Bewusstseinsverändernde Pflanzen von A - Z by Angelika Prentner

By Angelika Prentner

Neuauflage thematisiert schwerpunktmäßig europäische Planzen
Ausführliche Beschreibung von Aussehen, Vorkommen und Wirkung
Verbindung von culture und Moderne, Altes Wissen und neueste Erkenntnisse
Hinweise auf mögliche Gefahren wie Überdosierung, Sucht und Abhängigkeit

Der Gebrauch von bewusstseinsverändernden Pflanzen nimmt vor allem bei Jugendlichen stark zu. Statistiken zufolge haben forty % aller 14- bis 16-Jährigen schon einmal eine solche Pflanze konsumiert. Nur wenige wissen jedoch über die richtige Handhabung, die Dosierung, Wirkungen und die möglichen Folgen Bescheid, wie etwa Angst, Panik oder Flashbacks. In diesem Buch erklärt die erfahrene Pharmazeutin Angelika Prentner, wie bewusstseinsverändernde Pflanzen wirken, die Gründe des Konsums und die Problematik von Sucht und Abhängigkeit. In der Neuauflage widmet sich die Autorin schwerpunktmäßig den europäischen Pflanzen und beschreibt diese ausführlich in Aussehen, Vorkommen und Wirkung. Zudem geht sie auf den Gebrauch der indigenen Bevölkerung im Vergleich mit unserem Kulturkreis ein und zeigt sehr anschaulich den Nutzen für die moderne Wissenschaft und Medizin. Das Buch wendet es sich an Ärzte, Apotheker, Pädagogen, Eltern, Jugendliche und an dem Thema Interessierte.

Content point » Professional/practitioner

Stichwörter » Abhängigkeit - Bewusstseinsveränderung - hashish - Engelstrompete - Indigene Kulturen - Magic Mushrooms - Pflanzen - Psychotrope Pflanzen - Sucht

Verwandte Fachbereiche » Innere Medizin - Medizin & Gesundheitsberufe - Naturheilverfahren - Pharmakologie

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By Donald L. Baars

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Plant cytogenetics has improved at a fast price because the ebook of the 1st variation. Plant Cytogenetics, moment variation provides an updated evaluation of cytogenetics. It covers the newest within the quite a few classical and sleek suggestions within the dealing with of chromosomes, karyotype research, genetics of meiosis, genomic relationships, and chromosome manipulation. It contains new chapters on additional chromosomal inheritance and the mode of replica in crops, paricularly apomixis, in addition to new sections at the molecular foundation of heredity, genomic in situ hybridization, and the classical and molecular tools of genome research. the writer additionally elaborates at the cytogenetic foundation of somaclonal version generated via phone and tissue tradition.

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Plants are sessile, hugely delicate organisms that actively compete for environmental assets either above and lower than the floor. They verify their atmosphere, estimate how a lot power they want for specific pursuits, after which have an understanding of the optimal version. They take measures to manage definite environmental assets. They understand themselves and will distinguish among ‘self’ and ‘non-self’. They procedure and overview info after which adjust their behaviour for that reason. those hugely assorted competences are made attainable via parallel sign(alling)-mediated verbal exchange procedures in the plant physique (intraorganismic), among an analogous, similar and diversified species (interorganismic), and among vegetation and non-plant organisms (transorganismic). Intraorganismic verbal exchange contains sign-mediated interactions inside of cells (intracellular) and among cells (intercellular). this can be the most important in coordinating progress and improvement, form and dynamics. Such conversation needs to functionality either at the neighborhood point and among greatly separated plant elements. this permits vegetation to coordinate applicable reaction behaviours in a differentiated demeanour, reckoning on their present developmental prestige and physiological affects. finally, this quantity files how plant ecosphere population speak with one another to coordinate their behavioural styles, in addition to the function of viruses in those hugely dynamic interactional networks.

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