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Herbal Constituents By Lisa Ganora
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Herbal Constituents is a concise yet thorough textbook for students and practitioners of botanical medicine (e.g., medical herbalists, naturopaths, holistic practitioners, pharmacists). Using... More > examples from commonly employed herbs, it explains concepts from phytochemistry and pharmacognosy that are important for understanding the characteristics and functions of botanical medicines. Heavily illustrated with structure drawings, and written by an herbalist with extensive training in botany and chemistry, this unique book brings together the wisdom of traditional practice with the insights of contemporary science.< Less
Herbal Remedies By TT57
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In recent years the issue of Alternative Healing has skyrocketed to the forefront of the medical field. A 2004 government survey concluded that more than one third of adults use alternative medicine... More > and healing. Herbal Medicine is the use of botanicals (plants) either singularly or in combination to prevent and treat certain ailments and illnesses. People native to different geographical locations have long used plants and plant extracts to cure specific maladies. While it may seem “trendy” to some, Herbal Medicine has been around for thousands of years. In fact, many of the familiar pharmaceutical medications we use today were originally created from “natural” ingredients.< Less
Plants and the Plague: The Herbal Frontline By Marcus Harrison
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Plague has gone down in history as one of the terrors of humanity, and if there was perhaps but one word that conjured fear in the minds of people centuries ago it would have been that of 'plague'.... More > Without any understanding of germ theory physicians could only attempt to deal with the visible symptoms of a plague attack and not overcome the bacterium at its' heart, Yersinia pestis. Plants and the Plague looks at around three dozen plant species used in the herbal medicine response to plague and pestilence in past centuries. It also looks at the clinical background to the disease, past medical thinking on the subject, courses of treatment formerly used, and numerous plague remedies that the selected plants found their way into. It is a story of superstition, tragedies of error, and faith in misguided medical precepts, but also one of incredible bravery on the part of those physicians and doctors who stayed behind to treat the afflicted and dying in the face of this killer disease.< Less
Chinese Herbal Medicine and Diagnosis By Paul Robin, Dragomir Lubomirov
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This book is for students and practitioners alike of traditional Chinese medicine, diagnosis and herbal medicine. It lists herbal herbs, how to use them and also traditional diagnostic signs, for... More > conditions easily identifiable and common place in practices today, in a way that is easily understood. The traditional Chinese diagnostics of Pulse face tongue and eye reading is also used and this book includes Traditional Chinese theoretical understanding of these common symptoms and conditions as well a modern medical concepts< Less
Culpeper's Complete Herbal By Nicholas Culpeper
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The original Culpeper's Herbal, complete in all it's charm, humor and practicality. For over 350 years, this historic and definitive guide to herbal remedies, written by physician Nicholas Culpeper,... More > has been the book to turn for anyone interested in using herbs. It includes details about where each herb can be found, its flowering time, astrology, and medical benefits. Best of all, it includes great low-tech, how-to information on how to prepare herbal pills, potions, lotions, plasters and more for do-it-yourself herbalists!< Less
Culpeper's Complete Herbal By Nicholas Culpeper
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The original Culpeper's Herbal, complete in all it's charm, humor and practicality. For over 350 years, this historic and definitive guide to herbal remedies, written by physician Nicholas Culpeper,... More > has been the book to turn for anyone interested in using herbs. It includes details about where each herb can be found, its flowering time, astrology, and medical benefits. Best of all, it includes great low-tech, how-to information on how to prepare herbal pills, potions, lotions, plasters and more for do-it-yourself herbalists! Spiral bound for easy reference.< Less
Culpeper's Complete Herbal By Nicholas Culpeper
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The original Culpeper's Herbal, complete in all it's charm, humor and practicality. For over 350 years, this historic and definitive guide to herbal remedies, written by physician Nicholas Culpeper,... More > has been the book to turn for anyone interested in using herbs. It includes details about where each herb can be found, its flowering time, astrology, and medical benefits. Best of all, it includes great low-tech, how-to information on how to prepare herbal pills, potions, lotions, plasters and more for do-it-yourself herbalists! Spiral bound for easy reference.< Less
Norse Magical and Herbal Healing By Ben Waggoner
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Written in Iceland around the year 1500, the little book now known only as AM 434a is a treasure trove of medieval medical knowledge. The book lists healing uses for over ninety different herbs. It... More > gives advice on health matters ranging from bloodletting to steam baths to the influence of the moon on health and human life. And it contains a number of magical spells, charms, prayers, runes, and symbols to bring health, wealth, and good fortune. The roots of the healing traditions in AM 434a go back thousands of years before the book itself was written. We are honored to present the first complete English translation of AM 434a. Complete notes and commentary explain this texts’s historical and cultural background. Medievalists, historians of science and magic, herbalists, and anyone interested in medieval Scandinavian lore and life will find this book indispensable.< Less
Norse Magical and Herbal Healing By Ben Waggoner
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Written in Iceland around the year 1500, the little book now known only as AM 434a is a treasure trove of medieval medical knowledge. The book lists healing uses for over ninety different herbs. It... More > gives advice on health matters ranging from bloodletting to steam baths to the influence of the moon on health and human life. And it contains a number of magical spells, charms, prayers, runes, and symbols to bring health, wealth, and good fortune. The roots of the healing traditions in AM 434a go back thousands of years before the book itself was written. We are honored to present the first complete English translation of AM 434a. Complete notes and commentary explain this texts’s historical and cultural background. Medievalists, historians of science and magic, herbalists, and anyone interested in medieval Scandinavian lore and life will find this book indispensable.< Less
THE REALITY OF HERBAL THERAPY By Dr. Michael E. James C.H., M.H., N.M.D.
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We convinced Dad to put some of his knowledge in this book. You will find his unique insights to health with his cut-to-the-chase approach. His candid opinion of the “other guys,” are... More > enlightning and at times humerous. Giving you confidence to tackle your own health. A few things Dad deals with are: How and Why Herbal Therapy Works; 4T Syndrome- are you a victim?; Dispelling Myths about herbal therapy; Knowing the right ways to prepare herbs; Why herbs seem scary at times; Illnesses- over 130 listed; and a 10 page index listing over 300 subjects. Dad’s approach is based on the age old, time-tested approach to herbology and health. Namely, that illness occurs as a result of a weakened and/or malnurished tissue, or system condition. Health is a result of feeding, nourishing, and cleansing the body. Jessica J James (one of Dr. James's kid ) Other works: "A Physician Reference Herbal Index" Textbook for the American Naturopathic Medical Institute & "Cut to the chase"< Less