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Benarkah pete bermanfaat bagi kesehatan kita?

Setelah sekian lama surfing di internet, di tahun 2017 saya mendapatkan informasi dari beberapa web-page para peneliti barat, mereka berhasil menggali informasi dari berbagai kelompok masyarakat di Asia Tenggara, yang menyatakan pete sudah dikenal sejak ratusan tahun lampau sebagai bagian dari folk medicine yang berarti sudah dikenal atau biasa digunakan oleh berbagai masyarakat itu untuk pengobatan, untuk kesehatan. 310 more words

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Country Life June 28 2017

In COUNTRY LIFE of June 28th 2017, Mark Griffiths investigates the true story of healing with herbs and Britain’s history of folk medicine.

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Ozark Encyclopedia – D – Dogwood

Dogwood – Cornus florida

Parts used: root, bark, flower

Traditional uses: Roots and bark astringent, used for diarrhea and dermatological needs. Analgesic, chewed for headache, decoction rubbed on skin to relieve aches and pains. 720 more words

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Ozark Encyclopedia – D – Dittany

Dittany, Stone Mint – Cunila origanoides

Parts used: leaf, flower

Traditional uses: Related to Oregano and Marjoram and can be used in similar ways. As an infusion it’s good for colds and to help open up the sinuses. 134 more words

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Ozark Encyclopedia – C – Cucumber Tree

Cucumber Tree – Magnolia acuminata

Parts used: root, bark

Traditional uses: Infusion of bark taken for stomachache or cramps. Infusion of bark used for toothache. 127 more words

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Making Cocaine in a Hotel Room, Pt. 3

Before I put the coca back into Coca Cola, I just chewed some coca leaves the proper way to alleviate my symptoms. Traditionally, people in the Andes would chew the coca leaves after smearing them with a very basic substance, like lye, in order to help extract the cocaine. 743 more words

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