The Herbal Medicine Maker s Handbook

The Herbal Medicine Maker s Handbook Author James Green
ISBN-10 9780307779465
Year 2011-03-09
Pages 384
Language en
Publisher Crossing Press
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THE HERBAL MEDICINE-MAKER'¬?S HANDBOOK is an entertaining compilation of natural home remedies written by one of the great herbalists, James Green, author of the best-selling THE MALE HERBAL. Writing in a delightfully personal and down-home style, Green emphasizes the point that herbal medicine-making is fundamental to every culture on the planet and is accessible to everyone. So, first head into the garden and learn to harvest your own herbs, and then head into your kitchen and whip up a batch of raspberry cough syrup, or perhaps a soothing elixir to erase the daily stresses of modern life. From the Trade Paperback edition.

The Herbal Medicine Maker s Handbook

The Herbal Medicine Maker s Handbook Author James Green
ISBN-10 9780895949905
Year 2000
Pages 384
Language en
Publisher Celestial Arts
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THE HERBAL MEDICINE-MAKER'¬?S HANDBOOK is an entertaining compilation of natural home remedies written by one of the great herbalists, James Green, author of the best-selling THE MALE HERBAL. Writing in a delightfully personal and down-home style, Green emphasizes the point that herbal medicine-making is fundamental to every culture on the planet and is accessible to everyone. So, first head into the garden and learn to harvest your own herbs, and then head into your kitchen and whip up a batch of raspberry cough syrup, or perhaps a soothing elixir to erase the daily stresses of modern life.

The Herbal Medicine makers Handbook

The Herbal Medicine makers  Handbook Author James Green
ISBN-10 0895949903
Year 2000
Pages 384
Language en
Publisher Springer Science & Business
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A comprehensive guide to making natural home remedies that covers essential herbs, gardening and harvesting, drying, garbling, storing, kitchen equipment, the extraction process, solvents, forms of herbal medicine, flower essences, oil infusion, and much more.

Making Plant Medicine

Making Plant Medicine Author Richard A. Cech
ISBN-10 0970031203
Year 2000
Pages 282
Language en
Publisher
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"A modern medicine making book and formulary with its roots in original herbalism designed for every medicinal herb gardener to cultivate the full potential of the plant-human relationship" -- publisher website (July 2007).

Medical Herbalism

Medical Herbalism Author David Hoffmann
ISBN-10 9781594778902
Year 2003-10-24
Pages 672
Language en
Publisher Simon and Schuster
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A foundational textbook on the scientific principles of therapeutic herbalism and their application in medicine • A complete handbook for the medical practitioner • Includes the most up-to-date information on preparations, dosage, and contraindications • By the author of The Complete Illustrated Holistic Herbal Medical Herbalism contains comprehensive information concerning the identification and use of medicinal plants by chemical structure and physiological effect, the art and science of making herbal medicine, the limitations and potential of viewing herbs chemically, and the challenge to current research paradigms posed by complex plant medicines. It also includes information on toxicology and contraindications, the issues involved in determining dosage and formulation types for an individual, guides to the different measurement systems and conversion tables, and the pros and cons of both industrial and traditional techniques. With additional sections devoted to the principles of green medicine, the history of Western Herbalism, the variety of other medical modalities using medicinal plants, an extensive resource directory, and a discussion of treatments organized by body system, Medical Herbalism is the comprehensive textbook all students and practitioners of clinical herbalism need to develop their healing practices.

The Herbal Handbook

The Herbal Handbook Author David Hoffmann
ISBN-10 9781620554722
Year 1998-02-01
Pages 240
Language en
Publisher Simon and Schuster
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Well-respected herbalist David Hoffmann's comprehensive and practical guide to herbal medicine. • Discusses the history and modern practice of herbalism, including Chinese, Native American, and Welsh influences. • Includes a practical reference section listing the effects of various herbs, with prescriptions on how to use them for a wide range of illnesses. • Covers the fundamentals of growing, drying, storing, and cooking with herbs. • Over 45,000 copies of previous edition sold. This compendium of medical herbalism by one of the most eminent herbalists practicing today is both comprehensive and practical. Answering basic as well as complicated questions about herbal medicine, it provides both the novice and the experienced practitioner with a reliable framework in which to develop their herbal skills. A discussion of the history and modern practice of herbalism, encompassing the influences of Welsh, Chinese, and Native American herbal medicine is followed by a practical reference section that lists the various actions herbs have on the body (carminative, anti-inflammatory, etc.), with examples of herbs and their mode of activity in each category. Herbal prescriptions for various illnesses are also organized under the main systems of the body so that information can be quickly and easily referenced. A final section covers the fundamentals of growing, drying storing and cooking with herbs, as well as the making of infusions, decoctions, oils, and ointments. The author also provides helpful introductions to aromatherapy and plant medicines.

