Inevitably, families on holiday encounter small and large emergencies, and often don't have the health professionals on hand to help. Here's an A to Z of common emergencies plus simple remedies wh ...
STEAMING: A simple home remedy that's a hazard for small children
Modern medicine's so called breakthroughs in treatment for asthma are in fact adaptations of age old know how of medical herbalists. ... ...
The use of medicinal plants for the relief of the common ailments to which
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A highly contagious acute disease characterized by fever, cough, coryza, conjunctivitis, eruptions (Koplik's spots) on the buccal and
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Names: Fish Poison Tree.
Habitat: W. Indies and S. America.
Herbal and nutritional supplements have a long tradition of use in treating and preventing illness during the cold season. Colds and flus, coughs, sore throats and congestion all can respond favorably to natural medicine. There is, however...
Habitat: Grows throughout Europe on wet heaths, moors
and sphagnum bogs, especia
Habitat: Widely distributed throughout Europe including Britain, naturalized in