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home remedy

A traditional therapy often utilizing natural products, nutritional supplements, or physical measures. Its effectiveness may be supported by familial, local, or culturally accepted stories or rituals. Also called a folk remedy.
See also: remedy
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Experts say that the amount of each ingredient put in a home remedy recipe must be correctly specified: too much or too little of certain ingredients could harm people or even put their lives in danger, which is the reason why doctors, generally, advise to only use drugs sold in pharmacies.
Over the counter: Swissdent Extreme Mouth Spray (pounds 9.50, Boots) Home remedy: Parsley This herb contains an antiseptic which kills bacteria in the mouth.
On the other hand, folk home remedy behavior may be considered a health promotion activity by rural elders.
Researchers reporting in the British Medical Journal warn that if you insist on the frozen veg home remedy then 10 minutes is the maximum time to apply them.
One home remedy suggests suffocating the lice by rubbing mayonnaise or olive oil into a child's hair and covering the child's head with a shower cap overnight.
Landing at Marseilles, Martha squelched a dragon by sprinkling him with holy water--a good home remedy for evil--lassoing him with her belt, and leading him off to the nearest dragon depository.
Another good home remedy consists of adding one teaspoon each of parsley and calendula (marigold) to two cups of boiling water.
The women who consulted him often had a home remedy in mind, and wanted only his approval.
Baking soda (bicarbonate of soda) has been a home remedy for more than a century.
For people suffering from restlessness due to anxiety, the mango leaves can be a good home remedy. Add few mango leaves to your bath water.
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