An Illustrated Chinese Materia Medica by Jing-Nuan Wu

By Jing-Nuan Wu

One of many cornerstones of conventional chinese language drugs (TCM), natural medication has advanced over centuries of scientific perform and empirical effects right into a substantial physique of information encompassing greater than 6,000 ingredients, so much of whose results and makes use of were documented and researched. The literature on chinese language medicinal herbs is remarkable and unsurpassed within the world's clinical wisdom; the earliest recognized pharmacological paintings was once composed prior to the tip of the 3rd century B.C. the 1st classical chinese language materia medica seemed through the past due Han dynasty (25-22- A.D.) and incorporated 365 entries of botanical, zoological, and mineral ingredients, directory their houses and results. next materia medica have been assembled in the course of almost each dynasty from the Liang (456-536 A.D.) to the Qing (1645-1911). one of the significant remedies released in the course of those centuries was once the 30-volume Materia Medica prepared based on trend, which had 1558 entries, greater than 3,000 formulae, and have become the legit pharmacopoeia of natural drugs in China for 500 years. n Illustrated chinese language Materia Medica brings to the English language a lavishly illustrated atlas of the 320 herbs used most often in conventional chinese language clinical perform. each one substance is profiled authoritatively in monographs that supply pharmaceutical, botanical and English names; style homes and channel tropisms; features; medical makes use of and significant mixtures; dosage and management; and precautions. meant for medicinal and pharmaceutical chemists in addition to practitioners of homeopathic and substitute medications, this materia medica bargains a different mix of authenticity that's derived from wisdom of classical chinese language literature with a truly sensible target of persenting priceless info in an easy, simply understandable type.

Show description

Fenugreek - A Medical Dictionary, Bibliography, and by Icon Health Publications, Health Publica Icon Health

By Icon Health Publications, Health Publica Icon Health Publications

This can be a 3-in-1 reference booklet. It supplies a whole clinical dictionary protecting thousands of phrases and expressions in relation to fenugreek. It additionally offers large lists of bibliographic citations. ultimately, it presents details to clients on the way to replace their wisdom utilizing a variety of web assets. The booklet is designed for physicians, scientific scholars getting ready for Board examinations, scientific researchers, and sufferers who are looking to get to grips with examine devoted to fenugreek. in the event that your time is effective, this e-book is for you. First, you won't waste time looking out the net whereas lacking loads of appropriate info. moment, the publication additionally saves you time indexing and defining entries. ultimately, you won't waste money and time printing enormous quantities of web content.

Show description

Women, Hormones the Menstrual Cycle by Ruth Trickey

By Ruth Trickey

This publication through an Australian midwife/naturopath on menstrual difficulties and their therapy proves to be a winner through supplying the easiest of Western medication mixed with ordinary cures. This very balanced paintings contains special factors of the way hormones functionality and what reasons issues to head improper. Trickey discusses foodstuff, herbs, medicines, and surgical procedure as attainable ideas to such gynecological difficulties as premenstrual syndrome, endometriosis, and ovarian cysts whereas explaining the ancient use of remedies. these operating with youngsters will locate price within the bankruptcy on menarche, and older ladies will locate perception in Trickeys dialogue of chemical, surgical, and normal remedies for menopausal indicators. Technical but comprehensible, the ebook is particularly transparent on what can and can't be taken care of with traditional treatments. bear in mind that the spellings, statistics, and measurements are Australian. advised for public and educational libraries. Elizabeth A. Williams, Houston Acad. of Medicine-Texas clinical Ctr. Lib.

Show description

Atlas of neural therapy with local anesthetics by Dr. Mathias Dosch, John Grossman

By Dr. Mathias Dosch, John Grossman

This can be the revised and up-to-date model of the vintage textual content on Neural treatment on hand in English. This atlas, with its notable colour images, provides the medical professional who makes use of Neural treatment a transparent photo of the several injections and Neural treatment strategies. The textual content is succinct and restricted to the main crucial information in symptoms, fabrics and approach. It describes the purpose of insertion, the path of the needle and the injection intensity. This transparent define we could the health care professional locate the knowledge wanted fast and successfully

Show description

The Medicinal Power of Cannabis: Using a Natural Herb to by John Hicks

By John Hicks

It's no shock that marijuana has therapeutic powers, yet even if utilizing it to regard universal illnesses can be legalized is still a scorching subject of discussion between govt leaders and scientific practitioners alike. Marijuana comes from the hashish plant, an herb whose leaves might be extracted and used as a leisure drug, permitting clients to consider a euphoric excessive. however the hashish plant has many non-psychoactive homes in addition. Cannabidiol, often referred to as CBD is a substance extracted from the hashish plant that has been confirmed to have all of the therapeutic powers of marijuana with no the psychoactive properties.

