Anti-ageing plants


Kurt Hostettmann

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15 X 23.5cm
208 pages
Full color
Soft cover


Health, longevity, beauty

Fear of ageing is perhaps the most characteristic feature of our age obsessed with youth, beauty and performance. To delay the effects of age and stay healthy for as long as possible, we now have an incredible arsenal at our disposal. And nature is the first to provide us with effective weapons if we know how to use them: plants, fruit and vegetables are the very basis of many medicines! Preventing diseases (Alzheimer’s, cardiovascular diseases, cancer, etc.), prolonging longevity, maintaining physical fitness and a lively sexuality, preserving the beauty of the body: here you will find all of nature’s vital secrets.

Kurt Hostettmann

Kurt Hostettmann, PhD in Chemistry, is Honorary Professor at the Universities of Geneva, Lausanne, Nanjing, Shandong and the Chinese Academy of Sciences in Shanghai. Specializing in medicinal plants and phytomedicines, he is internationally renowned. He received the Egon Stahl Gold Medal from the Society for Medicinal Plant and Natural Product Research in September 2014 for his outstanding work in pharmacognosy and phytotherapy. He is the author of more than 500 publications and a dozen books, some of which have been translated into Japanese, Chinese, Indonesian, Farsi, Spanish and Portuguese.
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