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Back to Eden : The Classic Guide to Herbal Medicine, Natural Foods, and Home Remedies since 1939
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Now in its expanded, updated revised edition, this is the original classic text (with more than 5-million copies sold) that helped create the natural foods industry. It remains today one of the major texts on herbs, natural diet and lifestyle and wholistic health.
"Back to Eden" by Jethro Kloss has been revised, updated & expanded by the daughter of the author, Promise Kloss Moffett. Topics previously scattered throughout the book have been collected & rearranged for easier reference. All of the material in the original 1939 work has been retained while many valuable new features & illustrations have been added. A number of important topics such as vitamins, minerals, proteins, etc., only briefly mentioned in the original edition have been expanded, & many other timely new topics have been added. The result is an invaluable natural health book of nearly 1000 pages. Some of the subjects covered include medicinal herbs, roots, leaves & barks; home relief measures; remedies from forest, field & garden; treatment for common conditions; disease prevention; health promoting diets; nutritious recipes; vegetable substitutes for animal products; water therapy, massage therapy & holistic health. There is a new illustrated section featuring family photographs & recollections. "Back to Eden" is the classic American herbal which helped build the natural food movement & industry in the United States. Over three million copies currently in print.
Edition: Revised / Expanded
Number of Pages: 936
Genre: Health + Wellness
Sub-Genre: Herbal Medications
Publisher: Natl Book Network
Author: Jethro Kloss
Street Date: December 1, 1989
Item Number (DPCI): 248-70-2399
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All about enemas
4 out of 5 stars
Frosty — 2 years ago
Have a cold? Take an enema. Nose stuffed up? Take an enema. Catch the flu? Take a high enema. According to this book, enemas are the ultimate cure. Very entertaining, although that is probably not what it was written for.