Week 3: Question for Discussion
(Wk # 3: May 18 to May 24 – Main post under Assignment by Wed, May 20 at 11:59 PM EST).
Chapter 7 – Herbs and Nutritional Supplements
Questions: Choose one of the common medicinal herbs (table 7.3 / page #123 & 124 of your textbook) answer the following questions?
1. Mention the herb that you choose. What are the common uses of this herb? Mention possible contraindications.
2. Is there any research study done on this herb? Mention the research study and discuss results of it.
Guidelines: The answer should be based on the knowledge obtained from reading the textbook, no just your opinion. If there are 5 questions in the discussion, you must answer all of them.
Grading Criteria: Student mentions one medicinal herb discussed in the book (10 points). Common uses (20 points). Contraindications (20 points). Mention research study (20 points). Discuss results of research study (30 points).