Rosemary Gladstar's Herbal Recipes for Vibrant Health: 175 Teas, Tonics, Oils, Salves, Tinctures, and Other Natural Remedies for the Entire Family

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Storey Publishing, Sep 3, 2008 - Health & Fitness - 400 pages
Promote vibrant health and radiant beauty, soothe everyday ailments, and ease persistent stress with these simple, natural cures for everything from dry skin and infant colic to cold symptoms and insomnia. Renowned herbalist Rosemary Gladstar provides 175 proven therapies and herbal remedies that are easy to prepare and safe enough for children.  Offering a potent and effective alternative to commercial pharmaceuticals, Gladstar will inspire you to nurture yourself and those you love with nature’s healing herbs. 

 
 

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User Review  - cbloky - LibraryThing

book was assigned in my herbal class and was very informative. gave you plenty of recipes to make teas. tonics, slaves and energy balls and more. the book was broken down in to chapthers to aid in the health of kids adults and elders and gave a brief descerption on different herbs to use Read full review

Packed full of recipes.

User Review  - christistheanswer - Overstock.com

If you are needing herb recipes this is a good start. I am glad I added it to my library. It is somewhat smaller than I thought it would be pagewise though. Read full review

Contents

1 EcoLogical Herbalism
1
2 A Prescription for Life
13
3 Taming Stress and Anxiety
43
4 Home Remedies for Everyday Ailments
71
5 Recipes for Radiant Beauty
113
6 For Children
159
7 For Women
197
8 For Men
233
9 For Elders
265
The Herbal Apothecary An AtoZ Guide
308
The Art of Making Herbal Remedies
374
Resources
389
Index
391
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Drawing on her 40-plus years of studying and teaching about the healing properties of herbs, Rosemary Gladstar is the best-selling author of Rosemary Gladstar’s Medicinal Herbs: A Beginner’s Guide and Rosemary Gladstar’s Herbal Recipes for Vibrant Health. She is a world-renowned educator, activist, and entrepreneur, serving as director of Sage Mountain Herbal Retreat Center, the International Herb Symposium, and the Women’s Herbal Conference. Gladstar is founding president of United Plant Savers, a nonprofit organization dedicated to the conservation and preservation of native American herbs. She was the original formulator for Traditional Medicinal herbal teas and currently leads herbal educational adventures around the world. She lives in East Barre, Vermont.

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