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A folk healer is an unlicensed person who practices the art of healing using traditional practices ... Granny women are purported to be healers and midwives in Southern Appalachia and the Ozarks, claimed by a few academics as practicing ...

www.appalachianhistory.net/2018/03/granny-women.html

Mar 1, 2018 ... Granny women. Appalachia's midwives. They are usually elder women in the community, the ones people come to with their problems. They do ...

www.atlasobscura.com/articles/southern-appalachia-folk-healers-granny-women-neighbor-ladies

Nov 21, 2017 ... Out of necessity and pragmatism, women, like those in Ballard's family, .... Like an Appalachian midwife, a granny woman would employ plants ...

remedygrove.com/traditional/grannywomenhealingandmagic

Mar 11, 2018 ... In the old days, people living deep in the Appalachian Mountains had to be very self-reliant. Granny women are the ones people went to for ...

www.candidslice.com/grannys-wisdom-the-magic-of-wild-medicine

Oct 30, 2017 ... Granny's wisdom of wildcrafting is a very sacred tradition. Her knowledge was gained from the divine granny women of past generations.