The Old Farmer's Almanac "Home Library" Series from Time-Life Books and Yankee Publishing
Traditionally, the pantry and medicine cabinet were stocked from the same kitchen garden. Foodstuffs were both nutrition and good medicine, some preventative and others curative, but never separate in the way we think of them today. Modern medicine is learning what our grandparents knew all along about apples, cranberries, chicken soup, vinegar, and countless other foods and herbs. These timeless remedies can keep us happy, healthy, and out of the doctor's office.