A handbook of Chinese healing herbs
Traditional Chinese medicine is perhaps the oldest system of health care in the world--and one of the safest and most effective. This first easy-to-use pocket guide provides everything readers need to know to explore Chinese herbal medicine for themselves. The book includes- * A brief overview of the basic terms and concepts of traditional Chinese medicine. * Simple instructions on how to prepare herbal formulas at home. * An illustrated guide to 108 of the most widely used Chinese herbs, with descriptions, therapeutic effects, preparation methods, and dosages. * A guide to dozens of readily available prepared herbal formulas for common ailments. * An index of symptoms and ailments. * Listings of mail-order houses for herbs, herbal formulas, and other supplies. * Suggestions for further reading.
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|Grouped Work ID||c7f82aba-9022-e78c-c0e9-68d57503aa5e|
|Grouping Title||handbook of chinese healing herbs|
|Grouping Author||daniel p reid|
|Grouping Language||English (eng)|
|Last Grouping Update||2020-09-01 22:10:14PM|
|Last Indexed||2020-11-26 05:28:11AM|
|Novelist Primary ISBN||9781570620935|
|author||Reid, Daniel P., 1948-|
|author_display||Reid, Daniel P|
|subject_facet||Herbs -- Therapeutic use|
|title_display||A handbook of Chinese healing herbs|
|title_full||A handbook of Chinese healing herbs / Daniel Reid ; illustrated by Dexter Chou|
|title_short||A handbook of Chinese healing herbs|