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Asthma Controlled Naturally: Techniques that Work.
Roberts, Ron.
ISBN: 9781741105940
New Holland Sydney 2007 
  Paperback octavo, very good condition, minor edgewear, slight bump base spine. 239 pp. Explains how complementary treatments can be used to alleviate the symptoms of asthma. Provides detailed explanations of how breathing exercises, dietary adjustments and a range of therapies can help people affected by asthma. Written by a naturopath, acupuncturist and chiropractor with a long history of working with sufferers of asthma. 
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 26451  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Asthma: An Alternative Approach.
Roberts, Ron; Sammut, Judy.
ISBN: 0140260749
Penguin Books Melbourne 1996 
  Paperback trade, very good condition, black & white drawings, minor edgewear & foxing. 228 pp. Ron Roberts is a naturopath, acupuncturist and chiropractor; he has worked with asthmatics in a number of complementary medical fields for many years. The authors explain how complementary treatments can help. 
Price: $10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 22692  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Australian Bush Flower Essences.
White, Ian.
ISBN: 0947189750
Bantam Books Sydney 2002 
  Paperback small quarto, very good plus condition, colour photos centre spread, black & white drawings. 210 pp. Using the healing properties of flower essences is an ancient art that spans many cultures. Respected naturopath Ian White has taken this age-old study and applied it to flowering plants of the Australian bush, showing that the energy and power in the ancient land of Australia manifest on the healing properties of its plants. An informative picture of 50 bush flower essences from all over the country, as well as detailed information about their preparation and use in all areas of healing. 
Price: $18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 14604  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Bach Flower Remedies: A Step-by-step Guide [In a Nutshell Series].
Shaw, Non.
ISBN: 1862041067
Element Books Shaftesbury, Dorset 1998 
  Hardback very small, very good condition, pictorial cover (in very good dustjacket), colour text-photos, small dent rear cover & jacket. 59 pp. A compact little book explaining how the remedies work, includes all 38 Bach flower remedies and rescue remedies. 
Price: $10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 9668  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Beyond Aspirin: Nature's Answer to Arthritis, Cancer & Alzheimer's Disease.
Newmark, Thomas M.; Schulick, Paul.
ISBN: 0934252823
Hohm Press Prescott, AZ 2000 
  Paperback octavo, very good plus condition, black & white drawings, minimal edgewear. 316 pp. Drawing upon the collective wisdom of traditional medical systems and modern science, this book identifies the revered herbs from around the world that most powerfully and comprehensively inhibit COX-2 inflammation, and reverse the diseases caused by inflammation. 
Price: $10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 24459  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Chelation in Occlusive Vascular Disorders.
Oommen, Tom.
Oommens Charitable Trust Mangalore 2003 
  Paperback trade, very good plus condition. 142 pp. This unconventional therapy is described in detail by an Indian clinical pharmacologist and academic. SALE PRICE. 
Price: $20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 13531  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Colours' Healing Shadows: An Introduction to Phototherapy.
Deppe, Adolf H.
ISBN: 0646436775
A. H. Deppe Eaton, WA 2004 
  Paperback wide trade, as new condition, figures, glossy paper. 120 pp. The material in this book strives to give the reader an overview of theoretical and practical issues in phototherapy - therapy with light and colour - that has potentially far-reaching beneficial therapeutic applications in psychological and medical clinics and similar areas once it is more clearly understood. 
Price: $30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 14412  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Eucalyptus Oil: Australia's Natural Wonder.
Abbott, Peter; Abbott, Tegan.
ISBN: 9780646575469
Peter & Tegan Abbott City Not Stated 2011 
  Paperback, very good condition, black & white vignettes & text-photos, pages faintly toned as usual. 178 pp. (Second edition stated, estimated date, 2011 - internal evidence.) Subtitle: Uses - production - history - real life stories - tips - recipes. Cover subtitle: Hints & tips - over 200 uses inside. Dedicated to Joseph Bosisto C. M. G. (1824 - 1898), the Australian pioneer who was the first to produce eucalyptus oil commercially, and who spent the next 45 years fostering its use worldwide. 
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 14880  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Fish Oil: The Natural Anti-inflammatory.
Maroon, Joseph C.; Bost, Jeffrey.
ISBN: 1591201829
Basic Health Publications Laguna Beach, CA 2006 
  Paperback small octavo, very good condition. 172 pp. Based on thousands of clinical studies, explains how inflammation works, and how it can evolve into a chronic condition that causes many diseases. Why the risks of pharmaceutical anti-inflammatories outweigh their benefits. How fatty acids work in the body to balance inflammatory and anti-inflammatory forces, and how this balance can be disrupted by factors now common in Western society, such as unbalanced diet, lack of exercise, and environmental toxins. Why supplementation with omega-3 fatty acids restore the body's balance and mitigate inflammatory factors. Why fish oil is the best source of omega-3 fatty acids, and how to identify quality fish oil supplements. 
