Building Your Natural First-Aid Kit: Herbal Skin Healers

Scientifically backed first-aid herbs can often heal wounds and relieve pain better than pharmaceutical alternatives. Learn what to stock in your natural first-aid kit.

Plantain is a weed that grows wild all over North America. Its anti-inflmmatory and antihistamine actions make it a perfect on-the-spot treatment for insect bites and splinters.
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