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Noni Plant

... nutritional supplement. What does it involve? Parts of the noni plant
are used as a juice, a tonic, a poultice, and in tea. The ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/complementaryandalternativemedicine/dietandnutrition/noni-plant

Cancer Salves

... none. Description. Cancer salves are pastes, salves, or poultices applied
to skin tumors or the skin over internal tumor sites. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/complementaryandalternativemedicine/manualhealingandphysicaltouch/cancer-salves

Cancer Glossary

... poultice Search [pole-tiss]. soft paste or thick liquid that is usually heated,
applied to a cloth, and placed over an inflamed or painful area. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerglossary/index.aspx?letter=p

Curanderismo

... the illness or complaint. For physical illnesses, herbal mixtures,
poultices, or teas are often recommended. One cure for ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/complementaryandalternativemedicine/mindbodyandspirit/curanderismo

Cassava

... What does it involve? In herbal remedies, the roots of the cassava are made
into a poultice and applied directly to the skin as a treatment for sores. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/complementaryandalternativemedicine/dietandnutrition/cassava

Comfrey

... Compresses and poultices are made from the crushed roots and leaves
of comfrey or from liquid extracts pressed out of the plant. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/complementaryandalternativemedicine/herbsvitaminsandminerals/comfrey

Mugwort

... Mugwort is available as a mixture of dried leaves and roots, an extract, tincture,
tea, and in pill form. Mugwort can also be used as a poultice. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/complementaryandalternativemedicine/herbsvitaminsandminerals/mugwort

Wormwood

... The whole herb is sometimes brewed as a tea. Wormwood oil, washes,
or poultices can also be used on the skin. Although ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/complementaryandalternativemedicine/herbsvitaminsandminerals/wormwood

Pau d'arco

... Some use the boiled bark externally as a poultice or use the strained liquid
as a wash to treat skin inflammations, fungal infections, hemorrhoids ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/complementaryandalternativemedicine/herbsvitaminsandminerals/pau-d-arco

Pokeweed

... diseases. What does it involve? Pokeweed supplements are available
as liquid extracts, tinctures, powders, and poultices. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/complementaryandalternativemedicine/herbsvitaminsandminerals/pokeweed