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The Health Advantages of Ancient Egyptian Herbalism

Egyptians had used a variety of herbs in their medicines. These included frankincense, fennel, linseed, castor oil, aloe, senna, henna, myrrh, thyme, among others. Ancient Egyptians consumed a lot of garlic and onions for their belief that they treat problems of the respiratory and digestive systems, respectively; this was exemplified by the presence of garlic …

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