could a horse do to improve your health? Or a daffodil, a hookworm, a sea
cucumber, or brown algae drifting in the ocean? The Amazing Healing Powers
of Nature is full of surprises. It will change the way you look at modern
The capacity for the natural world to heal is potentially
limitless. Plants, animals, fungi and microorganisms have provided the basis for
an astonishing number of drugs that many of us take every day. In a series of
comprehensive articles, this engaging book highlights cutting-edge research into
treatments for the fight against diabetes, heart complaints, many types of
cancer, Alzheimer's disease, high cholesterol and numerous other
life-threatening or debilitating conditions, as well as more minor ailments. All
these treatments have been developed from nature.
Major medical breakthroughs could come at any time, courtesy,
say, of an inconspicuous jungle vine, a tropical shellfish or a little-known
fungus sprouting on a forest floor. This is a book that is not only
enlightening, but also positive and inspiring.
Healing Powers of Nature offers hope for the future.
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