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Other Names: Black Walnut, American Walnut, Jupiter's Nuts, Common Walnut, Carya, Persian Walnut, English Walnut, Royal Walnut, Juglans Nigra, Juglans Regia
Traditional Usages: Food, Food Preparation, Cooking Oil, Dyeing, Acne, Eczema, Herpes, Warts, Externally for Skin Infections, Abscesses, Constipation, Intestinal Worms, Diarrhea, Tonic for Anemia, Gargle for Sore Mouth and Ulcerated Throat, Expel Wind, Apply to Wounds, Helps Deafness and Noise in the Ears
Resources: North America, Asia, Mediterranean Region, South America, Mexico, Iran
Parts Used: Leaves, Hulls, Bark, Husk
Health Warning: Avoid during Pregnancy and Breastfeeding
Black Walnut, Comfrey, Kelp, Lady's Slipper and Aloe Vera - Herbal remedy for Shingles: Herbal combinations for Shingles: Take 1 tablespoon of black walnut, comfrey, kelp and lady's slipper along with aloe vera juice daily. These herbs cleanse the intestinal tract and help remove toxins which irritate the skin.
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The Food & Pandemics Report, produced by plant-based advocacy group ProVeg International, identifies the eating and farming of animals as “the single most risky human behaviour in relation to pandemics”, and calls for urgent changes to the global food system in order to prevent future outbreaks. The report has drawn support from inside the UN Environment Programme (UNEP).VIEW MORE
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