With over thirty years of expertise in built-in holistic healthiness, Dr. John Hicks offers right here his large wisdom and learn. during this innovative publication, Dr. Hicks touches on a space of holistic overall healthiness that many clinical practitioners have over appeared some time past. He starts off by means of explaining the foundation reason behind such a lot diseases—inflammation—and then illustrates how irritation progresses into a few of the illnesses and illnesses that plague us. ultimately, he exhibits how CBD can cease the irritation and heal the problem.

CBD has been proven to help:
Anxiety
Alzheimer's disease
Seizures
Huntington's disease
Nausea and vomiting
And a lot, a lot more

With details starting from easy-to-understand terminology to medical experiences in line with Hick’s many years of expertise in integrative drugs, this e-book has a bit of of anything for everybody, out of your regular hypochondriac to the professional clinical practitioner.

Show description

Why Stomach Acid Is Good for You: Natural Relief from by Jonathan Wright

By Jonathan Wright

This groundbreaking e-book unleashes a super new plan for completely curing heartburn by means of relieving the foundation reason behind the matter: low abdominal acid. in reality that heartburn is attributable to too little belly acid -- now not an excessive amount of, as many medical professionals profess. As defined during this booklet, the present perform of lowering belly acid could be a transitority repair, yet this repair comes at a value to our long term overall healthiness that's being missed by means of the pharmaceutical businesses, the FDA, and the millions of physicians that prescribe anti-acid medications like Prilosec, Tagamet, Zantac, Pepcid, and others.

Show description

Essential Chemistry for Aromatherapy by Sue Clarke BSc PhD

By Sue Clarke BSc PhD

This re-creation of crucial CHEMISTRY FOR secure AROMATHERAPY offers an available account of the main theoretical features of chemistry and their software into the secure perform of aromatherapy. For readers with a restricted technology historical past, this ebook deals a transparent and concisely written advisor to crucial info in chemistry. For practitioners, the booklet applies chemistry to the sensible and healing use of crucial oils, and ends up in a greater realizing of composition, homes and technical info on the topic of crucial oils.

  • Takes the phobia and secret out of chemistry for aromatherapy students!
  • Presents the most important details in a transparent and easily-digestible layout, highlighting key issues all along
  • Allows specialist aromatherapists to perform with better self belief, defense and ability, and to increase the diversity in their perform via a clearer figuring out of chemical homes of crucial oils.
  • Covers the scope of what's taught at significant aromatherapy instructing centres, and constructions the fabric to ensure every one bankruptcy offers the reader with a rounded figuring out of the subject covered.
  • A thesaurus is integrated for simple reference.
  • Fully-updated throughout
  • Chapter five, Analytical suggestions thoroughly pointed out to date
  • Chapter 6 Oil Profiles up-to-date to incorporate these utilized in present training
  • New part entitled ‘In views’ covers dangers and merits, interpretation of scientific trials and experimental facts, use of crucial oils in aromatherapy and sensible teams with regards to healing properties

Show description

Cannabis therapeutics in HIV/AIDS by Ethan B Russo

By Ethan B Russo

Discover the debatable topic of hashish therapeutics for HIV/AIDS patients!

Cannabis Therapeutics in HIV/AIDS offers a systematic view of some great benefits of marijuana in aiding to extend urge for food, ease the indications of HIV/AIDS, and increase caliber of existence for sufferers. Dr. Ethan Russo, editor of the magazine of hashish Therapeutics, has assembled a suite of exceptional details from clinicians, researchers, and sufferers. in keeping with clinical study, this publication bargains insights into how utilizing hashish has helped sufferers take care of the indications of HIV/AIDS.

This informative e-book comprises:

  • a wide scientific evaluation of the pertinent themes of curiosity with recognize toAIDS and its therapy
  • an insider’s view at the twenty-year historical past of the invention of AIDS and its junction with hashish and the scientific marijuana political circulation
  • survey experiences of scientific hashish utilization from assorted populations in California
  • a cutting-edge evaluate of immunological matters in hashish utilization and pulmonary concerns with smoked hashish
  • information at the approach to hashish vaporization
  • info on standardized sublingual whole-cannabis extracts, rectal suppositories, and aerosol preparations

Show description

Food for Fitness, 3rd edition by Anita Bean

By Anita Bean

Nutrition for health is the bible for an individual who's fascinated about their recreation, healthiness and health. This re-creation has obvious an entire overhaul of the ebook - substantially enhancing the layout and including plenty of recent fabric. The publication is now in complete color and comprises plenty of enticing truth bins and best guidance from best sportspeople and athletes, in addition to prime quality images. when it comes to content material, the booklet is split into 3 sections: workout and nutrients - seven chapters providing distinct counsel on various topics from consuming for festival to superfoods. Meal plans - assistance on how too layout your ideal meal plan, plus ready-made plans for quite a number activities and calorie intakes. Recipes - over 50 recipes for beverages, snacks, major nutrition and lots more and plenty extra.

Show description