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Herbs for Home Treatment: A Guide to Using Herbs for First Aid and Common Health Problems

Herbs for Home Treatment: A Guide to Using Herbs for First Aid and Common Health Problems
 

In At Home with Herbs Anna Newton explains the advantages of using herbs, and provides herbal remedies to cure common ailments, and improve general health. She provides easy to follow advice on creating your own apothecary with a small number of versatile herbs.

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ISBN 9781907448775
Published 18 May 2009 by Faber Factory
Available in EPUB format
Software Adobe Ebook Compatible Devices
Language en
Author(s) By Newton, Anna
Availability Wheelers ePlatform

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ISBN-13 9781907448775
ISBN-10 1907448772
Stock Available
Status Wheelers ePlatform
Publisher Faber Factory
Imprint Green Books
Publication Date 18 May 2009
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format EPUB ebook – 1st edition
Edition 1st
Author(s) By Newton, Anna
Category Medicine
Complementary Medicine
Traditional Medicine & Remedies
Shiatsu
Herbal Remedies
Family, Home & Self Help
Gardening: Herbs
Alternative Therapies, Healing & Health
Number of Pages 216
Dimensions Width: 156mm
Height: 234mm
Weight Not specified - defaults to 0g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Herbs - Popular works - Therapeutic use, Materia medica, Vegetable - Popular works
NBS Text Alternative Therapies & Health
ONIX Text General/trade
Dewey Code 615.321
Catalogue Code Not specified

Description of this Electronic Book

Herbs for Home Treatment is a comprehensive guide to the use of herbal remedies to cure common ailments and improve your general health. It includes advice on: preventing and treating common illnesses, creating your own tinctures, oils and ointments,maintaining your energy levels and increasing your mental and physical stamina, basic herbs to have at home, and those that are useful but not essential, assembling a first-aid kit for travelling, both in Europe and more remote areas, where to buy good-quality herbal products and find a professional herbalist. There are detailed sections on the common problems of the digestive, respiratory, circulatory and nervous systems, as well as chapters on slowing down the ageing process, reviving libido and recovering from a serious illness. If you want to look after your own health, Herbs for Home Treatment gives you all you need to do so in a user-friendly way and will inspire you to create your own medicines from your own herbs.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review "This book inspires and instructs with clarity and accuracy." -Jekka McVicar, author, New Book of Herbs

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Author's Bio

Anna Newton studied Herbal Medicine at the University of Wales, and has run a successful herbal medicine practice in Cheltenham for the past six years. She is a member of the National Institute of Medical Herbalists and the College of Practitioners of Phytotherapy.

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