View
Publication Type
Journal Article
UWI Author(s)
Author, Analytic
Robinson, Edward
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of Geography and Geology
Article Title
Some geological aspects of alternative medicine
Medium Designator
n/a
Connective Phrase
n/a
Journal Title
University of the West Indies, Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences, Mona. Newsletter
Translated Title
n/a
Reprint Status
n/a
Date of Publication
1999
Volume ID
12
Issue ID
4
Page(s)
11-12
Language
n/a
Connective Phrase
n/a
Location/URL
n/a
ISSN
n/a
Notes
n/a
Abstract
A brief review of Jamaican geological sites with medicinal potential and also a discussion on current practice elsewhere. It discusses in general the reputed value of Mineral Springs in Jamaica, and the general use of clay and peat in spas.