For centuries, herb plants have been used to cure all sorts of ailments. Both modern and alternative medicine rely on the age-old healing properties found in medicinal herbs. The Growers Exchange has a wide selection of medicinal herb plants.
lunaghoststar: “ Mahogany medicine chest, England, 1801 The mahogany medicine chest contains boxes, bottles and tubes of medications to treat a number of conditions. The chest includes treatments to purge the body by vomiting (emetics), by sweating.
For me the first step in my cooking yummy healthy dishes is to have a well stocked spice stock- I grow herbs year round in my kitchen - as well as what I harvest - I dry for winter--- The Herbal Wellness Pantry or the Home Apothecary