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New and Published Books

  1. Healing across Boundaries

    Bio-medicine and Alternative Therapeutics

    Edited by Makarand R. Paranjape

    Published August 30th 2014 by Routledge India

  2. Herbal Drugs as Therapeutic Agents

    By Amritpal Singh

    Phytochemicals are the mainstay of therapeutics of herbal or botanical medicine. Research on phytomolecules is conducted worldwide and several have been screened for clinical trials. This includes several promising anticancer phytomolectules, such as withaferin-a and camphothecin. This book...

    Published July 20th 2014 by CRC Press

  3. Chamomile

    Medicinal, Biochemical, and Agricultural Aspects

    By Moumita Das

    Series: Traditional Herbal Medicines for Modern Times

    This book is a ready reference on German Chamomile (henceforth called Chamomile), a medicinal and aromatic plant of European origin, which is extensively used for its medicinal properties worldwide. The flowers of chamomile contain valuable blue coloured oil which is used in medicines. In addition,...

    Published July 13th 2014 by CRC Press

  4. The Mediterranean Way of Eating

    Evidence for Chronic Disease Prevention and Weight Management

    By John J.B. Anderson, Marilyn C. Sparling

    Scientific evidence accumulated over decades validates the idea that a plant-based dietary pattern, such as the traditional Mediterranean way of eating, promotes health and plays an important role in risk reduction and prevention of several chronic diseases. One of the great advantages of the...

    Published June 5th 2014 by CRC Press

  5. Comparative Immunoglobulin Genetics

    Edited by Azad K. Kaushik, Yfke Pasman

    This contemporary book covers significant new knowledge that has emerged during the last two decades and, thus, provides novel antibody phylogenetic perspectives relevant to development of new antibody-based therapeutics and vaccines. It fills a much-needed niche in the area of immunoglobulin...

    Published April 30th 2014 by Apple Academic Press

  6. Health, Drugs and Healing in Central Asia

    Edited by Alisher Latypov

    Series: ThirdWorlds

    This volume contains five chapters written by American, European and Central Asian scholars, who examine a range of issues critical to our understanding of health and healing in contemporary Central Asia. Grounded in the review of medical literature in Arabic, Persian and Chaghatay Turkic,...

    Published February 25th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Recent Advances in Plant-Based, Traditional, and Natural Medicines

    Edited by Subramayam Vemulpad, Joanne Jamie

    The purpose of this book is to discuss several medicinal plants to find wider application in the domain of medicinal, clinical, and pharmaceutical treatment. Recent Advances in Plant-Based, Traditional, and Natural Medicines serves as a useful source of ideas and an inspiration for further cell and...

    Published February 23rd 2014 by Apple Academic Press

  8. Diabetes Mellitus and Human Health Care

    A Holistic Approach to Diagnosis and Treatment

    Edited by Anne George, Robin Augustine, Mathew Sebastian

    This book will enlighten on some of the recent progress in diabetic care and therapy. Diabetes mellitus is a group of metabolic diseases in which a person has high blood sugar, either because the body does not produce enough insulin, or because of the inability of cells to respond to the insulin...

    Published February 5th 2014 by Apple Academic Press

  9. Handbook of African Medicinal Plants, Second Edition

    By Maurice M. Iwu

    With over 50,000 distinct species in sub-Saharan Africa alone, the African continent is endowed with an enormous wealth of plant resources. While more than 25 percent of known species have been used for several centuries in traditional African medicine for the prevention and treatment of diseases,...

    Published February 3rd 2014 by CRC Press

  10. Honey in Traditional and Modern Medicine

    Edited by Laïd Boukraâ

    Series: Traditional Herbal Medicines for Modern Times

    The use of honey can be traced back to the Stone Age. Evidence can be found for its nutritional and medicinal use beginning with prehistoric and ancient civilizations. Currently, there is a resurgence of scientific interest in natural medicinal products, such as honey, by researchers, the medical...

    Published October 28th 2013 by CRC Press