Are winter bugs making the rounds at your house? Simply interested in learning more about taking control of your health using DIY remedies? Join us on Facebook on Monday, February 25th for a chat with renowned herbalist, physician, midwife, and author Dr. Aviva Romm! We’ll be discussing recipes and remedies you can make at home for:
- Women’s general health;
- Pregnancy, childbirth, and postpartum; and,
- Infant and child health.
Dr. Romm will join us live from 7-8pm EST.
Visit the Holistic Moms Network Facebook wall on Monday the 25th to learn, share, and connect!
(Note: This is part of our 2013 Holistic Living Challenge. Join us on the journey to living healthier, happier, and more in tune with nature!)
About Dr. Aviva Romm
Dr. Aviva Romm is a Yale-trained physician specializing in integrative medicine for women and children, a midwife, an herbalist, an award-winning author, and the creator/owner of WomanWise, on-line courses dedicated to vitality and optimal health for women and children. She is a mother, a teacher and speaker, an artist, and a woman who lives from the heart. She has spent nearly 30 years as a health care practitioner and advocate for women and children.
Dr. Romm is an internationally respected expert in botanical and integrative medicine for women and children and one of the founders of the Yale School of Medicine Integrative Medicine Program. Aviva is on fire about creating a better world for all of us, and she does this as a compassionate integrative physician with a social and environmental conscience.
The recent past President of the American Herbalists Guild, a founder of the Yale Integrative Medicine program, and the author of 7 books on natural medicine for women and children including Botanical Medicine for Women’s Health, The Natural Pregnancy Book, Naturally Healthy Babies and Children, Natural Health After Birth,Vaccinations: A Thoughtful Parent’s Guide, ADHD Alternatives (with her husband Tracy Romm Ed.D.), and The Pocket Guide to Midwifery Care, Aviva has been a pioneer in natural birth and botanical medicine for gynecology, obstetrics, and pediatrics in the United States and her books are read around the world.
Practicing what she calls “transformational medicine,” she is a leader in the health care revolution to transform the current medical system that over-medicalizes life, from birth to death, into a model that respects the intrinsic healing capacities of the body and nature.