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Author Bellebuono, Holly.

Title The essential herbal for natural health : how to transform easy-to-find herbs into healing remedies for the whole family / Holly Bellebuono.

Publication Info. Boston : Roost Books, 2012.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 DeKalb PL Adult Non-Fiction - DKLY-12  615.321 BEL    AVAILABLE
 East Moline PL Adult Non-Fiction - EMPG-6  615.321 BEL    AVAILABLE
 Kankakee PL Second Floor - KKBB-2  P 615.321 BEL    AVAILABLE
 Woodstock PL Adult Non-Fiction - WOLY-11  615.321 BEL    AVAILABLE
Edition First edition.
Description xiii, 316 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Pt. 1. The herbs. Introducing herbs and herbalism -- The essential herbs -- pt. 2. The art of herbal medicine making. Introducing herbal medicine making -- Medicine-making methods -- pt. 3. Recipes and remedies for the whole family. For the expectant and new mother -- For infant and child -- Especially for women -- Especially for men -- pt. 4. Recipes and remedies for healthy living. Everyday tonics for vitality -- Sniffles, colds, and viruses -- Healing wounds -- Happy heart -- Tummy health -- Aches and pains -- Cleaning and detox -- Mind and spirit -- pt. 5. Recipes for herbal delights. Skin and body care -- Herbal drinks, dressings, and other edibles -- Dosage guidelines -- Seasonal chart for harvesting herbs -- Common plant names and their Latin binomials.
Summary An introduction to herbal healing for beginners focuses on thirteen foundation herbs while explaining how to prepare hundreds of simple and effective home treatments for common conditions, including stomach aches, anxiety, and dry skin.
Subject Naturopathy.
Herbs -- Therapeutic use.
Self-care, Health.
Alternative medicine.
HEALTH & FITNESS / Herbal Medications.
HEALTH & FITNESS / Women's Health.
HEALTH & FITNESS / Alternative Therapies.
ISBN 9781590309476 paperback
1590309472 paperback

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