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Folk Medicine

The Get Rich Bubble Bath

Erin Barnes | Posted 03.10.2012 | Denver
Erin Barnes

The Money Drawing Aromatic Bush Bath smelled like a pretty nice bath -- old lady scent, I would say, but nothing scary. And then the funniest thing happened. I immediately won the lottery!!!

Medical Book Examines Mainstream Doctors' Interest In Folk Remedies

Life/Travel: Health | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

One of the latest signs of how seriously such treatments are being taken is the new Mayo Clinic Book of Home Remedies (Time Inc. Home Entertainment, $...

Primate Species Threatened By Traditional Folk Medicine

BBC | Matt Walker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Traditional folk medicine poses a significant and ongoing threat to the future of primates around the world. According to a major scientific survey a...

Swine Flu? Try a Sockful of Onions

Maggie Van Ostrand | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Maggie Van Ostrand

Before the days of modern medicine, people relied on folk remedies. To ward off the flu, for example, you might have to wear a sock full of onions eat...