To cure a bad cut or a bruise
get the inner rind of an elder tree, chop it up and put it into a saucepan with some fresh lard and a small lump of bees'-wax.
There is a herb called "Comfrey" which has a root like a potato, and when this is chopped up very finely and mixed with the white
of egg it forms a liniment which is a good cure for sprainsAnother cure for a sprain is to hold it under a spout of running water until the affected part becomes numbed, repeat this about three times and the sprain will be cured.
(leanann ar an chéad leathanach eile)