Kingston, Jamaica
University of the West Indies Press
Medicinal plants of Barbados for the treatment of communicable and non-communicable diseases
9789766404994
9766404992
83 pages
Caribbean Cultural Studies
Materia medica, Vegetable - Barbados.
Medicinal plants - Barbados.
Traditional medicine - Barbados.
Contents6
Preface8
Acknowledgements10
1. Disease and Treatment with Medicinal Herbs in Barbados12
2. A Review of Medicinal Plants in Barbados for Communicable and Non-communicable Diseases23
3. Medicinal Plant Chemistry and Appraisal of Herbal Practices in Barbados65
Appendix 1. Glossary72
Appendix 2. Study Questionnaire75
References82
Index90