Grandma’s winter health tips – facts and fiction
By Susan Walls on 01/10/2012 10:46:00
Life BC (before Calpol) involved a whole host of bizarre snuffle-soothers. But do grandma’s remedies actually work?
, And Other Tried-and-True Home Remedies by Lillian M Beard, Three Rivers Press, £7Curious Cures Of Old Yorkshire by Dulcie Lewis, Countryside Books, £8. Includes some of the oddest folklore from the north of England