It’s always important to maintain a clean home and a healthy body, especially in time like this. That’s why we’re offering an extra 10% off our sale prices for these titles on natural alternatives for health and wellbeing. From antibiotics gathered from herbs to natural cleaning solutions, these books are perfect for keeping yourself well and your house clean no matter what the situation!
Invasive Plant Medicine demonstrates how these invasives restore natural balance and biodiversity to the environment and examines the powerful healing properties offered by 24 of the most common invasive plants growing in North America and Europe. Each plant examined includes a detailed description of its physiological actions and uses in traditional healing practices; tips on harvesting, preparation, and dosage; contraindications; and possible side effects. This is the first book to explore invasive plants not only for their profound medical benefits but also with a deep ecological perspective that reveals how plant intelligence allows them to flourish wherever they grow.
Sale Price: $14.36
In this North American edition subtitled: Harvest and Make Your Own Herbal Remedies, 50 common hedgerow and backyard plants are investigated for their alternative medicine and natural healing abilities. This book looks at 120 natural healing remedies for everyday ailments like muscle tension, cough, insomnia, acne, sore throat, aches and pains — all gathered from familiar wild plants such as plantain, raspberries, stinging nettle, and red clover and created at home.
Sale Price: $10.76
Packed with detailed information on more than one hundred plants, An Herbalist’s Guide to Formulary is the go-to reference for formulary. Holly presents her 4-tier formula structure, a commonsense way to integrate a wide range of herbal actions while keeping the formula simple. She also shares the history of healing traditions as well as personal and clinical examples that illustrate the art of combining plants for illnesses, preventative care, and overall wellness. With this book’s guidance, healing-arts practitioners can turn formulary into a rewarding and practical skill.
Sale Price: $14.39
Antibiotic-resistant infections are alarmingly on the rise, and many people are looking for sound information on herbal alternatives to standard antibiotics. In this indispensable reference, herbal expert Stephen Harrod Buhner explains the roots of antibiotic resistance, explores the value of herbal treatments and provides in-depth profiles of 30 valuable herbs, noting for each one its antibiotic properties, methods for collection and preparation, dosages, potential side effects, contraindications and alternatives. As we prepare for the end of antibiotics, this comprehensive guide is a must-have in every family’s medicine cabinet.
Sale Price: $17.96
Effective, nontoxic alternatives can be mixed up easily from kitchen staples — baking soda, vinegar, lemon juice, herbs, and borax — plus a handful of easy-to-find essential oils. 150 quick recipes for cleansers that are nontoxic, biodegradable, and fresh smelling are presented. Formulas are so simple that even a novice can make them, yet they are as effective as the commercial options. Whether scrubbing or scouring, degreasing or dusting, The Naturally Clean Home makes it fun to mix up chemical-free products that are easy on home and planet!
Sale Price: $7.88
Sustainable Medicine covers a wide range of symptoms including inflammation (infection, allergy, autoimmunity), fatigue, pain, toxic symptoms, deficiency symptoms, and hormonal symptoms. And Dr. Myhill includes a toolbox of treatments for specific illnesses and ailments, as well as a general approach to avoiding and treating all disease. Finally, she offers a series of case histories to show how people have successfully taken control of their health and healed even in the face of the most discouraging symptoms―all without the harmful interventions of 21st century Western medicine.
Sale Price: $14.36
Check out our full listing of health-related titles in the Human Health Collection!