Sunday, January 7, 2018

Fact of the Day: Tree Headache

While aspirin was created in the modern age, the aspirin of the olden age were the the bark and leaves of willow trees. 

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  1. Ohh really?? Is this tree still exist?
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  2. Aspirin, swollen quick and off we go.

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  3. That must have been hard to swallow with water.

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  4. Wow! That's pretty interesting! Hugs...RO

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  5. Interesting, and a natural solution.

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  6. I've always found it fascinating that our ancestors figured out what plants and what part of plants could help us. Trial and error?

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  7. We know of the healing powers of willow thanks to Indigenous Americans.

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