Survival Health–Discover the Definitive Resource on Herbal Healing

This week’s DestinySurvival Pick is a companion to last week’s pick. It’s Prescription for Herbal Healing, by Phyllis A. Balch and Stacey Bell.

Reviewers rate this book highly and say it’s an easy to use book that doesn’t hype anybody’s product line. That’s a relief, isn’t it? When you want information it helps to get unbiased information you can trust.

We all likely know someone who’s quite knowledgeable about herbs and herbal remedies. Maybe it was your grandmother or a friend from work or church. Maybe you’re an expert yourself. Either way, you know there’s a growing interest in alternative and natural medicines. How do you sort out the truth from “old wives tales?” Prescription for Herbal Healing can help.

Here’s a little about this book.

The definitive source for choosing the optimal herbal therapy- thoroughly revised and updated. Millions of Americans are turning to herbal therapies to heal what ails them-either as an alternative or as a supplement to traditional medicine. From the most trusted name in natural healing, Phyllis A. Balch’s new edition of Prescription for Herbal Healing provides the most current research and comprehensive facts in an easy-to-read A-to-Z format, including:

  • Information on more than 200 herbs and herbal combination formulas, ranging from well-known herbs, such as ginseng and St. John’s Wort, to less familiar remedies, such as khella and prickly ash
  • Chinese and ayurvedic herbal combinations
  • Discussion of more than 150 common disorders from acne to yeast infection, and suggested herbal treatment therapies
This book is divided into three parts for easy reference. Part I discusses the basic principles of herbal medicine and outlines the properties and characteristics of some one hundred sixty single herbs and sixty herbal combination formulas.

Part II describes more than one hundred fifty common disorders, conveniently arranged in alphabetical order from acne to yeast infection, and names the herbal therapies that can be used in the treatment of those conditions.

Part III is a guide to using various kinds of herbal and other alternative therapies. In addition, it includes self-diagnostic tests and boxed insets throughout, which offer detailed information on a wide variety of topics.

Click on the title of this book wherever you see it linked in this post. That takes you to the page where it’s featured, and you can order it from there. Add Prescription for Herbal Healing to your survival library today.


Author: John Wesley Smith

John Wesley Smith writes and podcasts from his home in Central Missouri. His goal is to help preppers as he continues along his own preparedness journey.