The Male Herbal

The Male Herbal Author James Green
ISBN-10 9780307779458
Year 2011-03-02
Pages 352
Language en
Publisher Crossing Press
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In this long-awaited second edition of THE MALE HERBAL, James Green gives men and boys the tools they need to create or maintain physical and emotional health through a customized herbal program. By following Green'¬?s newly developed constitutional model and referencing the comprehensive alphabetical herbal listings, men can create an herbal program attuned to their unique body type, lifestyle, and health needs. Featuring life-changing information about common plants, herbal alternatives to Viagra, medicinal uses of herbs for male-specific issues, and nearly thirty recipes for teas, tinctures, salves, and tonics, this updated guide emphasizes prevention and health with sensitivity and wisdom. From the Trade Paperback edition.

Herbal Healing for Women

Herbal Healing for Women Author Rosemary Gladstar
ISBN-10 9781501175558
Year 2017-04-18
Pages 304
Language en
Publisher Simon and Schuster
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Simple, safe, and effective herbal remedies for women of all ages. For centuries women have turned to herbs to cope with a wide variety of health problems and conditions. Comprehensive and easy-to-use, Herbal Healing for Women explains how to create remedies—including teas, tinctures, salves, and ointments—for the common disorders that arise in the different cycles of a woman's life. Covering adolescence, childbearing years, pregnancy and childbirth, and menopause, Rosemary Gladstar teaches how herbs can be used to treat the symptoms of conditions such as acne, PMS, morning sickness, and hot flashes. A complete women's health-care manual, Herbal Healing for Women discusses: -common disorders and the herbs that are effective for treating them -how to select and store herbs -preparation of hundreds of herbal remedies -an alphabetical listing of herbs, including a brief description of the herb, the general medicinal usage, and when necessary, warnings about potential side effects. By explaining the properties of specific herbs and the art of preparation, Rosemary Gladstar demonstrates not only how to achieve healing through herbs but good health as well.

Rosemary Gladstar s Medicinal Herbs A Beginner s Guide

Rosemary Gladstar s Medicinal Herbs  A Beginner s Guide Author Rosemary Gladstar
ISBN-10 9781603428293
Year 2012-04-30
Pages 224
Language en
Publisher Storey Publishing
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Craft a soothing aloe lotion after an encounter with poison ivy, make a dandelion-burdock tincture to fix sluggish digestion, and brew up some lavender-lemon balm tea to ease a stressful day. In this introductory guide, Rosemary Gladstar shows you how easy it can be to make your own herbal remedies for life’s common ailments. Gladstar profiles 33 common healing plants and includes advice on growing, harvesting, preparing, and using herbs in healing tinctures, oils, and creams. Stock your medicine cabinet full of all-natural, low-cost herbal preparations.

Backyard Medicine

Backyard Medicine Author Julie Bruton-Seal
ISBN-10 9781626368699
Year 2013-12-13
Pages 224
Language en
Publisher Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.
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Backyard Medicine is a beautiful book, packed with nearly 300 color photographs and over 120 herbal remedies that you can make yourself. It gives a fascinating insight into the literary, historic, and world-wide application of the fifty common plants that it covers. It is the sort of book you can enjoy as an armchair reader or use to harvest and make your own herbal remedies from wild plants. Anyone who wants to improve his or her health in the same way that human-kind has done for centuries around the world, by using local wild plants and herbs, will find this book fascinating and useful.

The Book of Herbal Wisdom

The Book of Herbal Wisdom Author Matthew Wood
ISBN-10 9781556432323
Year 1997
Pages 579
Language en
Publisher North Atlantic Books
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Drawing on the healing traditions of Native Americans, Quakers, and the English, as well as botanical literature and his own observations, the author explains the medicinal uses of thirty-six herbs for alleviating a variety of ailments. Original. IP.

The Herbal Medicine Cabinet

The Herbal Medicine Cabinet Author Debra St. Claire
ISBN-10 0890878269
Year 1997
Pages 150
Language en
Publisher
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Offers instructions and recipes for preparing and using herbal remedies, including infusions, decotions, creams, lotions, poultices, compresses, salves, tinctures, extracts, and elixirs

Rosemary Gladstar s Herbal Recipes for Vibrant Health

Rosemary Gladstar s Herbal Recipes for Vibrant Health Author Rosemary Gladstar
ISBN-10 9781603426404
Year 2015-10-01
Pages 400
Language en
Publisher Storey Publishing
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Promote vibrant health and radiant beauty, soothe everyday ailments, and ease persistent stress with these simple, natural cures for everything from dry skin and infant colic to cold symptoms and insomnia. Renowned herbalist Rosemary Gladstar provides 175 proven therapies and herbal remedies that are easy to prepare and safe enough for children. Offering a potent and effective alternative to commercial pharmaceuticals, Gladstar will inspire you to nurture yourself and those you love with nature’s healing herbs.