Old Italian Folk Remedy Kills MRSA (Antibiotic Resistant Staph Infections)

Old Italian Folk Remedy Kills MRSA (Antibiotic Resistant Staph Infections)

Chestnut leaves have long been used in traditional folk remedies to treat skin infections and it has inspired new, exciting research, by Cassandra Quave, an ethnobotanist at Emory University. What’s especially fascinating is that rather than killing staph, this botanical extract works by taking away Staphylococcus aureus ability to create toxins that cause tissue damage….