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Nature’s Medicine: A collection of Medicinal Plants from Malaysia’s Rainforest

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Abstract

“Nature’s Medicine: A collection of Medicinal Plants from Malaysia’s Rainforest” is an e-book compiling medicinal plants we call weeds. It features the health benefits of medicinal herbs and plants for public use.

Most weeds are found in home gardens and are easily accessible. We call them weeds because we do not have to care of these plants. Weeds, in many cases can be used to fight the flu, cough, ease indigestion, treat poison ivy rashes, snake bites, joint pains and even make a tasty meal as a salad. You may be surprised to learn that identifying weeds in your own yard can be beneficial.

This e-book is also intended to serve as a reference guide and create interest among students and scientists to study the wonder of the weeds in greater detail. The weeds are picturesquely presented to enable readers to recognise them at a glance. Their medicinal properties and traditional uses are also highlighted.

Citation

Hussain, A.G., Normah, M.N. & Hussin, K. (2015). Nature’s Medicine: A collection of Medicinal Plants from Malaysia’s Rainforest, Volume 1. Landskap Malaysia, Malaysia. pp. 374.

Species   32 records

by Kingdom Species
  • Plants 32
  • Total 32
by IUCN Status Species
  • Least Concern 6
  • Total 6
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