The Little Book of Herbalism and Natural Healing

The Little Book of Herbalism and Natural Healing

Marlene Houghton


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  • Explores herbalism, its history and its background
  • Shows how herbs can be used to combat a variety of ailments
  • Deals with stress, ageing and lifestyle problems
  • Advice on growing and preparing herbs, and making teas or medicines from them


Marlene Houghton:
Marlene Houghton PhD has always been interested in natural health therapies, having studied herbalism (phytotherapy), holistic nutrition, and related natural therapies. She has over twenty years of experience working in orthodox medical settings in top London teaching hospitals. She is a nutritional therapist and a traditional herbalist as well as a nutrition consultant for a well-known group of health stores. She regularly contributes articles on traditional herbalism and aromatherapy to Echo World, a mind, body and spirit magazine, and has written three books: An Astrological Apothecary, Simply Herbalism, In Focus: Essential Oils & Aromatherapy.