Articles and interviews from and with Melissa Ronaldson, some informative, some political, some as learning resources for patients.

Fasting, Dieting and Detox

It’s that time of year when minds wander to thoughts of diets, perhaps of fasts and detoxing – certainly towards wanting to feel lighter, brighter and less sluggish.


Herbal Medicine and the NHS


Herbal solutions to the crisis of anti-biotic resistance

In this article, I attempt to lay out the arguments that herbal medicine and home remedies have so much to contribute to our collective response to the potentially calamitous scenario, a (in the words of the director of the World Health Organisation) ‘post anti-biotic era’. It is quite long but I believe there is a crucial question, why aren’t the WHO and other policy makers queuing up to e ...

Interview In

Interview in Vice magazine  exploring the urgency to look at traditional remedies and herbal medicine as part of the response to the crisis of antibiotic resistance. Some nice pictures!