Steven Horne

Steven Horne is professional member and recent past president of the American Herbalists Guild (AHG) and a professional member of the International Iridology Practitioner’s Association (IIPA).  He has also served on the board of directors of both organizations.

An herbalist, natural health teacher, author, and consultant, his work has taken him all over the United States and Canada and to several foreign countries, including Malaysia, Australia, New Zealand, England and Mainland China to share this wealth of knowledge. He has spoken at HerbFest, Whole Foods Expo, Clayton College’s annual conference, AHG’s annual symposium, and numerous conventions and conferences. He is a popular speaker and students find what he teaches is practical and easy to understand and apply.

Steven is the founder Kether One, Inc. and Tree of Light Publishing. He also offers personal health consultations through ABC Herbs.

Content Posted by Steven Horne


VS-C is a wonderful formula for chronic viral infections like herpes, infectious hepatitis and shingles where there are signs of heat (irritation or inflammation) and general weakness. It was proven to have activity against Herpes simplex viruses in clinical studies.

Trigger Immune

This combination is a general tonic which strengthens energy. It is especially helpful for those with chronic poor health. It enhances blood circulation and immune response which fights fatigue and degenerative diseases, including cancer. It is useful in repairing damage caused by surgery, injury, overuse of drugs, excessive emotional stress or radiation therapy.

Biological Terrain for the Immune System chart

This article contains my Biological Terrain Chart for the Immune System. You can  download a pdf version of this chart and are free to print and distribute the chart, email it or post it on a website provided you do not alter it in any way.

Berberine IR

Coptis: An Herb with Berberine

This isolated alkaloid, a chief ingredient in many infection-fighting herbs like goldenseal, Oregon grape and coptis, has mutliple health benefits. Besides being antibacterial, it also helps regulate insulin levels, triglycerides and may be beneficial for preventing cancer.

Facts and Myths About Detoxification

In this free class with professional herbalists Steven Horne, RH(AHG) and Thomas Easley, RH(AHG) you'll learn why cleansing or detoxification is a valid therapy and why there isn't a "one-shoe-fits-all-sizes" cleansing program.  We'll help you understand when cleansing is needed and when it is NOT a good idea to cleanse.  We'll also give you some practical suggestions on how to use detoxification therapy in a way that doesn't mean you have to "feel worse before you feel better."

Herbs and Emotional Healing Webinar

Working with emotions is an important part of the paradigm of holistic healing.  In this free webinar, conducted for the American Herbalists Guild (AHG), I talk about the link between our emotions and physical health issues and tissue states, how herbs (especially when used in the form of flower essences) can help to heal emotional issues and how to see all emotions, including the so-called negative ones, in a positive light.

Simple Secrets

This webinar is the first lesson in my Fundamentals of Natural Healing class.  I offered it for free to give people a sample of the kind of information in this course.  This first session explains inflammation and pain, the process of tissue injury, and introduces six secrets to relieving pain and reversing tissue damage.

Beat the Heat

I don't know what it's been like in your part of the country, but where I live it's been in the triple digits for a couple of weeks now. Even with extra water, the leaves on some of the plants in my garden are turning brown from getting scorched by t...


S-adenosylmethionine (abbreviated as SAMe or SAM-e) is a natural substance the body makes to facilitate certain chemical reactions. It is synthesized in the body from the amino acid methionine and adenosine triphosphate (ATP) and has a number of potential therapeutic benefits. It may be helpful for depression, liver problems (such as cirrhosis of the liver, chronic viral hepatitis, jaundice and Gilbert’s syndrome), arthritis (including osteoarthritis), fibromyalgia, Parkinson’s disease and Alzheimer’s disease.


Nutri-Calm is an anti-stress vitamin supplement (in an herbal base) with a proven track record for easing nervous stress and anxiety. It nourishes both the nerves and adrenal glands while balancing their function, providing people with a relaxed energy.