Review: St. John's wort, ginkgo, saw palmetto, and kava may be effective for some conditions
- A Comprehensive Review on Adina Cordifolia. Rokade, Yogesh; Pawar, Sunil P. // International Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences Review & Resear;Jan/Feb2013, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p13
Many medicinal plants represent a rich source of drugs individually or in combination have been recommended in various medical treaties for the cure of different diseases. Adina Cordifolia (Roxb.) is an India, Ceylon, Thailand, and Burma; scattered in mixed deciduous forests used by traditional...
- Introduction. Krauss, Beatrice H. // Plants in Hawaiian Medicine;2001, preceding p1
Introduces a series of articles on plants used in Hawaiian herbal medicine.
- ABC's Herbal Medicine accepted by Australian government. // HerbalGram;Summer2002, Issue 55, p9
Reports that the Australian Therapeutic Goods Administration has adopted 'Herbal Medicine: The Expanded Commission E Monographs,' as an approved text for monographs on botanical medicines. Background of the monograph; Other approved monograph resources.
- Too popular for their own good. Taylor, David // E: The Environmental Magazine;Jan/Feb98, Vol. 9 Issue 1, p25
Focuses on the popularity of herbal medicines following US Drug Administration (FDA) permission for informative labels. Estimated global trend of herbal medicine according to World Health Organizations; Reason for the problems on the maintenance of medicinal plants supply; Estimated annual...
- Herbs to the rescue. Rembert, Tracey C. // E: The Environmental Magazine;Jan/Feb98, Vol. 9 Issue 1, p42
Gives information about various herbal medicinal. Percentage of global population which relied hon plants for medicines; Ways of producing herbal medicines; List of herbal remedies and their uses.
- Fast Relief for Headaches and PMS. Goldstein, Laura // Prevention;Jun2001, Vol. 53 Issue 6, p172
Discusses how home remedies such as ginger and rosemary tea can help alleviate headaches and pre-menstrual syndrome (PMS).
- Narcosis and nightshade. Carter, Anthony John // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);12/21/96, Vol. 313 Issue 7072, p1630
Describes several sedative plants and discusses the ways in which they were administered during the middle ages. Explanation why during the middle ages primitive techniques went out of use; Medicinal herbs used for Dauriol's method; Complications that arise from the use of the soporific sponge.
- Preparation of Herbal Medicinals. // Colgan Chronicles;Sep97, Vol. 1 Issue 6, p9
No abstract available.
- Healing kitchen garden. Gallia, Katherine; Althoff, Susanne // Natural Health;Apr99, Vol. 29 Issue 3, p28
Lists healing and culinary herbs that can be grown in an indoor garden. Dill for stomach cramps and gas; Lemongrass; Peppermint; Parsley; Sweet marjoram.
- HERBAL CLIPPINGS. // American Herb Association Quarterly Newsletter;Fall2002, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p16
Presents various research pertaining to herbal medicine, compiled as of September 2002. Effectiveness of ginger in treating osteoarthritis; Use of oregano against various types of fungi; Antibiotic essential oils tested against several pathogens; Effectiveness of rosemary as antioxidant.