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Top 6 Herbs For Medical Emergencies

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Accidents happen. Accidents happen all the time. But if you equip yourself with knowledge about how to handle them calmly and effectively, their resultant injuries will not catch you off guard. Here are 6 herbs that will save your during a medical emergency.

1. Aloe Vera

Aloe-Vera

Medicinal Uses

  • Burn Relief

Aloe Vera plant works wonders for healing external burns. Although more serious burns require further medical attention, putting Aloe Vera gel on sunburns or oven burns helps to cool the burning sensation and heal the damaged skin to prevent peeling. Aloe plants are easy to keep in the house because they require very little water, and you’ll be surprised at how often they come in handy!

2. Bitter Aloes/Senna

Bitter-Aloes-Senna

Medicinal Uses

  • Cure constipation
  • Clear bowels
  • Prevent appendicitis, liver and gall bladder congestion

Aloe can be purchased in capsules, so they can be easily taken to aid digestion on a regular basis. You can take one capsule of aloe after dinner to detoxify your system. These capsules can be taken with herbs that relive and move gas, such as ginger root, peppermint leaf and fennel seeds.

3. Cayenne

Cayenne

Medicinal Uses

  • Stops internal and external bleeding
  • Prevents heart attacks
  • Prevents strokes

It has the ability to stop cuts from bleeding. The pepper can be rubbed right on an open wound, stop blood loss within seconds. Amazingly enough, it can also be used to stop, or ease a heart, through the consumption of 1 tablespoon mixed in a glass of water.

4. Fresh Hawthorne Berries

Fresh-Hawthorne-Berries

Medicinal Uses

  • Prevents and cures heart disease and heart attacks

Hawthorne berries have the ability to prevent the heart from degeneration, and help it to heal after an attack or failure. Hawthorne berries can be boiled in water for a warm cup of tea, or as a spoonful of crushed berries. If you’re at risk of heart disease, this herb is definitely one to add to your diet.

5. Ginger

Ginger

Medicinal Uses

  • Aid digestion, relieve gas, digestive cramps
  • Helps heartburn
  • Stops nausea and vomiting

Ginger is perfect for digestion. Ginger tea is great to have at night to ease digestion, and fresh ginger can be eaten raw to relieve more intense indigestion.

6. Raw Garlic And Echinacea Roots

Raw-Garlic-and-Echinacea-Roots

Medicinal Uses

  • Cancer preventative and cure
  • Immune system booster
  • Anti-bacterial, anti-viral and anti-fungal properties
  • Cures infections, allergic reactions
  • Alleviates colds, fevers and the flu

This helps you to maintain your body’s immune system and prevent internal infections. To treat external mild infections like athlete’s foot and ear infections, you can prepare a garlic oil that can be put right on the site of the infection. This garlic oil can be made with finely chopped garlic cloves (about six of them) and olive oil. This mixture should be left for 3 to 4 days, than strained.

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The CureJoy Editorial team digs up credible information from multiple sources, both academic and experiential, to stitch a holistic health perspective on topics that pique our readers' interest.

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The CureJoy Editorial team digs up credible information from multiple sources, both academic and experiential, to stitch a holistic health perspective on topics that pique our readers' interest.

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