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
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
Original Chinese Language Text By: http://news.sina.com.cn
(Translated by Adrian Chan-Wyles PhD)
Illnesses are attributed to natural forces and conditions.