Price: $10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 15172  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Flower Remedies: Feel Better Naturally.
Wells, Mark.
ISBN: 0734402449
Lothian Books Melbourne 2002 
  Paperback trade, very good plus condition, black & white drawings. 266 pp. This A to Z book lists three types of flower remedies: Flower Essence Society, Bach Flower Remedies, and the Australian Bush Flower Essences. Written by a naturopath and homeopath. 
Price: $10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 23105  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Healing through Touch: A History and a Review of the Physiological Evidence.
Cottingham, John T.
ISBN: 0930385012
Rolf Institute Boulder 1987 
  Paperback trade, very good condition, figures, minor edgewear, light creasing & edge tear rear cover, faint foxing edges. 187 pp. This book is a survey of the scientific investigations into the "mechanisms" which underlie somatic approaches and how this experimental evidence supports their therapeutic uses. This book will interest practitioners, teachers, researchers, and writers in these therapeutic disciplines. 
Price: $10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 24255  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Health Scents.
Hayes, Alan; Lovelock, Penny.
ISBN: 0207182299
Angus & Robertson Sydney 1995 
  Paperback trade, very good condition, black & white & colour drawings, corners lightly creased few pages, minor edgewear. 122 pp. Written by the author of "It's So Natural". An introduction to the use of essential oils, and the ways in which these aromatic substances can be incorporated into your daily life. 
Price: $10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 23831  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Herbal Medicinal Products for the Treatment of Pain.
Chrubasik, Sigrun; Roufogalis, Basil D.
ISBN: 1875855475
Southern Cross University Press Lismore, NSW 2000 
  Paperback wide octavo, very good condition, figures, tables, minor edgewear. 184 pp. Academic papers based on a special interest rheumatic pain conference in 1999, held in Freiburg, Germany, presented here in a revised and expanded form. The papers report pharmacological studies to examine the analgesic and anti-inflammatory properties of various medicinal herbs. The editors are academic pharmacologists, University of Sydney. SALE PRICE. 
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 12102  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Herbal Medicine: A Practical Guide for Medical Practitioners.
Pinn, Graham.
ISBN: 0867934328
Blackwell Publishing Melbourne 2003 
  Paperback octavo, very good condition, colour photos, tables, corner tip little creased front cover, remainder stripe. 174 pp. Written for doctors and health care professionals in order to clarify what herbal and other plant therapy has been proven effective and what remains conjecture. The author has sourced information from a variety of sources, including traditional use, scientific study, folk use and anecdotal accounts. 
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20787  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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How to Beat Hayfever.
Payne, Mark.
ISBN: 0722528299
Thorsons London 1993 
  Paperback trade, good plus condition, pages lightly toned as usual, cover corner creased, minor edgewear. 201 pp. A practical guide to dealing with hayfever by a British doctor and expert in environmental medicine and allergy. 
Price: $10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 3816  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Methods of Traditional Chinese Health Care [Chinese Health Guide Series].
Qingnan, Zeng.
ISBN: 0947889450
Maclaren London & Kuala Lumpur 1998 
  Paperback trade, very good condition, black & white drawings, top edge lightly marked, minor edgewear. 164 pp. This book is a guide to building up your health the Chinese way. 
Price: $14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 8649  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Nerve Stimulation Therapy.
Zhongkuo, Bai; Zhong Kuo, Bai.
ISBN: 9627820067
Oceania Typesetters Hong Kong 1988 
  Paperback trade, very good condition, figures, colour photos spread, two foldout plates, minor foxing top edge, minor edgewear. 380 pp. (Estimated date: 1988, latest date in text.). This Chinese therapy mixes acupuncture and Western medicine. Invented by Professor Sun Huiqing in 1919, and then passed on to his adopted son, Bai Zhongkuo. Revision of an earlier text. SALE PRICE. 
Price: $10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 11808  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Never Give Up Hope: How Ordinary People Have Saved Their Own Lives with Natural Therapies [Australian WellBeing Self Help Series].
McGregor, Barbara (editor).
ISBN: 0646136542
Australian WellBeing / Wellspring Sydney, Mosman 1993 
  Paperback trade, very good condition, minor edgewear, light foxing title page & inside covers, light foxing edges, top edge last few pages lightly toned. 198 pp. This book has 50 real-life inspiring stories from the writers who show great human spirit when they tackle their problems. 
