- Added to Catalog: 2022
- Pages: 12
- Size: 8.5 x 11
- Publisher: No Borders
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A thorough and classic examination on tried and true herbal treatments for common gynecological problems, as well as great basic sexual health info. It begins, ‘Patriarchy sucks. It’s robbed us of our autonomy and much of our history. It’s integral for women to be aware and in control of our own bodies.’ Diagrams and herbal remedies teach you how to diagnose and heal many problems from bladder infections to inducing your period to ease cramps to even dealing with pregnancy. Learn herbal remedies to ease every stage of the menstrual cycle. There’s references to further reading, descriptions of herbs, and even a section on aphrodisiacs. The sections include: Body Mapping (in brief), About Menstruation, Love in the Age of Aids, 35 years of fertility, STDs and Other Aliens, The Ovaries and the Uterus, Aphrodisiacs, How to Prepare and Use Herbs, Picking Your Own Herbs, Herbal Properties and Dosages.
Originally published in 1994 as "Hot Pants: Do It Yourself Gynecology", this version has an updated layout. The original text is an English adaptation of C’est toujours chaud dans les culottes des filles.
Patriarchy sucks. It’s robbed us of our autonomy and much of our history. We believe it’s integral for women to be aware and in control of our own bodies. The recipes we present here have been known and practiced for centuries, passed down from mother to daughter, and have survived the censorship of the witch hunts. Our intent is simple and practical: to help break away from the medical establishment’s tentacular grip on our bodies and our approaches to health and healing.
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