Essential Guide to Natural Home Remedies

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Natural remedies are increasingly available over the counter not just in health food stores but in pharmacies and supermarkets as well. Despite their growing popularity, ingredients are often unfamiliar and information on their effects can be hard to come by. Fortunately, many remedies can be made safely and cheaply at home, using herbs, wildflowers, and foods. But which of these simple remedies is helpful for which condition? How are they prepared? Are they best in teas, tinctures, or capsules? And how much of them should you take? Essential Guide to Natural Home Remedies steers the reader through these questions and more in four main sections: Using Herbs for Common Ailments; A Directory of Herbs and Healing Plants; Making and Buying Natural Remedies; and Growing and Storing Herbs. Advice on the home medicine chest, healthy houseplants, buying over-the-counter products, and consulting an herbalist complete this excellent essential guide. Penelope Ody, a member of Britain’s National Institute of Medical Herbalists, is the author of 15 books on herbal topics, including Complete Guide to Medicinal Herbs and The Holistic Herbal Directory.

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Penelope Ody studied herbal medicine at the School of Phytotherapy in Sussex and Traditional Chinese Medicine at the College of Traditional Chinese Medicine in Guangzhou. She is a member of the National Institute of Medical Herbalists. Her previous books for Kyle Cathie include The Handbook of Over-the-Counter Medicines and The Chinese Herbal Cookbook.

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'Brimming with information about herbal, household and wildflower remedies, there's even advice on putting together your own herbal medicine chest.' Ideal Home 'An authoritative yet extremely readable book...you'll learn something new every time you dip into it.' Kitchen Garden 'The last word on buying, preparing and using safe and effective remedies using only natural ingredients.' Organiclife '...(a) beautifully illustrated and very comprehensive guide, full of information and advice, written by a leading herbalist.' Yoga & Health

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