The Complete Herbal Tutor: The ideal companion for study and practice

The Complete Herbal Tutor: The ideal companion for study and practice

by Anne McIntyre
     
 

Herbal medicines have been used for many centuries to treat illnesses and restore health, and today herbalism still remains the most widely-practiced form of medicine around the world.

Written by a leading Medical Herbalist, The Complete Herbal Tutorprovides in-depth knowledge of the practice and theory of herbal medicine, including everything you need to

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Overview

Herbal medicines have been used for many centuries to treat illnesses and restore health, and today herbalism still remains the most widely-practiced form of medicine around the world.

Written by a leading Medical Herbalist, The Complete Herbal Tutorprovides in-depth knowledge of the practice and theory of herbal medicine, including everything you need to know about its history, how it works, how to grow, gather and prepare herbs, and how to use them to create a herbal prescription.

The rigorously-researched and illustrated materia medica contains over 150 herbs, with clear explanations of their properties, active ingredients and the latest scientific developments on their uses.

There is also a clear explanation of how herbs can be used to treat each of the body's systems, with advice on using remedies for healing a range of specific conditions.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781856753180
Publisher:
Octopus Books
Publication date:
08/23/2010
Pages:
256
Sales rank:
557,921
Product dimensions:
7.60(w) x 10.20(h) x 0.80(d)
Age Range:
Up to 18 Years

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