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OCLC CoG wants to know what posts and information you have enjoyed from the past two years, here on our site. We value our readers and want to bring you news and information about our community and those who help in its service. Please take a moment to select items you have enjoyed most. We …

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Witch Hazel (Hamamelis virginiana)

Did you ever wonder why your grandmother recommended Witch Hazel (Hamemelis virginiana) for your teenage skin problems over any of the commercial treatments?  She would have also recommended Witch Hazel to her friends for problems with varicose veins.  Just the name “Witch Hazel” conjures up images of the wise crone woman dispensing healing wisdom for …

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Juniper Berries May Help Calm Fears

  Juniper Berry (Juniperus communis) is a wonderful plant that gives one the courage to face the fear and be open to learning the lessons. I haven’t met a person yet who does not have some kind of irrational fear – even a rational fear – of something.  I know I have nightmares from time …

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Lavender (lavendula angustifolia)

Special note: The following is for educational purposes only. The information is not meant to replace the consultation of a licensed health-care professional. This author and OCLC-CoG are not held responsible for the use or misuse of the information contained within this blog. From ancient times until now, lavender (Lavandula angustifolia) is one of the …

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Elder/Elderflower (Sambucus nigra)

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