Nicolette Perry

88 Nicolette Perry: Your Brain on Plants

Conversation with Nicolette Perry



Topics covered in this episode

  • Summary of her book “Your Brain on Plants”

  • Herbs and herbal recipes that are considered to be Calming Balms

  • Sleep promoting herbs

  • Plant Panaceas

  • Herbal recipes from the book

About Nicolette Perry

Nicolette is a pharmacognosist – who studies plants and their chemicals for health and medicine. As director of science and education at Dilston Physic Garden (a garden overgrown and brimming with medicinal plants and a charity for education) in the wilds of Northumberland UK, she has a particular interest in the science behind how plants work in the brain, having completed a Ph.D. in Salvia for Alzheimer’s disease, recently completed a book on plants for memory, mood and mind and currently running a second clinical trial testing plants for memory.

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Disclaimer: The information presented in this podcast is for educational purposes only, and is not meant to replace professional medical advice. Please consult your doctor if you are in need of medical care, and before making any changes to your health routine.