Health & Fitness

Healing with the Herbs of Life

Author: Lesley Tierra

Publisher: Crossing Press

ISBN:

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 448

View: 330

If you have been daunted by complicated, esoteric herbal books in the past, Healing with the Herbs of Life offers clear and concise explanations of how and why herbs heal. It also provides step-by-step instructions for creating your own herbal remedies, therapeutic approaches you can use at home, and easy-to-follow guidelines for gathering, preparing, purchasing, and storing herbs. Previously published as The Herbs of Life, this completely revised and updated edition synthesizes the great herbal traditions of China and India with Western herbology to form a new kind of planetary herbal. · Features a new chapter on treating specific conditions, expanded chapters in Materia Medica and the energy of food, and revised chapters on living with the seasons and home therapies · With new information on herbal safety and drug/herb interactions. · The previous edition, The Herbs of Life, sold 45,000 copies.
Health & Fitness

The Herbs of Life

Author: Lesley Tierra

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 250

View: 772

Explains how to use herbs for healing, lists home remedies and therapies, and tells how to harvest, select, store, and prepare herbs.
Health & Fitness

Herbs for Life

Author: K. J. Daoud

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 280

View: 694

"Herbs for Life" is a compilation of information from dozens of sources, all in one easy-to-use book. The discussion of 130 herbs provides straightforward information and is illustrated and cross-referenced.
Gardening

Herbal

Author: Deni Bown

Publisher: Pavilion

ISBN:

Category: Gardening

Page: 320

View: 863

Produced in association with the Chelsea Physic Garden Superbly illustrated with photographs from the author's own herb garden, Chelsea Physic Garden and travels worldwide as well as plates from ancient herbals An authoritative but accessible text designed to appeal to experts and novices Herbs contribute to many aspects of everyday living. Healing herbs have always been used as remedies; herbs are used in the kitchen for flavour and aroma; herbs fragrance perfumes and cosmetics and are used for aromatherapy oils. More than that, herbs are easy to grow and provide fragrance, colour and texture in the garden. In this fascinating book, Deni Bown tells the story of each herb, providing an intimate portrait of its power and properties. The profiles feature the most popular and productive uses and provide notes to gardeners on how to grow each herb. Special features discuss a wider variety of herbs grouped as herbal relaxants, stimulants, balsams, colourings, tonics and poisons. Beautifully illustrated with colour photographs and botanical plates from ancient herbals, this book is a source book for mind, body and soul, as well as a testament to the natural power and beauty of herbs.

Herbs for Life

Author: Dee Henderson

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN:

Category:

Page: 120

View: 239

This book includes many herbs and spices that can be used to enrich your life. It includes how to make different preparations, what to be careful of, and what can be used for various circumstances. This book does not replace the advice of your physician, but focuses on the herbs and spices that the author uses in everyday life. The information contained in this book is based on the experiences of the author, but you should always consult with your physician before beginning a course of herbal supplements or remedies. The author has spent her life using these herbs and spices, and now shares her love of all things herbal with you.
Health & Fitness

Cycles of Life

Author: Ellen Kamhi

Publisher: M Evans & Company

ISBN:

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 211

View: 281

Demonstrates the use of herbs in a natural self-care program and presents a range of natural herbal remedies and supplements specifically designed for each stage in a woman's life, from puberty through menopause.