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DISCLAIMER: These pages are presented solely for INFORMATION purposes and to provide stern warnings against use where appropriate. No claims are made for the efficacy of any herb nor for any historical herbal treatment. In no way can the information provided here take the place of the standard, legal, medical practice of any country. Additionally, some of these plants are extremely toxic and should be used only by licensed professionals who have the means to process them properly into appropriate pharmaceuticals. One final note: many plants were used for a wide range of illnesses in the past, but be aware that many of the historical uses have proven to be ineffective for the problems to which they were applied.



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THE FOLLOWING DATABASE is a map of health conditions and the herbs used for them, plus definitions of medical terms used in herbalism, as well as useful information on a variety of herbal related topics. This database works together with the Remedies Database. The following map is recommendeded to begin your search for information. The second, containing herbal remedies, is linked by topic to the first, but can be used separately. These are TOOLS for INFORMATION ONLY. CLICK ON THE LETTER to take you to the topics mapped out under each one.

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  • Nervous System
    • General
    • Hemiplegia
    • Multiple sclerosis
    • Nerve/Neurological pain
    • Neuralgia
    • Neuritis
    • Neuromuscular disease
    • Numbness
    • Palsy
    • Paralysis
    • Parkinson's disease
    • St vitus dance/Chorea
  • Night Sweats
  • Nose
    • Congested/stuffy nose
    • Inflamed nostrils/Rhinitis
    • Nosebleeds
    • Obstruction
  • Nutritional problems
    • General
    • Beri-beri
    • Malnutrition
    • Metabolism
    • Minerals/Vitamins deficiency
    • Post-op nutrition
    • Rickets
    • Scurvy
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  • Pancreas
    • General
    • Inflammation
    • Obstructions
  • Parasites: External
    • General
    • Chiggers
    • Lice: general
    • Lice: head
    • Lice: pubic
    • Lice: skin
    • Leishmaniasis: cutaneous
    • Leishmaniasis: mucocutaneous
    • Mites: general
    • Mites: scabies
    • Parasites: skin: general
    • Parasitic skin diseases
    • Swimmer's itch/Schistosomiasis
  • Parasites: Internal
    • General
    • Fluke
    • Fluke: liver
    • Intestinal parasites
    • Intestinal worms
    • Hookworms
    • Pinworms
    • Roundworms/Nematodes
    • Tapeworm
    • Thread worms
  • Poison/Poisoning
    • General
    • Animal poisoning
    • Arsenic
    • Carbon tetrachloride
    • Fish
    • Food
    • Insect
    • Iodine
    • Lacquer
    • Lead/Heavy metal
    • Mushroom
    • Narcotic
    • Snake
    • Strophanthus
    • Strychnine
    • Tobacco
    • Vegetable poisons
  • Polyp
    • General
    • Intestinal
    • Nasal
  • Pregnancy
    • General
    • Albumin in urine
    • Bleeding
    • Difficult preganancy
    • False labor
    • Miscarriage
    • Morning sickness
    • Nervous conditions w/preg
    • Overdue pregnancy
    • Restless fetus
  • Prolapse
    • General
    • Anal/Rectal
    • Digestive organs
    • Uterus
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  • Rabies
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Rectum
    • Anus: fissure/fistula
    • Anus: weakness
    • Hemorrhoids/Piles
    • Proctitis
    • Rectal bleeding
    • Rectal itching
    • Rectal sores
  • Reproductive Sys: female
    • General
    • Cervical cells: abnormal
    • Cervix: infection
    • Cervix: inflammation/cervicitis
    • Endometriosis
    • Genital itching/Inflammation
    • Hormones
    • Infertility
    • Inflammation: general
    • Pelvic inflam disease/PID
    • Periods: gen
    • Periods: absence/amenorrhea/
      late/delayed
    • Periods: dysmenorrhea/painful/
      cramping/spasmodic
    • Periods: heavy bleeding/
      excessive length
    • Periods: irregular
    • Periods: spotty/scanty
    • Premenstrual Syndrome/PMS
    • Rectocele
    • Sexual problems/dysfunction/
      loss of lidbido
    • Uterus: gen
    • Uterus: abnormal discharge
    • Uterus: bleeding
    • Uterus: cancer
    • Uterus: fibroids
    • Uterus: infection
    • Uterus: inflammation
    • Uterus: involute
    • Uterus: pain/discomfort/cramping
    • Uterus: prolapse
    • Uterus: tumors
    • Uterus: ulcers/ulcerations
    • Uterus: weakness/atony
    • Vagina: gen
    • Vagina: abnormal dishcarge/
      leukorrhea/blenorrhea
    • Vagina: infection
    • Vagina: inflammation/vaginitis
      /metritis
    • Vagina: itching
    • Vagina: weakness/flaccidity
    • Vagina: yeast infection/
      vaginal thrush
    • Young females approaching puberty
  • Reproductive system: male
    • General problems
    • Gleet
    • Hydrocele
    • Infertility
    • Impotence/Erectile dysfunction
    • Involuntary ejaculation/
      Spermatorrhea
    • Premature ejaculation
    • Prostate problems
    • Prostate: enlarged
    • Prostate: infection
    • Testicles/Testes
    • Testosterone
  • Respiratory system
    • General Problems
    • Infections
    • Inflammation/Irritation
    • Wheezing
  • Rheumatism
  • Roseola
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  • Sexually transmitted diseases
    • General
    • Aids
    • Gonorrhea
    • Herpes/Genital warts
    • Syphilis
  • Sclerosis
  • Skin
    • General
    • Acne
    • Acne: cystic
    • Allergies
    • Bedsores
    • Blackheads
    • Blemishes/Pimples/Eruptions
    • Callus
    • Cancer
    • Chapped/Rough skin
    • Chilblain
    • Cold sore
    • Corns
    • Cracked skin/Scratches/Minor wounds
    • Crusty/scabby conditions
    • Cuts
    • Dry skin
    • Eczema
    • Eruptive diseases
    • Freckles
    • Fungal infections
    • Hives
    • Icthyosis
    • Indurations
    • Infection
    • Infection: erysipelas
    • Inflammation/Dermatitis
    • Irritation/Chafing
    • Itch/Pruritis
    • Lesion
    • Moles
    • Parasites
    • Pigmentation
    • Poison ivy/oak
    • Prickly heat
    • Prurigo
    • Psoriasis
    • Pustules
    • Rash
    • Rash: diaper
    • Scab
    • Scar/scarring
    • Scrofuloderma
    • Seborrhea
    • Sensitive skin
    • Sores
    • Tumors
    • Ulcers/ulcerations
    • Vitiligo
    • Warts/Verrucas
    • Welts
    • Wens
    • Wounds
  • Shingles
  • Shock
    • General
    • Electric
    • Mental/emotional
    • Physical/injury
  • Sleep
    • Disturbed/restless
    • Insomnia
    • Nightmare/disturbed dreams
    • Sleep aid
  • Smallpox
  • Spleen
    • General Problems
    • Enlarged spleen
    • Hardness of spleen
    • Induration of spleen
    • Inflammation/Splenitis
    • Obstructions of spleen
  • Stroke
    • General
    • Hemorrhagic
    • Ischemic
  • Swellings
    • General
    • From porcupine quills
    • Swollen feet
    • Swollen limbs
    • Swollen testicles



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