Judy Apicella is a Master Herbalist, a Nutritionist with a Master’s in the Science of Nutrition, a researcher, author, and alpaca farmer. She started her company Home Harvested Herbals in the Wise Woman tradition, originally sharing remedies with friends and family. This led to her helping over 200 people recover from Chronic Lyme with her herbal formula for which she was awarded a grant from the State of Connecticut to research through the University of Bridgeport. As a nutritionist she creates individual plans based on biochemistry and symptoms to help people with Lyme disease, hormonal issues, gut issues, eczema, and more. Her herbal formulas play a key role in this healing. Along with her son and husband she created a sanctuary for alpacas at her home. Bella Alpacas has rescued many alpacas and is now home to 15.