Herbs for Children's Health: How to Make and Use Gentle Herbal Remedies for Soothing Common Ailments
ISBN: 1612124755
EAN13: 9781612124759
Language: English
Pages: 128
Edition: Revised
Dimensions: 1.00" H x 7.00" L x 5.00" W
Format: Paperback
Book Overview
Herbal remedies can provide safe and effective treatment for common childhood ailments ranging from diaper rash and teething to sore throats and conjunctivitis. In this Storey BASICS(R) guide, Rosemary Gladstar shows you how to prepare soothing salves, syrups, tablets, and teas that support children's health. With simple instructions, clear dosage guidelines, and in-depth profiles of 24 medicinal herbs, you'll soon be confidently easing your child's achy flu with some hibiscus tea and using the healing properties of nettles to combat bouts of hay fever.
Editor Reviews
From the Back Cover EXACTLY WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW When it comes to soothing a sick or hurt child, only the gentlest, time-tested remedies will do. Best-selling author and respected herbalist Rosemary Gladstar is the perfect guide. Her recipes -- safe, effective, and without side effects -- can be used for all the most common ailments that affect children: teething, colic, cradle cap, diaper rash, earaches, fevers, colds, burns, cuts, and more. They also take many forms that will appeal to children, from herbal popsicles and candy balls to teas, syrups, and calming baths.
From the front Cover EXACTLY WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW When it comes to soothing a sick or hurt child, only the gentlest, time-tested remedies will do. Best-selling author and respected herbalist Rosemary Gladstar is the perfect guide. Her recipes -- safe, effective, and without side effects -- can be used for all the most common ailments that affect children: teething, colic, cradle cap, diaper rash, earaches, fevers, colds, burns, cuts, and more. They also take many forms that will appeal to children, from herbal popsicles and candy balls to teas, syrups, and calming baths.