The New Zealand Journal of Natural Medicine was launched in Auckland on May 7, 2011.  Its editors Jonathan Eisen and Katherine Smith have 70 years of editing and publishing experience between them.

Jonathan Eisen is the editor of the New Zealand best seller Suppressed Inventions and Other Discoveries.

Katherine Smith is the editor of  a book on organic growing and farming Superfoods: How to Grow Them and Why You Need Them Now (AIT Press) and The Cancer Prevention Handbook (The Full Court Press, 2000). She has also trained as a herbalist and maintained a part-time practice for ten years.

The New Zealand Journal of Natural Medicine also has four associate editors:

Lady Carla Davis (MPH) is a naturopath and author who is a former Nutrition Advisory Board Member for the US health magazine Let’s Live. Lady Davis currently serves as the International Ambassador for the Wildlife Protection Assoc. of Australia (WPAA), a Peace Ambassador for the Universal Peace Federation (UPF) and a Global Energy Parliament (GEP) Cabinet Minister for Environment, India.

Allison Roe (MBE) is best known to New Zealanders as an athlete.  However she is also a respected businesswoman who has promoted healthy lifestyles and raised money for health-associated charities.

Julie Smith works with children and young people who have learning disabilities. She is also the founder of the website www.offtheradar.co.nz on the controversy surrounding HPV vaccines.

Wilfried Wank is an Austrian-born certified scenar practitioner.  He has had a varied career which has included working for five years in Southern Africa helping people with HIV Aids and malaria using Rife, the Bob Beck Protocol and ozone therapies. He now specialises in scenar therapy.

The New Zealand Journal of Natural Medicine  explores a wide range of topics that are relevant to maintaining or regaining good health, including nutrition, herbal medicine, including New Zealand native rongoa, exercise, homoeopathy, Traditional Chinese Medicine, massage and many other modalities that can make a contribution to improving people’s health.  It also examines environmental and social and issues that impact on health, as well as include information that will allow readers to reduce their risks of developing iatrogenic disease.

The New Zealand Journal of Natural Medicine is published quarterly and distributed in New Zealand and Australia.


Disclaimer: The NZ Journal of Natural Medicine is published for educational purposes only. The contents of the print version of The NZ Journal of Natural Medicine or its website should not be considered to be medical advice.  Articles in the Journal and on the website represent the opinion(s) of the contributor(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Journal or its staff, nor do links to other websites necessarily constitute an endorsement of that website by the Journal or vice versa.  The NZ Journal of Natural Medicine cautions readers that self-diagnosis and/or self-treatment may have unintended consequences and that the advice of a competent health professional is advisable for anyone who has a health concern.