The Complete Book of Ayurvedic Home Remedies: A Comprehensive Guide to the Ancient Healing of India

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Piatkus, 2006 - Medicine, Ayurvedic - 336 pages
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Readers of my work will find this book an invaluable resource'. The Complete Book of Ayurvedic Home Remedies is a comprehensive encyclopedia of self-healing. Based on an ancient healing tradition from India that dates back thousands of years, it is the definitive guide to safe, effective alternatives to Western medical treatments. Dr Lad, the world's leading expert in Ayurvedic medicine, explains the principles behind the science of Ayurveda. Discover how to determine your Ayurvedic 'type', and learn how to treat common ailments and chronic conditions such as cold and flu symptoms, sore throats and acne, artritis, high cholesterol and anxiety. Discover the health benefits of yoga postures, meditation, breathing exercises, cleansing and rejuvenating programmes, diet and nutrition, herbs and essential oils that can be found in almost any health food store. Complete with an extensive resource list of Ayurvedic herbs and suppliers, this authoritative guide tells you all you need to know about achieving physical and spiritual healing.

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User Review  - uma1 - LibraryThing

The ancient healing system of Ayurveda from India is based on the principles and practices developed over centuries by the sages and physicians who have researched them. The book lists alphabetically ... Read full review

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User Review  - jayj123 - Overstock.com

This is an excellent resource to have if you are interested in natural healing. It has a wealth of information for holistic health care and it is excellent for helping people to understand their body ... Read full review

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About the author (2006)

Vasant Lad holds a Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery degree and a Master of Ayurvedic Science degree. He is a world-renowned expert on the practices and health benefits of Ayurvedic medicine and has lectured at seminars and workshops.

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