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Asthma and gypsy cure: Dog lard

Reference #: 595
Submit Date: 17 Mar 2004
Browse Category: asthma
Author: none
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Treatment used: dead dog
You can buy this remedy at: health food store
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Country of Remedy: USA
Remedy Source: National Geographic, April 2001, p 86
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Asthma and gypsy cure: Dog lard

Remedy Description

Dog lard is a old gypsy cure for a variety of ailments and is

commnoly sold by gypsyies in Europe:

"...If you smear it on your chest, it will cure asthma, bronchitis, and

emphysema. To make it, we scrape the fat off the dog skin --- a

eight-to-ten-year-old dog is best -- and boil it.

"...We (also) make dog lard into soup and drink it our tea or spread

it on our bread"

"...We feed dog lard to our babies , and it makes them strong"

National Geographic, April 2001, p. 86

from Horvaith, a Romanina Gypsy...

This remedy can also be used for:

bronchitis, emphysema, strong babies