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    The Secret Life of Your Microbiome

    The Secret Life of Your Microbiome

    Why Nature and Biodiversity are Essential to Health and Happiness

    For too long our bodies have been viewed as capsules, sealed off and protected from "bugs" by our immune systems and an arsenal of antibiotics, pesticides, processed foods, and anti-bacterial soaps. The more insulated from nature, the better.

    The …

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    The New Home Herbalist

    The New Home Herbalist

    Simple Ways to Use Plants for Health and Wellness

    Full colour photos and illustrations

    Have you searched for a way in to the world of self-sufficient health and herbalism, but felt lost in the depths of terms, body systems, politics, and spirituality? Have you been looking for a one-stop source for …

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    Homegrown & Handmade - 2nd Edition

    Homegrown & Handmade - 2nd Edition

    A Practical Guide to More Self-reliant Living

    Food recalls, dubious health claims, scary and shocking ingredients in health and beauty products. Our increasingly industrialized supply system is becoming more difficult to navigate, more frightening, and more frustrating, leaving us feeling stuck …

    The Planet Friendly Diet

    The Planet Friendly Diet

    Your 21-day Guide to Sustainable Weight Loss and Optimal Health

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    Would you like to lose weight, feel great, and minimize the impact of your eating habits on the environment? The Planet Friendly Diet is a unique, all-inclusive program for a greener lifestyle based on responsible dietary …

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    Prescriptions for a Healthy House, 3rd Edition

    Prescriptions for a Healthy House, 3rd Edition

    A Practical Guide for Architects, Builders & Home Owners

    Although there is nothing complicated about constructing healthier homes, building for health is still not standard practice, and in fact there are many aspects of conventional home construction that are detrimental to human wellbeing.

    From …

    The EcoNest Home

    The EcoNest Home

    Designing and Building a Light Straw Clay House

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    An EcoNest is not just a home – it is a breathtakingly beautiful structure that nurtures health and embraces ecology. This unique approach to construction combines light straw clay, timber framing, earthen floors, natural …

    Heal Local

    Heal Local

    20 Essential Herbs for Do-it-Yourself Home Healthcare

    Most of us understand the value of eating and buying local. Taking back our food, goods, and services from multinational corporations and sourcing them from small growers, producers, artisans, and entrepreneurs benefits our families, our …

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    Conceiving Healthy Babies

    Conceiving Healthy Babies

    An Herbal Guide to Support Preconception, Pregnancy and Lactation

    Healthy babies don't just happen. The lifestyle of the prospective parents is a crucial factor in promoting fertility and ensuring a successful pregnancy. But the average North American diet is saturated with processed foods, and environmental …

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