Herbal Healing for Women
Simon and Schuster, 10. 11. 1993 - Počet stran: 303
Simple, safe, and effective herbal home remedies for women of all ages! From menstruation to menopause, learn how to prepare natural treatments for acne, PMS, morning sickness, hot flashes, yeast infections, and more.
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.
An Introduction to Herbalism
Beginning Your Herbal Studies
Part Two THE ART OF HERBAL PREPARATION
The Tools of Herbalism
The Fine Art of Making Medicinal Herb Teas
Making Medicinal Herbal Oils
The Raging Hormones of Adolescence
Acne and Skin Problems
Part Four WOMEN OF THE CHILDBEARING YEARS
Menstrual Problems Cramps Light or Heavy Bleeding PMS and Endometriosis
Vaginal Infections and Genital Herpes
Fibrocystic and Related Breast Conditions
Salves and Ointments
How to Make Herbal Pills and Capsules
How to Make Herbal Tinctures and Liniments
The Herbal Medicine Chest
HERBS FOR YOUNG WOMEN
Uterine Fibroids Ovarian Cysts Cervical Dysplasia and Hysterectomies
Books on Healing Health and Herbs
Quick Reference to Formulas
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