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In olden times the people of my district never dreamt of bringing in a doctor or going to the hospital, instead they believed in certain people and things to have cures.

The seventh son had the cure for ringworm, but a white worm should be put in the hand of the child when born.
Long ago when people had Rheumatism or any other disease of that kind they got a certain person to bleed them, by cutting a certain vein in the left arm and this was supposed to cure them.
Some people had charms for curing head fever. They used to measure the person's head with a black ribbon from the top of the head to the chin and then around the head and if both did not correspond the head was supposed to be

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Ellen Higgins
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Lugakeeran, Co. Ros Comáin
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Mrs Teresa Irwin
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Tully, Co. Ros Comáin
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