Login  |  Register
go Advanced Search

My Cart (0 items) Help

 

Canada (change)

   

HomeMedicine Complementary Medicine
 

Ayurveda

Mosby Title
ISBN: 978-0-7234-3410-8

Add to Cart
Check Out

Ayurveda

The Divine Science of Life

By Todd Caldecott, CIH AHG

392 pages
Trim Size 7 7/16 X 9 11/16 in
Copyright 2006
$121.00, Hardcover, Reference

Availability:This title is currently out of stock. We will ship as soon as we receive our stock.

 


Description

This unique one-of-a-kind book is a comprehensive introduction to the theory and practice of Ayurveda, and discusses the practical use of therapies such as diet, exercise, yoga, meditation, massage, and herbal remedies. The book also includes detailed information on Ayurvedic pharmacology and pharmacy, clinical methods and examinations, and general treatment protocols. Plus, a helpful section provides a comprehensive materia medica of 50 Indian herbs that include botanical descriptions, traditional Ayurvedic knowledge, constituent data and the latest medical research, as well as clinical indications, formulations, and dosages.

Key Features

  • Helpful full-color insert containing photos of the 50 herbs covered, alongside a ruler for scale, allows the reader to quickly identify herbs correctly.
  • Includes useful appendices, including information on dietary and lifestyle regimens, Ayurvedic formulations, Ayurvedic weights and measures, glossaries on Ayurvedic terms, and medical substances.
  • Unique contributions include a discussion of pathology, clinical methods, diagnostic techniques, and treatment methods from an Ayurvedic perspective.

Table of Contents
Author Information

By Todd Caldecott, CIH AHG, Ayurvedic Practitioner and Clinical Herbalist in private practice, Vancouver BC, Canada.

Sign up today

Free Shipping with Online Orders

Print this page