Possibly Locally Available Resins and Saps Used in Witchcraft

A variety of resins and saps are used in witchcraft.  Their uses abound.  People spend a lot of money buying special resins from far away places, but most regions have everything you’d need.  So browse the list, and if you have things that are more easily available in your area,…

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Antibacterial activity of essential oils and their major constituents against respiratory tract pathogens by gaseous contact

Among the 14 essential oils, cinnamon bark, lemongrass and thyme (wild and red) oils showed the highest activity, inhibiting six strains at <12.5 mg/L air, with the exception of lemongrass oil, which exhibited weak activity against E. coli (MID, 100 mg/L air). Perilla, thyme (geraniol), peppermint, tea tree, coriander and…

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