Course curriculum

  • 1

    The Musculoskeletal System: Pathology Studies

    • Musculoskeletal System - START HERE

    • What to expect in this course

    • Syllabus for Musculoskeletal Studies

  • 2

    Week 1: Section 1

    • Slideshow: Week 1 Class 1

    • Video 1.1a - Introduction and Course Syllabus (6:04)

    • Video 1.1b - Vocabulary (10:38)

    • Video 1.1c - Three Levels of Anatomy for Bones (18:45)

    • Video 1.1d - Anatomy for Connective Tissue (13:03)

    • Video 1.1e - Collagen (4:33)

    • Video 1.1f - Function of Connective and Dense Connective Tissue (12:36)

    • Video 1.1g - Tendons, Ligaments, Fasciae and Aponeuroses (8:26)

    • Video 1.1h - Anatomy of Muscule Tissue and Joints

    • Video 1.1i - Inflammation, Tissue Damage and Injury (14:14)

    • Video 1.1j - Tissue Healing of the bone (10:33)

    • Excerpt from 'The Herbal Medic', working with broken bones

    • Video 1.1k - Tissue healing of muscles (7:52)

    • Study Guide Week 1

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    Week 1: Section 2

    • Slideshow: Week 1 Class 2

    • Video 1.2a - Muscle Tissue Injury (11:02)

    • Video 1.2b - Tissue healing for muscles (15:07)

    • Video 1.2c - Growth Factors for healing (7:57)

    • Video 1.2d - Tissue healing of connective tissue (2:52)

    • Video 1.2e - Infection and Biofilms, Preparations & Applications (21:12)

    • Video 1.2f - Materia Medica - Ginkgo biloba and Vaccinium myrtilus (5:26)

    • Video 1.2g - Materia Medica - Astragalus membranaceous & Achillea spp (3:18)

    • Video 1.2h - Materia Medica - Arnica montana & Juniperus spp (7:18)

    • Video 1.2i - Materia Medica - Cornus officinalis & Symphytum officinalis & Salvia Miltiorrhiza (6:16)

    • Video 1.2j -Materia Medica - Equisetum spp & Urtica dioica (10:49)

    • Video 1.2l - Materia Medica - Zingiber officinale, Zanthoxylum spp & Monotropa uniflora (8:20)

    • Video 1.2m - Materia Medica - Gelsemium sempervirens, Argemone spp (5:30)

    • Video 1.2n - Materia Medica - Hericeum erinaceus, Hypericum perforatum, Cordyceps sinensis (3:56)

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    Week 2: Section 1

    • Video 2.1a - Acute Musculoskeletal issues - ribs (16:24)

    • Video 2.1b - Rib Injuries & First Aid (15:01)

    • Video 2.1c - Hip Musculoskeletal issues (9:46)

    • Video 2.1d - Hip Injuries & First Aid (25:38)

    • Video 2.1e - Knee Musculoskeletal issues (23:12)

    • Video 2.1f - Elbow Musculoskeletal issues (6:08)

    • Video 2.1g - Ankle Musculoskeletal issues (17:51)

    • Study Guide Week 2

    • Slideshow: Week 2 Section 1

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    Week 2: Section 2

    • Video 2.2a - Pain (13:57)

    • Slideshow: Week 2 Section 2

    • Video 2.2b - Adaptogens (6:48)

    • Video 2.2c - Shoulder region injuries (9:36)

    • Video 2.2d - Acromioclavicular Joint separation (8:18)

    • Video 2.2e - Clavical fractures (9:16)

    • Video 2.2f - Shoulder dislocations (6:57)

    • Video 2.2g - Frozen Shoulder (6:47)

    • Video 2.2h - Biceps Tear (5:40)

    • Video 2.2i - Shoulder Impingement Syndrome (8:54)

    • 2.2j - Proximal Humerus Fracture (4:53)

    • Video 2.2k - Herbal & Care Protocol (36:56)

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    Week 3: Section 1

    • Video 3.1a - Wrist Injuries (11:00)

    • Video 3.1b - Finger and Toe Injuries (7:01)

    • Video 3.1c - OsteoArthritis (9:42)

    • Video 3.1d - Rheumatoid Arthritis (15:09)

    • Video 3.1e - Arthritis comparison & Herbal Options (15:41)

    • Video 3.1f - The Effects of Stress & Herbal Approaches (12:56)

    • Video 3.1g - Datura Oil (5:14)

    • Video 3.1h - Fibromyalgia & Herbal Protocol (11:36)

    • Slideshow: Week 3 Section 1

    • Week 3 Study Guide

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    Week 3: Section 2

    • Slideshow: Week 3 Section 2

    • Video 3.2a - Tendonitis vs Tendinosus (26:31)

    • Video 3.2b - Common Tendinopathies & Herbal Approaches (19:31)

    • Video 3.2c - Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (10:51)

    • Video 3.2d - Ganglion Cysts (9:54)

    • Video 3.2e - Plantar Fasciitis (4:32)

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    Week 4: Section 1

    • Video 4.1a - Student Questions (3:34)

    • Video 4.1b - Materia Medica: Cissus quadrangularis (12:21)

    • Video 4.1c - Chromolaena adorata (10:48)

    • Video 4.1d - Materia Medica: Cichorium intybus (15:40)

    • Video 4.1e - Materia Medica: Chimaphila umbellata (7:50)

    • Video 4.1f - Materia Medica: Achyrantes bidentata (12:52)

    • Video 4.1g - Materia Medica: Acanthopanax gracilistylus (17:58)

    • Video 4.1h - Materia Medica: Emblica officinalis (6:48)

    • Video 4.1i - Materia Medica: Eucomia ulmoides (4:40)

    • Video 4.1j - Materia Medica: Schlerocarya birrea (4:39)

    • Video 4.1k - Materia Medica: Rheum officinalis (5:35)

    • Video 4.1m - Materia Medica: Notopterygium incisum (6:48)

    • Slideshow: Week 4 Class 1

    • Week 4 Study Guide

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    Week 4

    • Slideshow: Week 4 Class 2

    • Video: Week 4 Class 2

    • The Musculoskeletal System - Final Exam

  • 10

    BONUS Medicine Making: How to do a Percolation Tincture

    • 1 - Percolation Tincture Equipment-big

    • 2 - Percolation Pre-Grind

    • 3-Quality of the Grind

    • 4 - Pre-Wetting the Herb

    • 5 - Make the Percolation Cone

    • 6 - Packing The Percolation Funnel

    • 7 - Alcohol Ration & Drip Rate

    • 8 - Percolation Fine Tuning Adjustments

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    Q&A's with Carol

    • Q&A #1

    • Q&A #2

    • Q&A #3

    • Q&A #4