When it comes to soothing a sick or hurt child, only the most gentle, time-tested remedies will do. Herbal remedies are both safe and effective. Renowned herbalist Rosemary Gladstar shows you how to make your own teas, salves, tablets, and foods that can assist children in addressing a variety of common ailments. These remedies also take many forms that will appeal to children, from herbal popsicles and "candy" balls to teas, syrups, and calming baths. Rosemary introduces you to 24 of the best herbs to support children's health and provides simple instructions for preparing and using them, with specific guidelines for kids aged three months to twelve years.