Description : The book covers 107 herbs and their medical uses in the treatment of diseases. It is divided into two parts- the first describes, in detail, 66 important herbs with strong healing powers and curative properties and the second describes, in brief, 41 herbs with comparatively milder properties. In each part herbs have been arranged alphabetically, according to their English names, as well as by trade names, where they are more popular by the trade name. While there are numerous books on herbs, the distinctive feature of this book is its reasonably comprehensive information about herbs, especially their uses in the treatment of various diseases.
Description : Herbs have been used for centuries to treat major and minor ailments, and as people seek more natural approaches to health, herbal remedies have become the most popular modern form of alternative medicine. Herbs is a guide to these plants healing properties in which you’ll learn: -How to cultivate herbs at home and in the garden. -A range of common ailments and the herbs used to treat them. -Comprehensive guidance on using herbs safely. This is a beautiful and comprehensive guide to the characteristics and curative properties of 130 of the most useful healing herbs. Each spread offers a summary of the herb by its common name, its properties, uses, availability, and safety information. Herbs are shown in their various forms, and a color photograph of its leaf or flower against a black background captures the herb's beauty as never before.
Description : This safe and practical guide brings herbalism into the 21st century-an authoritative handbook to using herbs in your life, from the kitchen to the medicine cabinet to the dressing table. Popular interest in herbs is growing at a fast pace as scientists confirm what herb users have known for centuries: Herbs can play a significant role in healing and preventing disease. Long used as flavorful condiments in our favorite dishes, leading herbalist Kathi Keville uncovers the power pf herbs as health and beauty aids. With recommendations from a variety of specialists in natural healing, Herbs for Health and Healing is a comprehensive and authoritative health care guide filled with remedies that have a proven track record.
Description : Synthesizing the herbal knowledge of both China and India, this updated guide to using plants for healing presents ancient wisdom in a modern, practical, step-by-step format. Original.
Description : "The Modern Witch's Book Of Herbs And Healing" delves deep into the forces of nature to reveal these healthful secrets that all readers can use anytime, anywhere-from herbs to stones to amulets. These natural treatments help wipe out fatigue and the malaise which can visit us at any time.
Description : An essential reference for the beginning herbalist, featuring 20 common herbs, many of which are considered weeds, that can often be found in hedgerows, meadows, and wild places.
Description : "Imagine if you could just drink a delicious cup of tea and banish your worst headaches. Or step into a sweetly scented bath and wash away skin eruptions and rashes. What if you could get rid of that nagging back pain once and for all--in just a matter of days? If this all sounds too good to be true, it's because it is...for most people. Over the last 500 years, these amazing health benefits--and many others besides--have been a fact of life for Jamaica's Maroons. Hidden away for centuries--nearly forgotten--the Maroons are among the world's most skilled herbalists. But 'civilization' has finally reached their high mountain valleys...and their culture and knowledge is disappearing. Now, Ivelyn Harris, the last living Maroon healer, has broken her silence. Afraid that her ancestors' healing knowledge may die with her, Ivey has decided to share her secrets. Secrets that made heart disease, diabetes, cancer and other devastating illnesses almost unknown among the Maroons. Remedies for everything from headaches to hemorrhoids to heart problems."--Publisher's description.
Description : Do you feel out of focus? Do you wish you could cleanse all the negative, toxic energy from your life? Do you long to know how to purify yourself, body, soul, and spirit? Do you want to know how to invite powerful spiritual beings into your life? Do you want to experience a profound state of serenity? Do you yearn for more strength and vitality? For the first time, spiritual teacher, naturopath, and herbalist Jennifer Bailey shares her gentle and natural approach to self-healing. She explains how you can invite the powerful healing energies from high levels of the solar system, channelled through the herbs in your garden, for your own use. You can bring the archangels and fairy kings and queens into your daily life. Through these amazing techniques, you can learn how to: cleanse your meridians; restore your crystal grid; remove unhealthy blocks; improve your strength; feel more vitalised; awaken your spiritual power; unleash the power of herbs and plants; and enjoy increased health. Once you know how to quickly bring in high beings associated to each colour for everyday use, you can improve your focus, communication, strength, vitality, balance, calmness, and harmony. "An incredible read, guiding the beginner into initiation and offering valuable insights and practical exercises for all those who are passionate to take the next step." -Emi Jackson, Reiki practitioner, and massage therapist, Oceania Healing Centre."