Cairo Genizah : Medical

Cairo Genizah

<p style='text-align: justify;'>Medical text dealing with symptoms such as fever, forgetfulness, feeling cold, white bile, and weakness of the nerves and senses. Honey is mentioned. In a different colour of ink towards the bottom of verso, there is a folk remedy for pregnant mothers, utilising goose fat and snakeskin, probably to beget male children. </p>

 


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