Part of A Practical Guide to Herbal Therapies for People Living With HIV
Reference Books on Herbal Therapies
Finker F. Herb Contraindications and Drug Interactions, 3rd Edition. Sandy: Eclectic Medical Publications, 2001.
Chandler R, Bombardier C, et al. Herbs: Everyday Reference for Health Professionals. Ottawa: Canadian Pharmacy Association -- Canadian Medical Association, 2000.
Blumenthal M. The Complete German Commission E Monographs: Therapeutic Guide to Herbal Medicine. Austin: American Botanical Council, 1998.
Foster S. 101 Medicinal Herbs: An Illustrated Guide. Loveland, Colorado: Interweave Press, 1998.
Grunwald J, Brendler T, et al. Physician's Desk Reference for Herbal Medicines. Montvale: Medical Economic Company, 1998.
Murray MT. Healing Power of Herbs. 2nd Edition. Rocklin CA: Prima Health, 1995.
Schulz V, Rudolf H, et al. Rational Phytotherapy: A Physician's Guide to Herbal Medicine. Heidelberg: Springer Verlag, 1998.
Tyler VE, Foster S. Tyler's Honest Herbal: A Sensible Guide to the Use of Herbs and Related Remedies. Binghamton: Haworth, 1998.
Bensky D and Gamble A. Chinese Herbal Medicine Materia Medico, Revised Edition. Seattle: Eastland Press, Inc. 1993.
Weiss R. Herbal Medicine, translation of 6th German Edition. Beaconsfield UK: Beaconsfield Publishers Ltd, 1988.
Hsu H. Oriental Materia Medica: a Concise Guide. Long Beach: Oriental Healing Arts Institute, 1986.
Reference Books on Complementary Therapies That Include Herbs
Cassileth BR. The Alternative Medicine Handbook. New York: WW Norton and Company, 1998.
Cohen MR, Doner K. The HIV Wellness Sourcebook: An East/West Guide to Living Well With HIV/AIDS and Related Conditions. New York: Henry Holt, 1998.
Harden BL and Harden CR. Alternative Health Care: The Canadian Directory. Toronto: Nobel Ages Publishing Ltd., 1997.
Web Sites With Information on HIV and Herbal Therapies
AIDSmap (NAM, United Kingdom)
British Columbia Persons with AIDS Society (BCPWA)
The Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine (CCNM)
Canadian Health Network, Complementary and Alternative Health Centre
Dominion Herbal College
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