What could we do to help a six-year-old girl who suffers from boils on her bottom? Well, let's start with the folklore remedy of taping a large slice of garlic to the boil, which should be left on overnight.
If you can get over the shock of waking up to a mouthful of black saliva, placing a charcoal tablet against the boil and leaving it there to dissolve overnight could help absorb the toxins from the affected area.
Acute, tender, perifollicular inflammatory nodules resulting from infection by staphylococci.
Commonly known as boils
Zinc has so many important functions and potential uses that both doctors and patients should think of zinc more often for
Phytolacca americanaPhytolaccaceaeNames: Pokeweed.Habitat: N. America Collection: The root shoul
Anemone pulsatillaRanunculaceaeNames: Pulsatilla, Wind Flower, Meadow Anemone.Habitat: Europe and parts of Rus
Part Used: Inner bark.
Constituents: Mucilage, composed of galactose, 3-methyl
Names: Tea tree
Habitat: Swampy, low lying wetlands in New South Wal
Names: Coughwort, Horsehoof, Foal's Foot.
Habitat: A com