Old Folk Cure for Vomiting and Diarrhea

Here’s a recipe for a folk remedy for vomiting and diarrhea that comes from Hohman’s Long Lost Friend, which is an essential book for healers, “kitchen witches” and other people interested in old time medicine.

Take pulverized cloves and eat them together with bread soaked in red wine, and you will soon find relief. The cloves may be put upon the bread.

Probatim. Though a little white rice is much more effective for diarrhea.


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