David Hoffmann, FNIMH, AHG

David Hoffmann, FNIMH, AHG, has been a clinical medical herbalist since 1979. A Fellow of Britain’s National Institute of Medical Herbalists, he is one of the founding members of the American Herbalists Guild and the author of 17 books, including Herbs for Healthy Aging, Medical Herbalism, The Complete Illustrated Holistic Herbal, and The Herbal Handbook. He teaches herbal medicine throughout the English-speaking world and lives in California.

Books By David Hoffmann, FNIMH, AHG

  1. An Herbal Guide to Stress Relief

    An Herbal Guide to Stress Relief

    By David Hoffmann, FNIMH, AHG

    David Hoffmann, author of Medical Herbalism, shows how a wide variety of herbs can be used in alleviating the physical and mental problems caused by the stress of modern living. He also offers advice on the use of herbs in recovery from chemical dependencies.
  2. The Herbal Handbook

    The Herbal Handbook

    By David Hoffmann, FNIMH, AHG

    In this comprehensive guide, Hoffmann explains specific actions individual herbs have on the body and suggests herbal prescriptions for a variety of conditions. It includes a practical reference section listing the effects of various herbs, with prescriptions on how to use them for a wide range of illnesses.
  3. Herbs for Healthy Aging

    Herbs for Healthy Aging

    By David Hoffmann, FNIMH, AHG

    David Hoffmann discusses how to treat and prevent the health concerns brought about by aging. He provides herbal treatments to restore and protect the body’s major systems as well as herbal remedies for specific ailments such as prostate enlargement, hot flashes, hypertension, insomnia, varicose veins, and arthritis. Herbs can help minimize dependence on conventional medical treatments and provide a safe alternative to the dangers of synthetic drugs.
  4. Medical Herbalism

    Medical Herbalism

    By David Hoffmann, FNIMH, AHG

    Medical Herbalism is the comprehensive textbook all students and practitioners of clinical herbalism need to develop their healing practices. It contains comprehensive information concerning the identification and use of medicinal plants by chemical structure and physiological effect. It also includes information on toxicology, contraindications, and dosages.