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Mandrake Pills, Bliss Native Herbs, Canadian Herb Juice, Vegetable Health PillPast Remedies

Under the Weather
Learn about some of the plant-based tonics, home remedies, and patent medicines used by Canadians in the 1900s.

Canadian Case Studies
Meet some real people from the past, find out what plant-based medicines they were given, and whether they survived!

Gross Problem Game
You won't believe some of these remedies! Can you pick out the ones really used in times past?


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