Honey, Mud, Maggots, and Other Medical Marvels: The Science Behind Folk Remedies and Old Wives' Tales

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Macmillan, 1999 - Alternative medicine - 279 pages
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Honey, mud, maggots, and other medical marvels: the science behind folk remedies and old wives' tales

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The title of this informative and stimulating book suggests that medical cures often lie closer to natural and folk treatment than we sometimes like to admit. The authors, a professor of physiology ... Read full review

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Contents

Antique Modernities
1
Old Wives Tales and the Clinic
6
A Flyblown Idea 2 i
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Michele Root-Bernstein is the author of "Honey, Mud, Maggots, & Other Medical Marvels". She and her husband Robert live in Michigan.

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