The Natural Pharmacy
This work explores the diverse medicinal uses of more that 250 minerals, plants, and other organic materials, ranging from common foodstuffs, such as honey, to marine creatures like the sea horse. Each ingredient is shown in a full colour A - Z photographic catalogue while the encyclopaedic reference section details the geographical origin and historical uses of each item, its active ingredients, its medicinal uses in different healing systems and the form in which it is prescribed.
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Up to 40 percent of all pharmaceuticals in use today in industrialized countries are derived from natural sources, and at least 80 percent of the world's population relies almost totally on natural ... Read full review