Letters Cabbage leaves

Cabbage leaves are poor man's poultice

BMJ 2003; 327 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.327.7412.451-c (Published 21 August 2003) Cite this as: BMJ 2003;327:451
  1. Helen M Woodman, registered breastfeeding counsellor (voluntary) (hmaybfc@aol.com)
  1. National Childbirth Trust 4 Greenfield Way, Storrington, Pulborough RH20 4PY

    EDITOR–Freshly washed cabbage leaves are known in European folk medicine as the poor man's poultice. …

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