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Toxic effects from herb should raise caution for all traditional remedies


Herbal ‘remedy’ may trigger widespread kidney failure – USATODAY.com. Kidney stones. Snakebites. Head wounds. To the ancients, a weed called birthwort was a wonder drug that treated them all, and more. Medical detectives, however, are finding that the ancient remedy likely has caused centuries of kidney failure and cancer, as well as being the culprit…