Crow’s Feet
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Crow’s Feet

When it Comes to Her Health This Seventyish Woman Values Both Science and Folk Wisdom

It’s not very wise to ignore effective treatments

picture from the author’s front porch of a messy herb garden, scarlet runner beans climbing the post of the porch
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I am in favor of science and research-tested medicine. But ignoring millennia of folk wisdom about how to solve day-to-day health dilemmas is just not smart.

Science has been beleaguered recently, and I want to say that I am firmly on its side…



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