Slippery Elm

Slippery Elm

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The tree slippery elm, medically known as Ulmus fulva, has been around since the 19th century and was used by Native Americans in healing salves for various types of wounds, as well as taken orally for the relief of cold and flu symptoms. The Iroquois scraped the bark of the tree to treat infected and swollen glands and used the inner bark as an eyewash to treat sore eyes. Slippery elm act like an internal bandage when it comes to the digestive tract, such as ulcerations and inflammation.  Other ailments slippery elms helps with are sore throats, coughs, GERD, Crohn's disease, diverticulitis, ulcerative colitis, irritable bowel syndrome, and diarrhea.