NATURES MEDICINES

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Medicinal/Health Gen

This authoritative guide to plants and their medicinal uses unlocks the secrets of their curative powers. Detailed descriptions of 184 herbs give clear information about preparations, dosage, potential contraindications, and when to seek a medical herbalist's advice. A complimentary section describes 150 common ailments, complete with the herbs that can best relieve their symptoms, and you'll also find instructions on preparing your own herbal medicines.


Product Information

1. Natures Medicine Chest; 2. From Plant to Potent Drug; 3. Herbal Medicine in the West; 4. Herbs in Eastern Medicine; 5. Harnessing the Healing Power; 6. Using Herbal Medicine Safely; 7. Cultivating thier own herbs; 8. Harvesting and preparing herbs; 9. Make your Herbal Remedies; 10. A to Z of Plants; 11. A to Z of Ailments; 12. Licensed Herbal Medicine; 13. Glossary; 14. Index; 15. Bibliography.

General Fields

  • : 9780276440847
  • : READER
  • : READER
  • : March 2006
  • : 254mm X 197mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 336
  • : over 500 colour illustrations
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  • : 2
  • : 615.321