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Ayurvedic Medicinal Plants By BILASH SARKAR
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Medicinal plants, also called medicinal herbs, botanical drugs, or natural product drugs, have been discovered and used in traditional medicine practices since prehistoric times. Plants synthesize... More > hundreds of chemical compounds for botanical functions, including defence against insects, fungi, diseases, and herbivorous mammals. Numerous phytochemicals with potential or established biological activity have been identified. However, since a single plant contains widely diverse phytochemicals, the effects of using a whole plant as medicine are uncertain. Further, the phytochemical content and pharmacological actions, if any, of many plants having medicinal potential remain unassessed by rigorous scientific research to define efficacy and safety. In the United States over the period 1999 to 2012, despite several hundred applications for new drug status, only two botanical drug candidates had sufficient evidence of medicinal value to be approved by the Food and Drug Administration.< Less
Medicinal Plants of the Boise Foothills By Shanell Rodriguez L.Ac.
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This ebook acts as an introductory guide to 22 medicinal plants in the Boise Foothills. Each plant includes its Latin name, its Family, a description of characteristics, a color photograph, habitat,... More > historic and current uses, and cautions and contraindications if warranted. This is not, by any means, an all inclusive list of medicinal plants in the area, but a great starting point for those interested in learning more about our local plants and their uses.< Less
The Beginners Guide To Medicinal Plants By Lindsey P
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KNOW EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT GROWING YOUR OWN PLANTS FOR MAKING ESSENTIAL OILS! ALL INFO NEEDED, SAVE MONEY ON HARVESTING YOUR OWN!!! Growing medicinal plants and herbs indoor is a... More > popular hobby for a lot of gardeners. One of the greatest reasons to plant medicinal plants indoor is to have a ready supply of these beneficial herbs. These herbs are those that you commonly snip into your sauces and soups. They can also be used to soothe an itchy rash or cough. Growing medicinal herbs may not sound to be very appealing, however you can benefit from growing these plants that can provide instant relief for many illnesses that can happen anytime of the day. It would also be wonderful to be able to cut a sprig of thyme while boiling water and prepare a fresh cup of thyme tea that is fragrant and vibrant. Since it is fresh, you’ll sure it is effective since it’s fresh.< Less
Medicinal Plants and Viruses By Aaron Matas
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Medicinal Plants and Viruses - How many antiviral plants are there? Are any effective against a specific ailment? I researched the information and included it in this book. MERS is too new to have... More > any documented research. SARS has one study with one plant listed. Download the preview for free. You will get the entire list of antiviral plants and find out that Licorice is a good candidate for SARS.< Less
Medicinal Plants for Cancers & Tumors By Aaron Matas
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More than 90 plants are listed with a short description of beneficial effects related to cancers and tumors. A few common ones are Ginger, Grape, Beans, Ginseng, Clove, Chamomile, Horseradish,... More > Turmeric, Oregano and Green Tea. A few not so common include Dogodogo, Tropical Almond, Gotu Kola and Burdock. Eat healthy and be healthy.< Less
Medicinal Plants for Diabetes By Aaron Matas
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Fifty five plants are listed with a short description of beneficial effects related to diabetes. A few common ones are Ginger, Grape, Beans, Ginseng, Pumpkin, Oats and Flax. A few not so common... More > include Bitter Melon, Neem (Indian People's Pharmacy) and Quava. This is a good place to start on the road to nutritional health.< Less
Medicinal Plants and Heart Health By Aaron Matas
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You find one or two studies on the heart about every year. Next year the information will change or tell you something new. I condensed the information and tried to make it readable. Artichoke,... More > Garlic, Ginger, Green Tea, Oats, Tomato, Onion, Flax, Wheat Germ Oil, Rosemary and Sage. These are some of the familiar plants that are beneficial to your heart. Or try a Lavender bath for circulatory disorders. Good for your heart, good for you.< Less
Medicinal Plants for Colds and Flu By Aaron Matas
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Elderberry Juice! That's it, you don't need anything else.... Well, Thyme is Commission E approved for Coughs and Bronchitis, you could add some fresh Thyme to your Chicken soup along with a little... More > Commission E approved Onion. Maybe a little Garlic. Radish Honey juice for Whooping Cough sounds a little far fetched so I won't mention it. But the Teas, a little Anise or Clove with some Mint and Honey.< Less
Medicinal Plants and Dental Hygiene By Aaron Matas
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Neem is the toothbrush tree. Cloves have eugenol, eugenol is/was used externally by dentists for its antiseptic and pain relieving ability. Drip a little fresh Noni/Kura juice on a toothache. Myrrh... More > is used for gingivitis. Use chewing gum with Mastic Tree resin, it's supposed to freshen the breath and tighten the gums.< Less
Medicinal Plant - Vilva By Lavanya Rangaraman
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Vilva is a subtropical plant and has a reputation for its ability to grow in places where other plants may not be grown successfully.Various parts of the tree is used in treating medical conditions... More > related to heart, abdomen, digestion, cancer, fungal, and bacterial infections etc.< Less

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Genius Matters Genius Matters By Angela Maiers
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