Healing secrets of the native americans : Herbs, Remedies, and Practices That Restore the Body, Refresh the Mind, and Rebuild the Spirit. / Porter Shimer.
- ISBN: 9781603762878 (electronic bk)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource
- Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2004.
In the tradition of Black Dog & Leventhal's successful Chinese Natural Cures, Healing Secrets of the Native Americans brings the age-old knowledge and trusted techniques of Native-American healing to a wider audience. From this clear, reliable, and beautifully packaged book, learn how Native Americans have used the bountiful gifts of nature to heal the mind, the body, and the spirit. Discover how the Native-American tradition uses plants and herbs, heat, movement and sound, visualization, and spirituality to heal dozens of everyday ailments and illnesses-from back pain to insect bites to flu and sore throat and much more.Broken into sections, the book covers such topics as "The Healing Spirit" (including dream therapy, spirituality, and prayer), "The Native American Spa" (healing with heat, massage, sound and movement, and nutrition), "The Native American Pharmacy" (including more than 40 herbs and plants, how to obtain them, and how to use them), plus......
Electronic reproduction. New York : Black Dog & Leventhal, 2004. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 31469 KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 3230 KB).
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