Herbalists talk about the renaissance of traditional medicines

The traditional knowledge of plants and herbs is being passed on to new generations.

Traditional medicines used by Indigenous peoples for millennia are experiencing something of a renaissance in recent years.

APTN News spoke with individuals who are using traditional herbs and medicines in different ways.

Reporter / Saskatoon

Priscilla is Cree and a member of Mistawasis Nehiyawak in Saskatchewan. She has worked with APTN National News in the past as a reporter in Winnipeg, host for an entertainment segment, and the 2010 Winter Olympics. Wolf is an alumni of the INCA –Indian Communications Arts Program at FNUC & has a BA of Indigenous Studies from the University of Regina. She brings over ten years of experience working in media across the prairie provinces.