Uses: Oak Bark Tea has been used to treat chronic diarrhea,
hemorrhoids, and goiter problems.
It is used to minimize
the symptoms of tuberculosis and to treat gastritis.
It also relieves the
discomfort of a severe sinus infection with a great deal of post-nasal
An effective gargle for
a sore throat. Use as a gargle or mouthwash.
The tea is helpful when
treating hemorrhoids, varicose veins, and menstrual problems. It
can aid in stopping internal hemorrhages and reducing fevers.
Native Americans would
place acorn meal in damp places to encourage the growth of mold.
The mold would then be scraped off and used to treat sores, boils,
and other skin eruptions.
Acorn meal was a food
staple of several tribes.