“I played basketball when I was a kid, and sometimes my fingers would get painfully bruised. My mother would rub them with arnica balm, and in a few days the bruising would be gone.” These days, Luis uses it for sore muscles. “I keep arnica balm in my first-aid kit.” Anti-inflammatory arnica, from the same family as asters and daisies, is said to reduce swelling and bruising. A 2013 review of 174 people with hand arthritis found that arnica gel reduced pain and improved function in the hand as effectively as an ibuprofen gel. As arnica can be poisonous, it should not be taken by mouth. A sauna is typically a room heated to between 80 degrees and 100 degrees Celsius.

Particular attention shall be paid to the rights and special needs of indigenous elders, women, youth, children and persons with disabilities. Around the world, complementary, alternative, and non-drug remedies for epilepsy range from learning as much as possible about the condition to herbal remedies and faith healing. Anyone who is considering using traditional Chinese medicine as a complementary therapy should speak with a doctor first, as there may be a risk of interactions between drugs. Many people around the world use herbal remedies for epilepsy.

There is currently no cure for most types of epilepsy. However, several treatment methods exist to help manage the condition. However, there are different types of epilepsy and different types of seizures, and only around two-thirds of cases respond well to medication. Surgery may be an option for some people, but this is not always possible.

States shall take effective measures to ensure that State-owned media duly reflect indigenous cultural diversity. States, without prejudice to ensuring full freedom of expression, should encourage privately-owned media to adequately reflect indigenous cultural diversity. Indigenous peoples have the right to the dignity and diversity of their cultures, traditions, histories and aspirations which shall be appropriately reflected in education and public information. Indigenous peoples have the right to revitalize, use, develop and transmit to future generations their histories, languages, oral traditions, philosophies, writing systems and literatures, and to designate and retain their own names for communities, places and persons. Any form of propaganda designed to promote or incite racial or ethnic discrimination directed against them.

Taboos form an important part of African traditional religion. They are things, or a way of life, that are forbidden by a community or a group of people. One could also become sick through essential oil for molluscum contagiosum invocation of curses in the name of the river deity, Antoa, upon the unknown offender. Sale of herbs in form of dried or fresh plant parts is as lucrative as the prepared medicines.

In conjunction with indigenous peoples, States shall take effective measures to recognize and protect the exercise of these rights. States shall undertake effective consultations with the indigenous peoples concerned, through appropriate procedures and in particular through their representative institutions, prior to using their lands or territories for military activities. States shall also take effective measures to ensure, as needed, that programmes for monitoring, maintaining and restoring the health of indigenous peoples, as developed and implemented by the peoples affected by such materials, are duly implemented. Indigenous peoples have the right to the conservation and protection of the environment and the productive capacity of their lands or territories and resources. States shall establish and implement assistance programmes for indigenous peoples for such conservation and protection, without discrimination. States shall take effective measures and, where appropriate, special measures to ensure continuing improvement of their economic and social conditions.