Sentence Examples


  • That way, if there is any chance of cancer, the doctor can send the tag to a pathologist.Health advisor Dr. Andrew Weil recommends trying an herb called bloodroot (scientific name Sanguinaria canadensis).
  • While typical black drawing salves are fine for minor skin complains and treating splinters, black salves that contain bloodroot can cause serious skin burns and may not cure cancer.
  • McDaniel and Goldman and published in the Archives of Dermatology followed four patients who used black or bloodroot salve as part of their treatment for various skin cancers.
  • Made with the herb bloodroot or Sanguinaria canadensis, bloodroot salve was the only treatment available for skin cancer prior to the 20th century.
  • Colgate-Palmolive was experimenting with a bloodroot extract in toothpaste for the treatment of plaque, for example.