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information sourcebook of herbal medicine

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Published by Crossing Press in Freedom, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Herbs -- Therapeutic use.,
  • Herbs -- Therapeutic use -- Bibliography.,
  • Herbs -- Therapeutic use -- Information services.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Other titlesHerbal medicine.
    Statementedited by David Hoffmann.
    ContributionsHoffmann, David, 1951-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRM666.H33 I54 1994
    The Physical Object
    Pagination305 p. ;
    Number of Pages305
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1432652M
    ISBN 100895946718, 089594670X
    LC Control Number93044206

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    Herbal medicine is the use of natural plant substances to treat illness. In fact, the World Health Organization (WHO) of the United Nations estimates that as much as 80% of the world population relies on the use of various forms of traditional (herbal) medicine . Crateuas was the first to produce a pharmacological book for medicinal plants, and his book influenced medicine for many centuries. A Greek physician, Pedanius Dioscorides described over different kinds of plants and describes their useful qualities for herbal medicine, and his illustrations were used for pharmacology and medicine .

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