A balanced and intelligent guide to herbal remedies discussing traditional methods, new advances, and current studies into the efficacy of herbs for healing. Keville (director, American Herb Association) introduces herbal preparations for beginners and suggests remedies for problems in the central nervous and circulatory systems, the heart, digestive tract, liver, urinary tract, respiratory tract, and the reproductive system. She also supplies general advice on cooking for health, skin products, and ways to boost immunity. The volume is attractively designed and features illustrations of common plants. Distributed by St. Martin's Press. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.
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"...an easy-to-read, neatly organized sourcebook for safe herbal treatment for most of ails of modern humanity."--James A. Duke, Ph.D. "One of the most delightful herbal medicine books out there. The author's breadth of knowledge is extraordinary and her writing style remains entertaining and informative throughout. I'll be recommending this book to patients and fellow holistic physicians for years."-David Edelberg, M.D., medical director, American Holistic Centers
"...an amazing job of pulling together the best information avaiable in a book that is both highly practical and highly readable."-Christopher Hobbs, author of Handbook for Herbal Healing "Herbs for Health and Healing will help establish Kathi Keville in her well-deserved and rightful place as one of America's premier herbal authors." --Mark Blumenthal, executive director, American Botanical Council "Kathi Keville combines the best of what works in traditional herbal healing systems with a modern scientific understanding of how herbs work. Of the dozens of popular herb guides available today, this will the first that I will turn for my own family's health needs."--Steven Foster, author of Herbal RenaissanceAbout the Author:
Kathi Keville is director of the American Herb Association.
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