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Can colorless nail polish stop a cold sore from blossoming?

How can silverware be used to make a leg cramp subside?

Do kiwi fruit, carrots, apples and avocados lower cholesterol?

Will ankle-pinching relieve stress?

Why not? We all know that chicken soup really does help when you have a cold--and so do the rest of the remedies in this amazing collection of practical, easy-to-use, doctor-approved treatments for a wide variety of ailments.

Turn the pages and find age-old wisdom, common sense advice, and up-to-date information, plus an all-new chapter on weight control--everything to help you help yourself feel good. As the authors' grandmother would say, "What could be bad?"

Synopsis:

For generations, people have believed that nature's gifts have an important place in treating all kinds of ailments. Whether it's horseradish and honey for coughing, ginger for memory, or balding medicine, this helpful practical book, contains easy-to-prepare medicines, age-old wisdom and common-sense advice.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780449901908
Publisher:
Ballantine Books
Location:
New York :
Author:
Wilen, Joan
Author:
Wilen, Lydia
Subject:
General
Subject:
Cooking and dining
Subject:
Alternative Therapies
Subject:
Treatment
Subject:
Naturopathy
Subject:
Traditional medicine
Subject:
Materia medica, vegetable
Subject:
Plants, Medicinal
Subject:
Materia medica, Vegetable -- United States. .
Subject:
Traditional medicine -- Dictionaries.
Subject:
Plants, Medicinal -- United States. .
Subject:
Medicine, Traditional.
Subject:
General Health & Fitness
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series Volume:
D189.
Publication Date:
20000912
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
272
Dimensions:
8.00x5.00x.51 in. .44 lbs.

Related Subjects

Health and Self-Help » Health and Medicine » Alternative
Health and Self-Help » Health and Medicine » Natural Medicine

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Product details 272 pages Ballantine Books,c1984. - English 9780449901908 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , For generations, people have believed that nature's gifts have an important place in treating all kinds of ailments. Whether it's horseradish and honey for coughing, ginger for memory, or balding medicine, this helpful practical book, contains easy-to-prepare medicines, age-old wisdom and common-sense advice.
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