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Secrets of Ginseng

Secrets of Ginseng

Learn About Nature's Amazing Energy Herb!

Winifred Conkling

St. Martin's Paperbacks


Discover the secrets of energy, vitality, and improved health.

For thousands of years, Eastern societies have known about the astounding healing properties of ginseng, a root herb with a multitude of medicinal uses, from combating fatigue to regulating blood pressure to restoring sexual function. Word has only recently spread to Western culture about the benefits of ginseng, but already it's the second-most popular herb in the U.S. Is ginseng right for you? If you're looking for a safe, effective, natural alternative to traditional medicine, or simply searching for a tincture to improve overall function and well-being, the answer could be yes.

This comprehensive guidebook includes:

-The history, folklore, and legends surrounding ginseng
-How the herb works in the body
-The various types of ginseng and how they differ
-The many uses of ginseng
-Health and energy plans
-Who should and shouldn't use ginseng
-Dosage information
-And much, much more!

Put down that cup of coffee and discover the secrets of ginseng!

Winifred Conkling

Winifred Conkling is a freelance writer specializing in health and consumer topics. She is the author of more than fifteen books on natural medicine and health, including Secrets of 5-HTP, Natural Healing for Children, Natural Remedies for Arthritis, and the forthcoming Secrets of Ginkgo and Secrets of Echinacea. Her work has been published in a number of national magazines, including American Health, Consumer Reports, McCall's and Reader's Digest. She lives in northern Virginia with her husband and two children.

Winifred Conkling

St. Martin's Paperbacks

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