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.