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  • Arzneimittelrückstände in deutschen Gewässern: Rechtliche und tatsächliche Einwirkungsmöglichkeitenby Caroline Wienecke

    Diplomica Verlag 2012; US$ 23.44

    Hauptbeschreibung Arzneimittel helfen Mensch und Tier bei Schmerzen und Krankheit. Dass Medikamente im Körper aber nicht vollständig abgebaut werden, ist nicht allgemein bekannt. Sowohl durch Körperausscheidungen als auch durch unsachgemäße Entsorgung gelangen Rückstände vieler Arzneimittel über den Umweg der Kanalisation in das Trinkwasser. Dadurch... more...

  • Apple Cider Vinegar for Health and Beautyby Simone McGrath

    Skyhorse Publishing 2015; US$ 17.99

    Apple Cider Vinegar is an amazing substance that has many health benefits?it helps with weight loss, allergies, skin and health issues, and much more. It is recommended in many health programs and diets. It can be overwhelming to figure out all of the great uses of this magical vinegar, but this comprehensive handbook can help. With detailed information... more...

  • Götterpflanze Bilsenkrautby Wolf Dieter Storl

    Nachtschatten Verlag 2013; US$ 12.99

    Bilsen, Bilz, Pilsenkraut, Pilsnerkraut, Tolle Bülsen, Saukraut, Zankkraut, Teufelskraut, Todtenkräutl, Wolffskraut....an die 200 mundartlichen Benennungen gibt es im Volksmund von dem bei uns vorkommenden Bilsenkraut (Hyoscyamus niger). Für unsere heidnischen Vorfahren, für die weisen Frauen und Schamanen, war das Bilsenkraut ein Schlüssel zum Tor... more...

  • Stechapfel und Engelstrompeteby Markus Berger

    Nachtschatten Verlag 2013; US$ 11.99

    Wer kennt sie nicht, diese wunderschönen trompetenförmigen Blüten in den Vorgärten gepflegter Reihenhaussiedlungen, oder die Topfpflanzen mit den bizarren grossgezackten Blättern und den wunderschönen trichterförmigen Blüten? Wenn man diese Zierpflanzen im Park oder auf der Fensterbank sieht, so scheint es kaum möglich, dass man hier ein zentrales... more...

  • Aloeby Raffaele Capasso; Massimiliano Laudato; Giuliano Grandolini; Francesco Capasso

    Springer Milan 2013; US$ 19.99

    In questi ultimi anni la popolarità dell?aloe ha conosciuto un notevole incremento: a parte l?uso tradizionale di questa pianta e dei suoi preparati come lassativo, è interessante chiedersi se questa droga vegetale possegga altre proprietà farmacologiche, la cui fama ha portato addiritura a definirla una miracle plant o wonder drug.Obiettivo di questo... more...

  • Bioactive Compounds from Marine Foodsby Herná; Blanca ndez-Ledesma; Miguel Herrero

    Wiley 2013; US$ 205.95

    Part of the IFT Press series, this book reviews the myriad published information on bioactive components derived from marine foods, enabling researchers and product developers to select appropriate functional ingredients for new products.  Chapters cover foods and food ingredients from both animal and plant marine sources, focusing on those... more...

  • Biologics, A History of Agents Made From Living Organisms in the Twentieth Centuryby Alexander von Schwerin; Heiko Stoff; Bettina Wahrig

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 52.95

    The use of biologics ? drugs made from living organisms ? has raised specific scientific, industrial, medical and legal issues. The essays contained in this collection each deal with a case study of a biologic substance, or group of biologics, and its use during the twentieth century. more...

  • Farmacognosia applicataby R. Capasso; F. Borrelli; R. Longo; F. Capasso

    Springer Milan 2007; US$ 59.99

    Il processo di identificazione è per una droga vegetale di enorme importanza ai fini dell'efficacia e sicurezza della stessa. Infatti la risposta terapeutica e gli effetti indesiderati sono fortemente condizionati dall'identificazione della droga e dalla presenza di contaminanti botanici. Il testo si compone di due parti; la prima sintetizza gli... more...

  • The Herbal Medicine-Maker's Handbookby James Green; Ajana

    Potter/TenSpeed/Harmony 2011; US$ 22.99

    THE HERBAL MEDICINE-MAKER'¬?S HANDBOOK is an entertaining compilation of natural home remedies written by one of the great herbalists, James Green, author of the best-selling THE MALE HERBAL. Writing in a delightfully personal and down-home style, Green emphasizes the point that herbal medicine-making is fundamental to every culture on the planet... more...

  • Il Ginsengby Alain Drouard; Paul Goetz; Patrick Stoltz; Dominique Delaporte

    Springer Milan 2012; US$ 19.99

    Il termine Panax ginseng evoca la panacea, nome dato dagli antichi a piante dalle grandi proprietà terapeutiche. Mentre il nome cinese si traduce all?incirca come ?uomo dalle gambe allargate?, il mistero circa le le sue  origini lo avvicinano storicamente  alla celebre radice di mandragora dalle forme antropomorfe. Questa pianta dall?effetto rinforzante... more...