.b-and-t-world-seeds.com/homepage.htm
/Route des Marchandes, Paguignan, 34210 Aigues-VivesFrance

UNITED STATES

W. Atlee Burpee & Co. --        
   http://www.burpee.com

Dabney Herbs --
   
http://www.dabneyherbs.com

Henry Field's Seed & Nursery Co. --
   http://www.HenryFields.com 

Garden Medicinals & Culinaries --
   
http://gardenmedicinals.com

Garderner's Supply Company --
  
http://www.garderners.com 

Growers Supply - Dyersville, IA --
    http://www.growerssupply.com

Gurney Seed & Nursery Co. --
  
http://Gurneys.com

Harris Seeds --
  
http://www.harrisseeds.com 

Herronswood Nursery --
   
http://www.heronswood.com/
 
Indiana Berry& Plant Co. --
   
http://www.inberry.com

Johnny's Selected Seeds --
        http://www.johnnyseeds.com

John Scheepers Kitchen Garden Seeds--
    http://www.kitchengardenseeds.com

Nichols Garden Nursery --
   
http://www.nicholsgardennursery.com

Geo. W. Park Seed Co., Inc. --
  
http://parkseed.com
 
Peaceful Valley Farm & Garden Supply, Grass Valley, CA
    http://www.groworganic.com

Plantfields --
    http://wwwplantfields.com

Shumway --
  
http://rhshumway.com 

Stillbrook Horticultural Supplies
        http://www.stillbrook.com/

Territorial Seed Company -- Cottage Grove, OR
       
http://www.territorialseed.com/

The Bag Style -- (for specialty handbags)
       
http://www.thebagstyle.com/ 

Weed Farm Herbs (formerly Lady Bug Herbs and Tinmouth Channel Herbs)--
   
e-mail to Vermont at:  weedfarm@gmavt.net/ 

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Laboratories & Scientific Programs

U,K.

Joint Pharmaceutical Analysis Group
    http://www.jpag.org/

U.S.

The Burdock Group -- Consultants
       http://www.burdockgroup.com/
Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institution --
         http://www.hboi.edu/biomed/bmr.html
Hauser Laboratories --

        http://www.hauser.com/
Laboratory of Drug Discovery Research & Development, NCI -
         http://dtp.nci.nih.gov/docs/branches/lddrd/lddrd_home.html
Marine Pharmacology Interest Group, ASPET --
         http://www.faseb.org/aspet/MarPcolIG.htm
Research Triangle Institute
--
       
http://www.rti.org/research/pharm_pioneers.cfm/
Riken Antibiotics Lab --
        http://www.antibiotics.riken.go.jp/index-e.html

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