|Woodland Publishing My Home Pharmacy 168 Pages |
For thousands of years, herbal remedies dominated medicine and healing. Today, Tracy Gibbs, PhD, draws on the history of herbal and botanical medicine along with tried-and-true remedies in this new book! Read about recipes used in his own family as well as traditions from local healers, naturopathic doctors and researchers from around the world. In My Home Pharmacy, Tracy shares his family recipes and years of knowledge about traditional methods of healing with you!
Includes more than 250 herb-brand name drug contraindications.
Specific, step-by-step instructions for preparing teas, tinctures, salves, poultices and more!
Learn the tools and ingredients to create natural complementary remedies for common ailments.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Tracy Gibbs, PhD, has an extensive background in pharmacognosy, the study of medicines derived from natural sources. Gibbs studied chemistry, hematology and botanical medicine in Japan where he received an honorary PhD from the Graduate School of Health Knowledge and Sciences (English name). Gibbs has lectured worldwide on the clinical applications of herbal medicine and operates herbal medicine schools in Japan and the U.S. where students can learn how to use herbs in everyday situations.