Alt: Plant Remedies
Bach Flower Remedies for Children
A Parents' Guide
Paperback ISBN: 089281649x
â€¢Â Â The first guide to using safe and gentle Bach flower remedies with children, this friendly, easy-to-use book will help parents care for their children's well-being on a daily basis. â€¢Â Â The wide range of symptoms covered makes this book an invaluable resource for teachers and other caregivers as well as parents. In this first easy-to-use guide to safe and gentle Bach flower remedies for children's health and well-being, author Barbara Mazzarella insists that it's never too early in a child's life to use gentle flower remedies to foster harmony and balance, the birthright of every child. The author provides in-depth profiles of the thirty-eight Bach Flower remedies along with practical applications for common childhood complaints, including teething, weaning, tantrums, fear of school, nightmares, learning difficulties, and hyperactivity. Short stories and visualizations designed especially for children can be read aloud to children at naptime or bedtime in order to enhance the effects of the flower remedies. Combined with the energies of the flowers themselves, these meditations and stories will help children overcome distress and grow into healthy, well-adjusted adults.Â
Medicinal Plants and Their History
Paperback ISBN: 0486231038
From the ancient Chinese treatment of hay fever to modern extraction of essential plant oils, here is a wealth of history, myth, and scientific information. "Here is a fascinating story of how plants have played a fundamental role in the history of the healing arts." — California Garden.
Scent and Psyche : Using Essential Oils for Physical and Emotional Well-Being
Paperback ISBN: 0892815302
Aromatic oils have been used for thousands of years not only for their fragrance but for culinary, therapeutic, ritual, and spiritual purposes. More than a fashionable trend, aromatherapy is coming into its own as a body of knowledge and practice with specific applications that have a solid scientific base. Drawing on research and clinical studies, Peter and Kate Damian look at many applications from treating viral infections with garlic or black pepper oil to using rose oil to relax patients undergoing chemotherapy; from aromatic massage to the "environmental fragrancing" of subways and supermarkets.Â Explores: â€¢ How scent interacts with emotion, memory, mental acuity, and sleep â€¢ Why specific scents are so effective in therapeutic and ritual settings â€¢ Antiseptic and antimicrobial properties of essential oils How men and women differ in their responses to odors â€¢ Provides a thorough exposition of the ancient practice of aromatics in China, India, Persia, and Egypt â€¢ Details our modern scientific understanding of the physiology and psychology of scent.Â â€¢ Includes annotated profiles for forty-four essential oils and specific instructions for creating essential oil blends.Â
Dr. Bach's Flower Remedies
Tapping into the Positive Emotional Qualities of the Chakras
Paperback ISBN: 190536704x
Offering an understanding of Dr Bach's flower remedies in relation to the positive emotional qualities of the chakras, this book provides a learning tool for the trained professional practitioner, as well as for the many people interested in Dr Bach's flower remedies. This technique enables us to derive the maximum benefit from these remedies.
Prescription for Herbal Healing
An Easy-To-Use A-Z Reference to Hundreds of Common Disorders and Their Herbal Remedies
Paperback ISBN: 0895298694
A comprehensive and practical guide to herbal medicine is divided into three parts that detail the basic principles of herbal medicine and outlines the properties of an abundance of herbs and herbal combination formulas; lists a variety of ailments in alphabetical order and names corresponding herbal remedies; and details various kinds of herbal and alternative therapies. Original. 100,000 first printing.