Nature’s Medicine

Nature’s Medicine: Essential Cures


Millions of people around the world depend on the science and magic of natural medicine to stay healthy.

For some it is necessity, for others a choice. Ironically, natural medicine is used by the poorest and the richest—leaves and potions made of sap and flowers become elixirs of survival and status. Travel in these photographs to Africa, Asia and America to witness the cures. (National Geographic)