Make your own medicines

Healing with medicinal plants of the west

cultural and scientific basis for their use fourth edition

This book was written after more than 25 years of research on Traditional uses of western plant medicines. A California Indian Healer, Cecilia Garcia who passed away in 2012, was involved in this project for more than 14 years. James Adams is a Scientist and a Healer who taught Pharmacy and Medical Students for more than 33 years. He has also been a student of Traditional Healing for more than 25 years. Michelle Wong is a Doctor of Oriental Medicine, acupuncturist and has been a student of Traditional Healing for more than 12 years. Enrique Villasenor was trained by his mother, a Traditional Healer, and other Traditional Healers. This book will help you learn how to make traditional medicines in a sustainable way and use them safely and effectively. The scientific basis for each of these medicines is given including potential drug interactions and other safety aspects.