This easy-to-read book combines the ancient wisdom of herbal medicine, the more modern applications of homeopathy, the expertise of conventional medicine, the gentle effectiveness of aromatherapy, tried-and-true nutritional common sense, & a few basic physical exercises to promote good health among people of all ages. Remedies prescribed in conventional medicine, herbal remedies, homeopathic remedies, & warning signs telling readers when to call their doctor are listed for scores of diseases & maladies. Separate illustrated pages are devoted to both mild & serious problems--everything from temporary headaches, constipation, stress, & heartburn to asthma, varicose veins, arthritis, menstrual problems, tonsillitis, whooping cough, & measles. Also recommended are first aid treatments for cuts, burns, bruises, & sprains, ways to alleviate motion sickness, & more. Full-color illustrations throughout.Michael van Straten is the author of 'The Good Health Directory' with ISBN 9780764153143 and ISBN 0764153145.