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January 2014

Featured Updated CE/CME: Echinacea

Natural Standard's continuing education programs have recently been updated and re-accredited. The featured CE/CME for the month of January is Echinacea: Safety & Effectiveness.

Echinacea species belong to the aster family (Asteraceae) that originated in eastern North America. Of the nine identified species, only three are used as medicine. The roots and herbs of the species have been studied for potential immune benefits.

Natural Standard offers CE/CME modules for multidisciplinary healthcare professionals. Students and other users may take courses for training purposes without generating credit certificates. Continuing Education requirements differ based on discipline, license and location. If you are unsure of your specific needs, please contact your local agency.

References

  1. Natural Standard: The Authority on Integrative Medicine. 

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