One of the most important steps towards self-healing is to take responsibility for your own nourishment. This book provides a set of tools to do this. It takes guidance from the insights of traditional Chinese medicine and makes them accessible to the modern day person.
Ayurveda, the ancient healing art of India, teaches that food plays an essential part in one's health and sense of well-being. Here is an authentic guide of the Ayurvedic approach to food and tasty vegetarian cooking. The recipes are formulated using herbs and spices to help balance constitution of each person. The effects of the foods on individual constitution are included with every recipe together with the medicinal properties of many of the foods. This is a cookbook and much more. The Chapters included in this book are on the principles of Ayurveda and individual constitution; maintaining one's health, digestion and constitutional balance; the importance of proper food combining for optimal well-being; setting up an Ayurvedic kitchen and planning menus inclusive of every member of your family; and more than 100 recipes of delicious Ayurvedic cuisine. Three more important sections are included-nearly three hundred simple remedies for everything from the common cold and skin problems to stabilizing blood sugar in diabeties, all using familiar household herbs, fruits and vegetables; a chart for determining your individual constitution; comprehensive food guide lines; and a listing of the qualities of foods and their effects on the doshas.
Do you have problems with your health? Are you perfectly fit and healthy and want to stay that way? Have you ever felt helpless in your fight to regain health? Either way, this book can put you onto the path of self-healing. It explains the concepts simply and guides each individual to adapt the knowledge to his or her own particular situation. This book contains healing techniques that are easy to follow and can let you help yourself back to good health, or help you to maintain the perfect health you may already have. This book has something for everyone. “Each of us has the responsibility for our own health. We have to find a way or the means to know what to do to take charge of our own destiny. Elke teaches this and has explained it very well.” - Charles Angles “For the whole to be healthy, each part must be healthy; mind, body, soul, and spirit must be healed and in balance. Elke teaches this holistic concept.” - Rev. Dr. Josephine A. Drew
Ayurvedic diet is based on Indian traditional treatment methods. The knowledge of agrostology may keep you healthy for the whole life. The variety of ayurvedic recipes presented in this amazing ayurvedic cooking book will impress everybody by their delicious flavor and unforgettable scent. Ayurvedic eating is one of the world known diets for that will keep your body in tonus. This wonderful ayurvedic cookbook is going to be your personal tutor of mixing herbs by way of get the more benefits of simple dishes. Ayurvedic kitchen includes many ideas for breakfasts, lunch, dinners, snacks and drinks. Choose the beat recipes for any occasion among ayurvedic bread recipes, ayurvedic vegetables recipes or ayurvedic sweets recipes. Refresh yourself with tasty ayurvedic beverages. We are sure you will fall in love with ayurvedic grains dishes made according to Indian cuisine tradition. Ayurvedic vegetables recipes with upside down your taste sense and promote a love to vegetables even for children. This amazing ayurvedic recipes book is irreplaceable and number one book in the cookbook collection. Enjoy your ayurvedic cooking.
Food as Medicine, the centuries old Chinese food therapy prescription revealed for Healing, Well-being and Longevity Food and traditional medicine (herbs) come from the same source. In Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) food therapy is prescribed to heal sickness, restore the body to its maximum well being and optimize longevity. This effective therapy has played an important role for ordinary folks throughout Chinese history and culture for centuries. Dr. Helen Hu has studied medicine, science and biochemistry throughout her life. She holds a Medical Degree, Oriental Medical Degree and is a licensed practicing acupuncturist in San Diego. As a TCM practitioner and author of “Body Without Mystique”, Dr. Helen Hu has compiled and revealed hundreds of Traditional Chinese Food therapy prescriptions in her new book: “Chinese Food Therapy R x for Self Healing (Volume I )”. These natural recipes are then clearly organized and paired to systemic disorders utilizing the integration of both Western and Eastern diagnostic approaches. “Chinese Food Therapy RX for Longevity and Beauty (Volume II)” not only provides hundreds of natural recipes to promote well being and beauty but is the collection of thousands of years of wisdom relating to the core questions of how to best achieve well being and longevity This chapter of Chinese Food Therapy Rx is only for Gynecology Disorders
Helping Ourselves is a beginners guide to nutrition according to the principles of Chinese Medicine. It is a user friendly practical guide, ideally suited to practitioners, students and clients of Chinese medicine as well as those interested more generally in nutrition. The book contains simple one page explanations of each basic diagnostic pattern and the foods that will assist its healing. Helping Ourselves includes charts listing the properties of about 300 common foods and 150 western herbs. It also includes a section on diagnosis. This popular reference manual can also be used as the companion volume to its sequel, Recipes for Self Healing.
Modern-day Ayurveda with recipes and tools for intuitive living
Author: Noelle Renée Kovary
Pubpsher: Ryland Peters & Small
Category: Body, Mind & Spirit
Including 40 recipes, The Self-healing Revolution shows how to transform your life with Ayurveda and teaches you the art of intuitive living through nutrition, lifestyle practices and self-care. If you are looking to ditch the yo-yo dieting and are ready to create a lifestyle of health and happiness, sprinkled with rituals and natural remedies to enhance radiance, energy and deeper vitality and feel like ‘yourself’ in your own body, then The Self-healing Revolution is for you. This book will be your guide to learn the ancient tools of Ayurveda, a 5,000-year old medicine system, with a modern twist to fit your everyday life. Learn how to find your unique mind-body type (dosha) and then discover how to tailor-make a lifestyle and diet that fits with it, including 40 recipes for meals and herbal tonics, daily yoga and movement guides, how to make natural face masks and simple self-love rituals to reconnect to your body and ease life’s stresses. With compassionate and thoughtful advice on how to heal your life, own the innate power you already have and nurture your body back to balance, The Self-healing Revolution is an essential read for everyone.
Linda Page has been saying it for years: Good food is good medicine. Now, in her new revolutionary cookbook set, she presents the latest information about the problems with today's food supply and shows how to use food as medicine, for healing, and for wellness.
The definitive guide to incorporating a macrobiotic diet into your daily life Do you want to make the most of macrobiotics? This practical guide uses a body, mind, and spirit approach to introduce you to the basics of this popular diet. You'll see how to use macrobiotic principles to enhance your health and happiness; prepare the right foods to increase your energy and fight off disease; and make lifestyle changes to support your new way of eating. Begin on the path to healthy living — understand the science behind macrobiotics and how to apply the principles to your daily life Heal the macrobiotic way — discover the foods and nutrients that influence good health and heal common diseases Plan for successful, non-stressful change — create a macro-friendly kitchen, shop smart, and introduce new foods to the family diet Make marvelous macrobiotic meals — prepare delicious, easy-to-follow recipes from breakfast to dessert and plan your weekly menu Take it on the road — make healthy restaurant choices Round out your macrobiotic lifestyle — get tips for exercise, creating a more nourishing environment, and developing a self-healing personality Open the book and find: The basics of macrobiotic nutrition How to marshal your body, mind, and spirit to renew your health Ten tips for prompt, permanent weight loss Practical ways to eliminate cravings for unhealthy food More than 50 healthy, tasty recipes Time-saving cooking techniques Tips on managing your blood sugar with macrobiotic foods The right tools and equipment to stock a healthy kitchen A sample macrobiotic menu