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What may Aloe Vera be used to treat?

wound and burns

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What may American Ginseng be used to treat?

energy, stress, immune system builder

3

What may Belladonna be used to treat?

liver and gallbladder disorders

4

What may Bilberry be used to treat?

eye and vascular disorders

5

What may Black Cohosh be used to treat?

menopause

6

What may Cascara Sagrada be used to treat?

constipation

7

What may Cat's Claw be used to treat?

antiinflammatory, antimicrobial, antioxidant, immunosupportive

8

What may Chondroitin be used to treat?

osteoarthritis

9

What may Clove be used to treat?

pain, dental stomatitis

10

What may Devil's Claw be used to treat?

appetite, digestive disorders

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What may Dill be used to treat?

digestive disorders

12

What may Echinacea be used to treat?

antiviral, arthritis, immunostimulant

13

What may English Lavender be used to treat?

anxiety, management of appetite

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What may Eucalyptus be used to treat?

bronchitis, acute cough

15

What may Evening Primrose be used to treat?

ADD, diabetes, skin disorders, endometriosis, hyperglycemia, PMS, menopause, arthritis

16

What may Fennel be used to treat?

bronchitis, acute cough

17

What may Feverfew be used to treat?

antiinflammatory, rheumatoid arthritis, migraines

18

What may Flax be used to treat?

constipation

19

What may Garlic be used to treat?

antimicrobial, hypertension, cholesterol

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What may Ginger be used to treat?

antiemetic, antiinflammatory, gastrointestinal distress

21

What may Ginkgo be used to treat?

memory, increased blood flow, dementia, asthma

22

What may Ginseng be used to treat?

increased physical endurance and concentration

23

What may Glucosamine be used to treat?

osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis

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What may Goldenseal be used to treat?

antimicrobial, gastritis, bronchitis, cystitis

25

What may Grapeseed be used to treat?

antioxidant, allergies, circulation problems, asthma

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What may Green Tea be used to treat?

anticancer, antioxidant, lowers cholesterol

27

What may Horseradish be used to treat?

bronchitis, acute cough, urinary tract infections

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What may Isoflavones be used to treat?

cancer prevention, decreased bone loss, lower cholesterol, menopausal symptoms

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What may Kava be used to treat?

anxiety, epilepsy, depression, pain

30

What may Licorice be used to treat?

bronchitis, acute cough, gastritis

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What may Melatonin be used to treat?

insomnia

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What may Milk Thistle be used to treat?

digestive disorders, liver and gallbladder disorders

33

What may Psyllium Seed be used to treat?s

constipation

34

What may Quinine be used to treat?

appetite, digestive disorders

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What may Radish be used to treat?

bronchitis, cough, digestive disorders

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What may Rauwolfia be used to treat?

anxiety, hypertension, sleep problems

37

What may Rosemary be used to treat?

appetite, blood pressure, digestive disorders, rheumatic disorders

38

What may Sassafras be used to treat?

pain, flatulence, diuretic

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What may Saw Palmetto be used to treat?

benign prostatic hypertrophy, diuretic, cystitis, sexual potency

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What may Senna be used to treat?

constipation

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What may Siberian Ginseng be used to treat?

cancer, immunostimulant, inflammation, lack of energy

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What may St John's Wort be used to treat?

depression, anxiety, inflammation, hemorrhoids

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What may Valerian be used to treat?

anxiety, insomnia

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What may Wild Thyme be used to treat?

bronchitis, cough

45

What may Witch Hazel be used to treat?

hemorrhoids, skin disorders, inflammation

46

What vitamin deficiency may result in beriberi?

Vitamin B1

47

Which vitamin deficiency may result in night blindness?

Vitamin A

48

Which vitamin deficiency may result in scurvy?

Vitamin C

49

Which vitamin deficiency may result in rickets?

Vitamin D

50

Which vitamin deficiency may result in dry corneas and an inability of the epithelial cells to shed?

Vitamin A

51

Which of the following vitamins is the same as cyanocobalamin?

Vitamin B12

52

Which of the following vitamins is the same as retinol?

Vitamin A

53

Which of the following vitamins is the same as thiamine?

Vitamin B1

54

Which of the following vitamins is the same as pyridoxine?

Vitamin B6