Recommended Reading

Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture:

  • The Web That Has No Weaver, by Ted Kaptchuk
  • Between Heaven and Earth, by Harriet Beinfield
  • The Complete Book of Chinese Health & Healing: Guarding the Three Treasures, by Daniel Reid
  • The I Ching, or, Book of Changes, by Richard Wilhelm

Herbal Medicine:

  • The Way of Chinese Herbs, by Michael Tierra
  • Rosemary Gladstar’s Herbal Recipes for Vibrant Health: 175 Teas, Tonics, Oils, Salves, Tinctures, and Other Natural Remedies for the Entire Family, by Rosemary Gladstar
  • Herbal Antibiotics, by Stephen Buhner


  • Healing with Whole Foods, by Paul Pitchford
  • Ayurveda: A Life of Balance, by Maya Tiwari
  • Chinese Natural Cures, by Henry Lu

Ayurvedic Medicine:

  • Textbook of Ayurveda, Vol. 1, by Dr. Vasant Lad
  • Prakruti: Your Ayurvedic Constitution, by Dr. Robert Svoboda
  • Ayurvedic Healing: A Comprehensive Guide, by Dr. David Frawley

Self Care:

  • The Complete Book of Ayurvedic Home Remedies, by Dr. Vasant Lad
  • Holistic Dental Care, by Nadine Artemis
  • Prescription for Nutritional Healing, by Phyllis Balch
  • Prescription for Herbal Healing, by Phyllis Balch
  • Women’s Bodies, Women’s Wisdom, by Dr. Christiane Northrup

Note: These titles are general recommendations. For more specific suggestions, please email me at