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My Herbal First Aid Kit

Swamp Yankee Style

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There are certain things I always try to keep in stock in my medicine cabinet. Here are the things I find most useful t have on hand for all natural remedies of ailments that come up quite often on our farm.

  1. Tea Tree Oil: I seriously buy this in bulk. I feel like it is good for almost anything. We use it on insect bites, to make all All Natural Bug Spray, I use it for fungal infections, cold sores and worts.
  2. Rosemary Oil:this is a good topical muscle pain reliever, which after a hard day working on the farm can be amazingly useful.
  3. Yarrow: I try to keep this dried herb on hand it is useful for bringing down fever and for healing wounds. Yarrow salve is also great to have on hand for eczema and poison ivy.
  4. Aloe Vera: I have an aloe plant…

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