An herbal first aid primer for the outdoor enthusiast
This is a first-aid primer based on 20 easy-to-use herbal products that you can find in the grocery store, drug store, herb shoppe, or through mail order.
The 20 herbs and herbal products you need for outdoor success are:
- Flower essence combination formula
- Aloe vera
- Bug repellent
- Camphor and menthol combination
- Echinacea and golden seal
- Licorice root
- Stinging Nettles
- Tea Tree
Chapters include: when and how to use herbs and when not to (!); reference sections by herbs and herbal products; easy-to-use section by common illnesses and injuries; and using herbs with children.
Selected as Outstanding by ParentCouncil ®
Over 11,000 copies sold
Therese Francis, Ph.D., started studying edible and medicinal plants in her seventh-grade biology class. She has trained with numerous herbalists and traditional herbalists throughout North America.
Dr. Francis is an experienced camper and outdoorswoman, preferring white water canoeing over just about anything except a good mystery book.
Look for more books in the 20 Herbs series, including 20 Herbs for Your Wedding (with Avia Lukacs), 20 Herbs in My Coffee Mug, 20 Herbs in the Broom Closet, and 20 Herbs for Counting Sheep.
She lives in Santa Fe, New Mexico.
ISBN paperback 4×6: 9781890109004
82 pages plus appendices and index
Available through Amazon.com