Eibhlín Ní Shúilleabháin
Meacan-dá-thoghaThis herb used to be found successful in curing ring-worm. The roots should be boiled, and applied to the ring-worm while hot. Every three hours a fresh plaster should be applied, and after a while the ring-worm would disappear.This herb is said to cure boils on the back of the neck.
Cos DubhThis is a species of hardy fern with a black stem. The fern should
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