Aching joints – Crush hot pepper or hot chilli seeds with a mortar and pestle, mix with cold cream, use as a heat rub on affected joints.
Teething pain – rub gums with whiskey. It warms the gums easing the pain.
Tooth ache or sore gums- place tarragon over the affected area.
The trots – brown potato soup
Upset stomach – mint tea or coke syrup.
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