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  1. Rathwulven BC

    Medicinal Plants - Part 1: The Plantago

    Hi folks, I would wish to share the first of a series of articles I have been publishing for "Dutch Wildcamping Tumblr" - this series deals with medicinal plants on a more botanic and scientific scale and occasionally aims at tackling some common misconceptions of certain varieties. Without...
  2. Keith

    Chooks For Food & Medicine.

    Chicken soup is one of our modern panaceas for all ills, but it was also used as medicine in the eighteenth century. However, while nowadays it is associated with treating colds and flu (and has actually been proved to have anti-inflammatory properties¹), then it appears to have been considered...
  3. Keith

    Garlic As A Food & Medicine.

    Since making this video I have done a little more research. Most authorities on the subject of foods seem to agree that garlic was not high on the list of good foods, but further research of my own shows that this was mainly among the upper classes, and it was because of the garlic smell. Among...
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