6 Home Remedies Actually Supported by Science

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Shared October 21, 2018

In the comments of our episode debunking six popular home remedies, a lot of you asked us if there are any that do work. Well, here’s the answer!

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Prunes for Constipation
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/2...
https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/f...

Oatmeal for Dry Skin
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/2...
http://www.ijdvl.com/article.asp?issn...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/1...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/arti...
https://europepmc.org/abstract/med/25...

Ginger for Morning Sickness
https://europepmc.org/abstract/med/14...
https://nutritionj.biomedcentral.com/...
http://www.thaiscience.info/Journals/...
https://journals.lww.com/greenjournal...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/arti...

Garlic for athlete’s foot
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/arti...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/arti...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/arti...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/2...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/1...
http://www.bashaar.org.il/files/6130.pdf

Soy for Hot Flashes
https://journals.lww.com/menopausejou...
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science...
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/...
https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jama...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/arti...

Lemongrass Oil for Cold Sores
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science...
https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/e...
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science...
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science...
https://pdfs.semanticscholar.org/5f71...
https://www.hindawi.com/journals/ecam...
https://cdn.neoscriber.org/cdn/dl/483... (PDF)