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Asthma is one of the most common ailments affecting the respiratory system. This condition is caused by a build up of mucous in the passage way and the lungs resulting in the difficulty in breathing and wheezing which most patients experience. When this individual suffers an allergic reaction, an infection or is stressed, the air passage constrict, resulting in a shortness of breath which can lead to death. To eradicate asthma one must avoid the consumption of acid forming foods (foods that increase the production of mucous) while utilizing medicinal herbs to eliminate the mucous.

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Herbs for the respiratory system: - Aloes - Comfrey - Cayenne pepper - Leaf of life Garlic - Ginger - Marijuana - Japana - Eucalyptus Dandelion - Kelp - Anise

During inspiration the diaphragm is pushed down, the rib cage pushed forward and the abdomen pushed down and out. The internal pressure decreases forcing air into the lungs.

A tea of the leaves helps to sooth the prostate and clear the urinary tract. The leaves can also be warmed with the castor oil, wrap in the shape of a tampon with a cotton thread and inserted into the vaginal canal to heal a prolapsed womb. It should be left for 2 days before it is gently pulled out. The warmed oil can also be poured into the ears and blocked with a cotton ball and left over night for ear infections. The warm oil is also wrap around the womb area with a cotton cloth to help to shrink fibroids. Applied in the hair the oil helps with growth and increase thickness, it is generally used in many hair care products. A poultice of castor seeds can be applied to gouty and rheumatic swellings. A decoction of the roots of castor plant is useful in the treatment of lumbago, rheumatism and sciatica. A poultice of castor leaves is useful as an external application of boils and swellings. Coated with some bland oil such as coconut oil and heated, the hot leaves can be applied over guinea-worm sores to extract the worms. A poultice of castor seeds is also applied to scrofulous sores and boils due to tuberculosis of lymph nodes.

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