Free Arthritis Lecture with Paz Vizcarra, Licensed Acupuncturist & Herbalist

Wednesday April 8th, 6:30 -8:00 pm at Five Flavors Herbs Are you one in every three Americans who suffers from arthritis? Come find out how herbal medicine and acupuncture can help alleviate the pain & discomfort associated with arthritis. Free and open to the public. Please RSVP by calling Paz at 510-402-9272. Paz Vizcarra, L.Ac. […]


Consultations by donation Tuesday through Thursday 2-6 at Five Flavors Herbs

Do you have a health concern and don’t know where to begin? Would you like a little extra help selecting the right vitamin or supplement? Stop by our shop for a 15 minute consultation with one of our skilled practitioners from Paeonia Integrative Medicine to learn about how natural medicine can help you feel your best. […]


Topical Herbalism for Pain & Injury with Larken Bunce | April 19th 2015

Laying on of Leaves (and Roots and Flowers): Topical Herbalism for Pain, Injury, Spasm and More Sunday, April 19th 1-5 pm at Five Flavors Herbs, 344 40th St in Oakland With Larken Bunce, MS, Clinical Herbalist Learn to work with fresh and dry plants to make external remedies. Applying leaves directly to the body in […]

Free Class: Picking the right supplements April 22nd

There are a lot of supplements out there. And, health-conscious people take a boat load of supplements. When you’re trying to get fertile (or healthy in general) how do you figure out which supplements are necessary for you? Are they working? Or are they damaging your body even more? Learn how to read labels, figure […]

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Free Class: Managing Stress with Herbal Medicine April 15th

We all know that too much stress isn’t good for us; but how do we handle the unavoidable stressors of daily life? Herbal allies like nervines and adaptogens can support our response to stress and relieve problems caused by stress in the body. In this class we will learn about some key herbs for stress […]

Live Fermented Pickling Workshop Thursday April 9th

Learn to make your own live-cultured sauerkraut, kimchi or other pickled vegetable variation in this hands-on workshop at Five Flavors Herbs with PRESERVED owner Elizabeth Vecchiarelli. We will learn about the history, nutritive value, and simple technique of lacto-fermented pickling. Each student will get recipe guides and a personal jar of kraut to ferment at […]

Seminario gratis: Como aliviar su dolor de artritis

Miercoles, Abril 29, 6:30 – 8:00 pm en Five Flavors Herbs 344 40th St en Oakland Descubra porque la Medicina Tradicional China y las hierbas de Occidente tienen la reputación de ofrecer alivio al dolor y la inflamación. Venga a escuchar a Paz Vizcarra, Acupuncturista & Herbalista Licenciada para aprender como puede sentirse mejor. Confirme […]