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The Complete Woman's Herbal: A Manual of Healing Herbs and Nutrition for Personal Well-Being and Family Care

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This comprehensive guide recommends safe, simple, and effective herbal remedies utilizing plants from your garden as well as readily available herbs and preparations.

Today, women are searching for up-to-the-minute information about how their bodies work, and how to best care for themselves and their families. Based on the very latest scientific studies, The Complete Woman's Herbal is a comprehensive manual for women who want a healthy diet and lifestyle coupled ...

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This comprehensive guide recommends safe, simple, and effective herbal remedies utilizing plants from your garden as well as readily available herbs and preparations.

Today, women are searching for up-to-the-minute information about how their bodies work, and how to best care for themselves and their families. Based on the very latest scientific studies, The Complete Woman's Herbal is a comprehensive manual for women who want a healthy diet and lifestyle coupled with the use of medicinal herbs.

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A comprehensive guide to the use of herbal remedies with plants from the garden as well as readily-available herbs and preparations. Includes an examination of physical and emotional health throughout women's life stages; practical advice on stress management, first aid, health, and beauty; and a dictionary of herbs and ailments which may be treated with herbs. The many illustrations include beautiful color photographs and drawings of healing plants. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780805035377
  • Publisher: Holt, Henry & Company, Inc.
  • Publication date: 1/15/1995
  • Series: Reference Books Series
  • Edition description: REV
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 288
  • Product dimensions: 7.68 (w) x 9.68 (h) x 0.85 (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction 8
Pt. 1 Herbal Wellbeing
1 About Herbs 14
2 The Well Woman 44
Pt. 2 The Seasons of Womanhood
3 Puberty - The Emerging Woman 76
4 The Menstrual Cycle 84
5 Preconception and Fertility 100
6 Pregnancy and Childbirth 114
7 Postnatal Care and Motherhood 152
8 Breastfeeding and Infant Care 166
9 Adult Life and Menopause 184
10 Later Years 200
Pt. 3 Practical Problem Solving
11 First Aid 210
12 Healing Yourself 218
13 Herbs for Beauty 248
14 Housekeeping Herbs 262
The Herbs and Ailments 274
Glossary 278
Where to Find Help 280
Where to Find the Herbs 281
Further Reading 282
Index 283
Acknowledgements 287
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