Encyclopedia Of Herbal Medicine: 550 Herbs and Remedies for Common Ailments

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Encyclopedia Of Herbal Medicine: 550 Herbs and Remedies for Common Ailments

Encyclopedia Of Herbal Medicine: 550 Herbs and Remedies for Common Ailments

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Plant and care for fruits and vegetables with this brimming reference book, that hasn't forgotten anything you need for your garden. This book is a must for any library, book shelf or coffee table if you’re interested in nature, plants and health (or not) as it’s just packed with so much information! Containing over 900 entries of general disease conditions and corresponding herbal treatments, this book covers: therapeutic action, 550 monographs of medicinal plants, and the properties of herbs and preparations such as inctures, liquid extracts, poultices and essential oils. We at Penguin Random House Australia acknowledge that Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples are the Traditional Custodians and the first storytellers of the lands on which we live and work.

Highlights include growing and building an herbal first aid kit, the history of herbal medicine development, and in-depth analysis on key medicinal plants (cultivation, history, uses, and preparations).From ginger to lavender and thyme, and even the little dandelion - This book is a complete encyclopedia of herbs and plants and their healing properties. Dive deep into the pages of this handy herb book, and discover easy-to-follow guides to growing a plethora of plants and herbs that will change your life for the better! An illustrated guide to 550 medicinal plants offers readers the most up-to-date scientific data on these miraculous gifts of nature, as well as information on how to prepare remedies to treat more than sixty common ailments. Keep in mind that anyone can view public collections - they may also appear in recommendations and other places.

These 4 or 5-star reviews represent the opinions of the individuals who posted them and do not reflect the views of Etsy. Clear imagery will help you identify different healing plants, while a detailed self-help section shows you how to treat more than 150 common ailments - with practical herbal remedies you can make at home, learn how to create delicate tea infusions, strong tinctures, infused oils, and more. DK are brilliant at producing cost-effective books with high resolution photos and informative text. Highlights of this text are the introductory materials that provide a brief historical sketch of herbalism and its relationship to modern medicine as well as how herbs are used across continents. So when I found out these things were already written and available that I wouldn't have to keep looking in a book I was very excited.

Contains recipes for common ailments as well as preparations and detailed notes for the herbs included. However, the ever-growing pressure of balancing family life with a career makes way for an array of ailments, including stress and concern, not to mention a lot of today’s green-fingered gardeners simply lack time for growing herbs!

Both sections include 'Cautions' however I find these to be incredibly lacking as many plants in this book have multiple interactions and contraindications with both pharmaceuticals and herbal medicines and even regular food. To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. With this comprehensive encyclopedia of herbal medicine, you will discover nature's medicine in its purest form. Create the ideal habitat for planting, practise careful cultivation, and know the best time to harvest.Whether you're a natural health newbie or an experienced herbalist, the Encyclopedia of Herbal Medicine is the unrivalled guide to natural healing, with recipes and advice you can trust. Some of the technologies we use are necessary for critical functions like security and site integrity, account authentication, security and privacy preferences, internal site usage and maintenance data, and to make the site work correctly for browsing and transactions.

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