Usos Medicos del Nopal / Prickly Pear Cactus Medicine: Tratamientos para la Dabetes, el Colesterol y el Sistema Inmunologico / Treatments for Diabetes, Cholesterol, and the Immune System

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  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2010-05-01

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The prickly pear cactus is destined to be the next big herbal superstar, following in the footsteps of St. John's wort and Echinacea, according to author Ran Knishinsky. Traditionally used as a panacea for over 100 ailments, it has also been the subject of blood cholesterol research sponsored by the American Heart Association.

Author Biography

Ran Knishinsky is a professional health researcher and writer and the founder of NutraConsulting, a consulting firm to the natural products industry. He is the author of Alternativas para el Prozac.

Table of Contents


1    Medicina cactaria

2    ¿Qué es un cactus?

3    Partes sanadoras del cactus nopal

4    La conexión cactus-diabetes

5    La conexión cactus-colesterol

6    Otros beneficios y tratamientos con cactus nopal

7    Aplicaciones y dosificación del cactus nopal

8    Recolección y preparación del nopal

   Como cocinar cactus

Apéndice A    Proveedores de cactus nopal

Apéndice B    Educación herbaria y servicios en productos naturales

Apéndice C    Guía de recursos para la diabetes y enfermedades del corazón



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