Healing Secrets of the Native Americans: Herbs, Remedies, and Practices That Restore the Body, Refresh the Mind, and Rebuild the Spirit.
Healing Secrets of the Native Americans, in the spirit of Black Dog & Leventhal’s successful Chinese Natural Cures, delivers the age-old knowledge and trusted procedures of Native-American healing to a larger audience. Learn how Native Americans have used the abundant riches of nature to cure the mind, body, and spirit from this clear, dependable, and beautifully packed book. Learn how the Native-American tradition uses plants and herbs, heat, movement and sound, visualization, and spirituality to treat a wide range of maladies and illnesses, including back pain, bug bites, flu, and sore throat, among other things.
The book is divided into sections and covers topics such as “The Healing Spirit” (dream therapy, spirituality, and prayer), “The Native American Spa” (healing with heat, massage, sound and movement, and nutrition), “The Native American Pharmacy” (over 40 herbs and plants, how to obtain them, and how to use them), as well as remedies for over 40 ailments ranging from acne to wrinkles.