Helpful Healthy Herbs: Ancient Healing
Humans have always longed for good health and vitality. Even prehistoric cave dwellers searched for relief from their various ailments. Many ancient Egyptians had arthritis. Medieval people experienced all kinds of infections and sicknesses. And don’t forget the great plague, which wiped out a large part of the world’s population!
What did all these people do before the dawn of multi-billion dollar pharmaceutical companies with their thousands of synthetic medications?
They turned to the plant kingdom.
Through trial and error, the earliest humans discovered that some plants have medicinal properties. These properties, they learned, could help to purify,