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Herbal folk medicine

an A to Z guide

by Thomas K. Squier

  • 126 Want to read
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Holt in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Herbs -- Therapeutic use -- Encyclopedias.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementThomas Broken Bear Squier with Lauren David Peden.
    ContributionsPeden, Lauren David.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRM666.H33 S686 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 228 p. :
    Number of Pages228
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL680674M
    ISBN 100805037241
    LC Control Number97027236

    The Chinese book on roots and grasses “Pen T’Sao,” written by Emperor Shen Nung circa BC, treats drugs (dried parts of medicinal plants), many of which are used even nowadays such as the following: Rhei rhisoma, camphor, Theae folium, Podophyllum, the great yellow gentian, ginseng, jimson weed, cinnamon bark, and ephedra.[3,4]. Herbal therapy for skin disorders has been used for thousands of years. Even our biologically close relatives, the great apes, use herbal self-medication (Huffman ). Specific herbs and their uses developed regionally, based on locally available plants and through trade in ethnobotanical remedies. Systems of herbal use developed regionally in Europe, the Middle East (Ghazanfar ), Africa.

    Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Herbal folk medicine by Thomas K. Squier, , Holt edition, in English - 1st ed. Herbal folk medicine ( edition) | Open LibraryCited by: 4. Herbal and Magical Medicine draws on perspectives from folklore, anthropology, psychology, medicine, and botany to describe the traditional medical beliefs and practices among Native, Anglo- and African Americans in eastern North Carolina and Virginia. In documenting the vitality of such seemingly unusual healing traditions as talking the fire out of burns, wart-curing, blood-stopping, herbal.

    Traditional German Herbal Medicine is a practice and research area championed by modern physicians, pharmacists, and health and wellness practitioners. The practice incorporates various disciplines and practices of natural medicine that have developed over time. These practices include the time‐tested techniques have evolved from. The Natural Remedies Encyclopedia Home remedies for over diseases and disorders. Back in the old days, the pioneers were practical-minded people. They knew how to make-do with what they had. They combined folk remedies from centuries earlier in other lands, with herbal formulas borrowed from the Indians. Since then, even moreFile Size: 2MB.


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