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Herbal Remedies for Children's Health (Rosemary Gladstar's Herbal Remedies)
Synopses & Reviews
Care for Your Children with Gentle, Effective Remedies from Nature
With guidance from Rosemary Gladstar — internationally known herbalist, mother, and grandmother — you'll learn how to use herbs such as chamomile, echinacea, and lemon balm to create gentle baby care products and safe treatments for childhood colds and flus, diarrhea, constipation, earaches, and fever. Gladstar also includes safety precautions, dosage information, and guidelines for when to seek medical help.
Provides effective herbal remedies for a chlid's health and care.
One of America's foremost herbalists provides concise, simple-to-understand, and practical information for using herbs for health and well-being. Each book contains profiles of specific herbs, cautions, contraindications, and easy-to-make recipes to relieve common ailments.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 70) and index.
About the Author
A devoted advocate and educator of herbs, Rosemary Gladstar opened her own herb store in 1972--appropriately calling it "Rosemary's Garden"--and has been sharing her love for herbs ever since. Known as an inspiration and mentor to many herbalists, Gladstar has edited the guides in the Natural Health Handbooks Series: Rosemary Gladstar's Herbal Remedies for Men's Health, Rosemary Gladstar's Herbal Remedies for Children's Health, Rosemary Gladstar's Herbs for Reducing Stress and Anxiety, Rosemary Gladstar's Herbs for Natural Beauty, Rosemary Gladstar's Herbs for Longevity and Well-Being, and Rosemary Gladstar's Herbs for the Home Medicine Chest. She has also written the book, Herbal Healing for Women. Rosemary has reached many milestones in her life, for she's the founder and president of United Plant Savers, co-founder and director of Sage Mountain Herbal Retreat Center and Native Plant Preserve, director of the International Herb Symposium, co-director of the New England Women's Herbal Conference, and founder and former director of The California School of Herbal Studies. She has been an herbal education teacher at many colleges, universities, medical centers and conferences. Gladstar lives in northern Vermont and has twin daughters.
Table of Contents
The Benefits of an Herbal Approach for Children
The Children's Herbal Medicine Chest
Basic Herbal Preparations
Herbal Remedies for Common Childhood Ailments
United Plant Savers At-Risk List
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