Herbal Treatment of Children

Western and Ayurvedic Perspectives


  • Anne McIntyre, FNIMH, Practising Herbalist, Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire, UK

Increasingly, healthcare professionals are encountering patients who are, or wish to be, taking herbal medicines. This book not only provides answers to frequently asked questions, but will also enable healthcare professionals to recommend safe alternatives to orthodox treatment if appropriate.
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Book information

  • Published: August 2005
  • ISBN: 978-0-7506-5174-5

Table of Contents

Introduction; Understanding herbs; Herbs for the immune system; Herbs for the digestive system; Herbs for the nervous system; Herbs for the skin and eyes; Herbs for the urinary system; Herbal first aid; General considerations when treating children; The herbal pharmacy; Ailment and treatment chart; Resources.