The People's Pharmacy Guide to Home and Herbal Remedies

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Macmillan, Feb 18, 2002 - Health & Fitness - 384 pages
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*44% of adults take prescription medication.
*1 in 5 also take herbal supplements.
*15 million of these people are at risk for an adverse reaction.

Are you one of them?

Included in this powerful new book:
*An A-Z handbook of common symptoms and ailments
*Time-tested, Graedon-approved home and herbal remedies
*An overview of the most popular herbs in the US, Europe, and Australia.
*Over fifty monographs that detail the active ingredients, common uses, proper dosages, special precautions, adverse effects, and possible herb and drug interactions for each herb.
*Resource listings of herbal web pages and products

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The ultimate consumer's guide to self-care with herbs, vitamins, and other home remedies. 44 % of adults take prescription medication. 1 in 5 of them also take herbal supplements. 15 million of these ... Read full review

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The Graedons, both respected authors (The People's Pharmacy) and speakers, offer advice on the safe use of home and herbal remedies. The first section combines tested scientific research and ... Read full review

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Joe Graedon, a pharmacologist, and Teresa Graedon, PhD, a medical anthropologist, are America's most trusted health-care authorities. Their nine books, including the bestselling The People's Pharmacy, have combined sales of more than 3 million copies. Their thrice-weekly newspaper column appears in one hundred-plus newspapers. And their weekly radio talk show is heard on more than five hundred stations worldwide. They live in Durham, North Carolina.

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