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Traditional medicines in Satpudas /

Traditional medicines in Satpudas /
DK Number:DK-212483
ISBN: 9788121107273
Title: Traditional medicines in Satpudas /
Author: S.H. Patil.
Imprint: Dehra Dun : Bishen Singh Mahendra Pal Singh,
Physical Desc.: viii, 183 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), maps ; 24 cm.
Year: 2010
Price: USD 45.50
Subject Strings: Traditional medicine--India--Nandurbar (District)
  Traditional medicine--India--Dhule (District)
  Traditional medicine--India--Satpura Range.
  Tribes--Health and hygiene--India--Nandurbar (District)
  Tribes--Health and hygiene--India--Dhule (District)
  Tribes--Health and hygiene--India--Satpura Range.
  Medicinal plants--India--Nandurbar (District)--Classification.
  Medicinal plants--India--Dhule (District)--Classification.
  Medicinal plants--India--Satpura Range--Classification.
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Traditional knowledge of medicinal plants is now considered to play a vital role in addressing the health care needs of indigenous people. Western Satpuda area of the Indian state of Maharashtra has centuries old traditions of health care using medicinal plants and animal parts. Drawing upon years of extensive field survey and personal interaction of the author with local tribal populations, the present study attempts to document the use of over 200 plant species and 15 animal parts in traditional health care system of the area. Enriched with colour photographs of over 150 plant species, the book also contains details of geology of the region, its forests, and socio-cultural and religious life of the local tribal people.

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Title Contents
Chapter No.Chapter TitleChapter AuthorPage No.
INTRODUCTION
1.1 Significance of the study2
1.2. About the Area of Study3
1.3. The People7
1.4. The Forests12
1.5. Tribals of Satpuda Region18
HEALTH CARE SYSTEM
2.1. Method of preparation of medicine53
2.2. Role of Bhagats57
2.3. Diseases commonly prevalent among Adiwasis60
2.4. The major causes of the diseases60
2.5. The health facilities available in the area60
2.6. Primary Health Centres (PHCs)61
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