Herbs for Family Health
Rosemary Gladstar - Storey Publishing
Everyone in the family from infant to elder can benefit from the health-giving properties of herbs. In this comprehensive and practical presentation, we’ll discuss creating an herbal apothecary for your home, 10 popular herbs and their uses, popular remedies for health and well-being, safety issues concerning herbs, herb and drug interaction, and books and references to guide you in your herbal studies. We’ll also look at kitchen medicine and local backyard remedies, how to prepare herbs, and discuss the importance of ecological herbalism, herbalism with a future. This workshop will include a slide presentation, handouts and a demonstration on preparing herbs for family use.