Price: $10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 24242  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Seekers of the Healing Energy: Reich, Cayce, the Kahumas, and Other Masters of the Vital Force.
Coddington, Mary; Gutman, William (foreword).
Healing Arts Press Rochester, VT 1990 
  Paperback trade, good plus condition, endpapers & edges lightly foxed, minor edgewear. 191 pp. The search for a mysterious healing energy that has always fascinated the human mind and spirit leads inevitably to an exploration of the true nature of consciousness. 
Price: $10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 19287  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Spirit Healing.
Edwards, Harry.
Harry Edwards Spiritual Healing Sanctuary Trust Guildford, Surrey 1978 
  Hardback octavo, dustjacket, very good condition (in good dustjacket), black & white photos, top edge reverse side jacket foxed (reverse side lightly toned, closed tear & creasing top edge), pages lightly toned, minor foxing edges & free endpapers. 173 pp. The well-known English spiritualist and healer presents numerous brief testimonies of healing. 
Price: $20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 30097  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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The Alexander Technique: How to Use Your Body without Stress.
Barlow, Wilfred.
ISBN: 0892813857
Healing Arts Press Rochester, VT 1990 
  Paperback trade, very good condition, few figures, minor edgewear & rubbing. 237 pp. Revised edition. The Alexander Technique, a revolutionary method of bodywork pioneered by the late Australian F. M. Alexander, provides the key to successful body dynamics. Now, in this updated and revised edition, the British physician and a practitioner of the Alexander technique for 40 years, provides a classic guide to every aspect of the technique. 
Price: $13.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 4533  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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The Holistic Health Movement.
Beyerman Alster, Kristine.
ISBN: 0817304169
University of Alabama Press Tuscaloosa, AL 1990 
  Hardback octavo, dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), minor edgewear jacket (crease top corners flaps). 220 pp. A serious critical analysis of the holistic health movement. 
Price: $10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 24291  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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The Therapeutic Touch: How to Use Your Hands to Help or to Heal.
Krieger, Dolores.
ISBN: 0139148124
Prentice-Hall Englewood Cliffs, NJ 1979 
  Paperback small octavo, very good condition, drawings & text-photos, minimal foxing edges, minor edgewear & rubbing. 168 pp. Nursing academic revisits an ancient mode of healing and shows how therapeutic touch (hands-on-healing) can detect when a person is sick, pinpoint where the pain is, and stimulate the recuperative powers of the sick person. 
Price: $10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 3857  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Therapeutic Touch: A Practical Guide.
Macrae, Janet.
Alfred A. Knopf New York 1988 
  Paperback, very good condition, black & white drawings, minor edgewear. 95 pp. A nursing academic describes this gentle noninvasive healing technique that is being increasingly used inside and outside the health professions. 
Price: $10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 10626  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Trick or Treatment? Alternative Medicine on Trial.
Singh, Simon; Ernst, Edzard.
ISBN: 9780552157629
Corgi Books London 2009 
  Paperback small trade, very good condition, figures, drawings, pages lightly toned, minor edgewear. 410 pp. The efficacy of alternative medicine is rigorously addressed by a qualified scientist. Professor Ernst is the world's first professor of complementary medicine. Having spent over a decade at Exeter University meticulously analyzing the bewildering evidence for and against alternative therapies, this former practitioner of both traditional and complementary medicine brings no bias to the subject. Writing with him is the respected science writer, Simon Singh, who also brings his scientific knowledge and scrupulous impartiality to this most controversial subject, including acupuncture, homeopathy, aromatherapy, reflexology, chiropractic and herbal medicines. 
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 40318  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Why Do I Feel So Awful?
Collison, David R.; Hall, Timothy (with).
ISBN: 0207157316
Angus & Robertson Sydney 1989 
  Paperback small octavo, very good condition, minor edgewear. 468 pp. Australian physician describes clinical ecology, a drug-free approach to medicine. How to recognise and overcome the devastating illnesses caused by everyday foods and common chemicals. 
Price: $20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 14384  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Zhi Neng Medicine: Revolutionary Self-Healing Methods from China.
Sha, Zhi Gang; Guo, Xiao Gang.
ISBN: 0968059503
Zhi Neng Press Vancouver 2004 
  Paperback octavo, very good plus condition, black & white figures, minimal edgewear. 222 pp. Zhi Neng medicine is a revolutionary new medical science that gives people options never before available in the Western world. Zhi Neng medicine is a unique combination of traditional Chinese medicine, Western medicine, Qi Gong, and the extraordinary functioning of the senses. 
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 24973  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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