500 Time-tested Home Remedies and the Science Behind Them
Ease Aches, Pains, Ailments, and More With Hundreds of Simple and Effective At-home TreatmentsBook - 2014
"This comprehensive, authoritative family reference provides quick, efficient relief for hundreds of common ailments. From insect bites, insomnia, and upset stomach to nasal congestion, stress-reducing tips, and hints for heart health, 500 Time-Tested Home Remedies and the Science Behind Them offers accessible and effective recipes (many using three ingredients or less) for DIYers who want to bolster their immune defenses, and treat aches and pains and manageable ailments naturally. A cost-effective alternative to expensive prescriptions and over-the-counter products, these home treatments are easy to prepare. This important reference is both browseable and easy to use a moment's notice. Read it from cover to cover or simply pull it out when you need it. It includes "How it Works" sidebars that explain the science behind proven alternative treatments, a "Spotlight on Superfoods" feature, healthy lifestyle tips, "Myth vs Fact" boxes, and a "Time to Call the Doctor" feature for spotting true emergencies. When the need arises, you can trust that 500 Time-Tested Home Remedies and the Science Behind Them will provide you with the information you need to make practical decisions to keep you and your family safe and healthy. "-- Provided by publisher.
Publisher: Beverly, MA : Fair Winds Press, a member of Quayside Publishing Group, 2014.
Branch Call Number: 615.88 WHI
Characteristics: 512 pages ; 24 cm
Alternative Title: Five hundred time-tested home remedies and the science behind them