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Simple Home Treatment/Remedies for “Hand-Feet Sprain” its symptoms and reason

Sprain of The Hand-Feet What is Sprain: Sometimes, sprain occurs due to hurt, walking on zig-zag places and banding of the hand and feet while walking. It is called sprain of the hand and feet. Treatment : Heat 2 pieces of Beejpur fruit in a pot and apply it on the affected part, it provides relief from pain of the hand and feet caused by sprain soon. Heat Amlaparni root...

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Joint-Sprain (Injury to the ligament, the joint capsule): Its diagnose and first aid treatment

Sprain (Injury to the ligament, the joint capsule): Its diagnose and first aid treatment Sprain is an injury to the ligament(s) and the joint capsule. It is due to sudden movement twisting of the part involving joint. Ankle is the most commonly sprained joint. The condition is diagnosed by the following features. There is severe pain locally, aggravated by movement at the joint. Bruising and swelling are present around the...

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Fracture-Fractures of the hand and fingers: Its causes and first aid treatment

Fractures of the hand and fingers: Its causes and first aid treatment The hand is made up of many small bones with movable joints, which may be injured by direct indirect trauma. Crush injuries cause multiple fractures in the hand. A fracture of the knuckle between the little and the hand may occur due to a misplaced punch. There may be severe bleeding and swelling. Sprains and dislocations may affect...

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Medicinal use of Marjoram and Milkweed

Marjoram: Origanum marhorana Part used: Whole plant Aromatic, tonic, condiment, emmenagogue A good tonic. A good combination with chamomile and gentian. Poultice very beneficial for sprains, felons, boils, carbuncles. Good for loss of appetite, eruptive diseases, suppressed menstruation. Expels gas. Increases flow of urine. Is good in hepatitis, deafness, headache, indigestion, nausea, colic, neuralgia. Oil dropped in cavity of aching tooth is said to stop pain. Will expel poisons from...

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Medicinal use of Borage and Burdock

Borage: Borago officinalis Part Used: The herb Pectoral, cordial, aperients Expels poisons. Rich in potassium and calcium. Comforts the heart when saddened with much grief. All the glandular system is gradually influenced by the singular action of Borage. Used to defend the heart in contagious or eruptive fevers. Seeds and leaves are said to increase mother’s milk. Good to bathe sore eyes. Valuable in hepatitis. Burdock: Arctium lappa,  Lappa minor...

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Medicinal use of Angelica, Anise, Annatto, Arnica

Angelica: Angelica Atropurpurea, Archangel Part Used: Root and seed Stimulant, aromatic, carminative, diaphoretic, expectorant, diuretic, emmenagogue.  A good tonic. For stomach trouble, heartburn, gas, colic, colds and fever. Tea dropped into the eye helps dimness of sight. Dropped into the ears, helps deafness. Strengthens the heart. Effective in epidemics. In case of poisons, take in morning, fasting if possible. Powdered root is reputed to cause disgust of all spirituous liquors....

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