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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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Sources:
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)