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WINTERGREEN

Wintergreen has been used as an herbal remedy for thousands of years. It contains salicylic acid which has the same properties as aspirin making it good for arthritis, pain and headaches. Small doses stimulate the stomach, heart and respiratory systems. The tea is used for a gargle for sore throat and mouth.

Externally poultices are used for boils, swellings and inflammations. The oil is used in liniments.



 


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