Kathleen Hefferon's Let Thy Food Be Thy Medicine: Plants and Modern Medicine PDF

By Kathleen Hefferon

Are natural medicinal drugs potent? Are natural meals rather greater for you? Will the treatment to melanoma finally come from a newly stumbled on plant which dwells within the Amazon basin? Will medicinal drugs ever turn into cheap and on hand to the neediest? How can we produce sufficient foodstuff to take care of with an ever-increasing international inhabitants? Written with those concerns in brain, Let Thy meals Be Thy Medicine is a reaction to the present flood of conflicting information about using crops for either intake and medicinal reasons. Kathleen Hefferon addresses the myths and renowned ideals surrounding the applying of vegetation in human health and wellbeing, revealing either their truths and inaccuracies, and gives an summary of the applied sciences scientists are utilizing to additional their research.

The booklet covers natural drugs, sensible and biofortified meals, vegetation and antibiotics, suitable for eating vaccines, and natural as opposed to genetically transformed meals, discussing every one from a systematic point of view. It those subject matters jointly for the 1st time, supplying a much-needed evaluation of crops as drugs. meant for scientists and pros in similar disciplines in addition to the reader proficient within the sciences, this publication will confront claims made within the media with technological know-how and clinical research, offering readers with sufficient history so they can make their very own judgments.

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