The book elucidates the medicinal and curative properties of common plants. Household vegetables and fruit have medicinal qualities which can help cure diseases like anaemia, common cold, ulcers and measles. This book enlists the nutritive elements present in various plants and also gives simple recipes for making various decoctions and home-cures.
About the Author:
Manisha Jain is a journalist who specialise in health, education and gender issues. She has written severval in-depth and investigative reports on social sector, media and women. She also does commentaries for AIR.