This medical guide from the 1900's is full of herbs, tonics and old fashioned remedies. I found some very useful and others out dated due to modern research. I would cross check methods and uses with caution.
Several chapters are devoted to the use of water for cures. While I would never discount some of the authors use of water cures, claims to heal cancer with water stretch the integrity of some mentioned water cures.
I thoroughly enjoyed reading this book and as said before noticed benefits to using some of these cures, however, I caution the reader to cross check the authors claims and remedies before administering to ones body.
Now in its expanded, updated revised edition with a new index to make the book easier to use, this is the original classic text (with more than 4 million copies sold) that helped create the natural foods industry. It remains today one of the major texts on herbs, natural diet and lifestyle and wholistic health. This is the authorized Kloss family edition with the family archival photographs and reminiscences included