Medical Herbalism

Medical Herbalism A foundational textbook on the scientific principles of therapeutic herbalism and their application in medicine A complete handbook for the medical practitioner Includes the most up to date information on preparations, dosage, and contraindications By the author of The Complete Illustrated Holistic Herbal Medical Herbalism contains comprehensive information concerning the identification and use of medicinal plants by chemical structure and physiological effect, the art and science of making herbal medicine, the limitations and potential of viewing herbs chemically, and the challenge to current research paradigms posed by complex plant medicines It also includes information on toxicology and contraindications, the issues involved in determining dosage and formulation types for an individual, guides to the different measurement systems and conversion tables, and the pros and cons of both industrial and traditional techniques.With additional sections devoted to the principles of green medicine, the history of Western Herbalism, the variety of other medical modalities using medicinal plants, an extensive resource directory, and a discussion of treatments organized by body system, Medical Herbalism is the comprehensive textbook all students and practitioners of clinical herbalism need to develop their healing practices. New Download Medical Herbalism [ by ] David Hoffmann [ Kindle ePUB or eBook ] –

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  • Hardcover
  • 672 pages
  • Medical Herbalism
  • David Hoffmann
  • English
  • 27 December 2017
  • 0892817496

10 thoughts on “Medical Herbalism

  1. Katie says:

    yr girl hasn t had any practice writing words like proanthocyanidins since ap bio in aught three woof.had a homework contest with the stepdaughter last night she finished hers and read a manga in the time it took me to read ten pages of mine.

  2. Justin says:

    A great deal of information here There are many sections describing body systems e.g musculoskeletal , a nice materia medica, and sections describing common constituents e.g pyrrolizidine alkaloids A great deal of this was over my head, but it is a necessary book for herbalist as it allows you to take look at a herb s constituent and see if they are safe For example, if you were considering taking mugwort you could lookup thujone and learn about its toxicity and know that there is some r A great deal of information here There are many sections describing body systems e.g musculoskeletal , a nice materia medica, and sections describing commo...

  3. Jessica Worden says:

    Really the best plant book I ve ever read It s not esoteric in the slightest and provides you with a good understanding of the chemical aspect of medical herbalism.

  4. Tami Robertson says:

    This is hands down one of the best herbalism books out there I read this for my HERB 201 class an it is full of all the information you need to know about using herbs for medical issues or improving health I highly recommend this book

  5. Daniel Todd says:

    An all in debt, scientifically backed herbal textbook The first chapter emphasizes the importance of holistic medicine, and what it is Then the rest of the book is an amazing reference point to many different ailments, herbs,and recipies However, the books main advantage is the knowledge, and courage it gives a medical practitioner to make their own choices based on your patients, knowledge, and intuition, leaving behind dogmatic medical practices From philosophies to sciences this is a must An all in debt, scientifically backed herbal textbook The first chapter e...

  6. Joolie says:

    ahhh, herb school versions of text books its a little intimidating, but so far is satisfies my nerdy scientific mind as well as the closet goddess He s pretty technical but also the worlds biggest hippie he moved from the UK where he was a licensed herbalist to Sebastapol if that tells you anything.

  7. Theresa Girolami says:

    I like David s book but its very allopathic in its approach, for instance if you have X use this formula Having been trained in Chinese Medicine I like to find the clients pattern of dysfunction and build the formula around that not make the client fit the formula So if you don t that muc...

  8. Steve says:

    This book has almost too much info, and all of it is worthwhile It is an excellent reference book for when you have plenty of time to just sit and study it Not something I would drag out every day, but the info is really useful and good to know I think it belongs on every herbalist s book shelf.

  9. Claudia says:

    GCNM Book

  10. Candice says:

    one of a kind, includes actions, properties, formulation, phytochemistry, etc great reference.

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