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Danger! Homely remedies!

Reluctant as I am to put anyone off trying sensible remedies for minor ailments, I admit this can result in doing more harm than good. Very recently when, due to a frantic flurry of tidying, chucking out and cleaning, I … Continue reading

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Arsenic and other homely remedies

Did your mother ever try to medicate you? A few tummy gripes and mine would reach up to the top shelf of the pantry for the dreaded Milk of Magnesia. “Noooo!! Not the devil’s breast milk!! Don’t make me drink … Continue reading

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