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Herbal Medicine for Children

Herbalists use the leaves, flowers, stems, berries, and roots of plants to prevent, relieve, and treat illness. From a "scientific" perspective, many herbal treatments are considered experimental. The reality is, however, that herbal medicine has a...

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St. John’s Wort – The Versatile Herb

It was never like this on Prozac ... there's more laughter. (Kate, 48-year-old author. The herbalists of ancient times knew about the powers of St. John's wort, and they used it for a wide variety of ailments. However, Western medicine discarded the...

Flatulence

Flatulence may be perfectly natural and something that everyone gets, but if you have more than your share, it's a major annoyance.Where does all that gas come from, anyway? Often, it comes from swallowing air. It's also generated by

Fertility & Contraception

This fundamentally important area of human life is not only an expression of mystery and miracle, but impacts directly on the future of life on this planet under the pressure of the population explosion. Before exploring some of the ways in which...

Using Chinese Herbs for Colds

Traditional Chinese Medicine discerns two stages to the average cold. The early stage is mild and lasts from a few hours up to a day or two (invasion of wind and cold). These symptoms may arise following exposure to a cold draft or air conditioning...

Preparing Herbal Treatments

The herbal treatments recommended in this book include teas, baths, compresses, poultices, oils, and ointments. Some require that you start from scratch, while others, especially tablets or capsules, are available ready made. The recipes and...

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