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Herbal Medicines in the 1900s

What herbal remedies did Canadians take for the common ills of life in the 1900s? Pick a complaint to find out.

I've got…
No appetite or energy
A fever
A cold and cough
A headache

Or explore how the use of some common herbs has changed since our grandparent's time.

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