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BOTANY, MEDICAL

The lost discovery of corporal Antonio Luis: a desert cure for scurvy

Author: 
R.L.Ives
Article Date: 
Summer 1970
Article Abstract: 
Tunas and pitahayas were used
Language: 
English
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The desert is an Indian drugstore

Author: 
J. Laudermilk
Article Date: 
April 1944
Article Abstract: 
Reprinted in Desert 25: 11-13+ O 1962
Language: 
English
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Some plant materials used medicinally and otherwise by the Navaho Indians in the Chaco Canyon, New Mexico

Author: 
G. M. Hocking
Article Date: 
May-June 1956
Language: 
English
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A Mexcian curandera in Arizona

Author: 
M. Zavada
Article Date: 
1990
Article Abstract: 
A Mexican-born curandera reveals the most commonly used herbal treatments. The need for research into the healing properties of many plants is emphasized, and the methodology of provincial medicine is likewise in need of study.
Language: 
English
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