Traditional remedies in Romania

By Corina Chirileasa Modern medicine has managed to conquer most of Romania, even if medical coverage in the countryside is rather poor — fewer hospitals and doctors than needed. However, besides checking in with the doctor, many Romanians — especially in the countryside, but also in urban areas — sometimes use traditional remedies they learned from their grandmothers. The trend of using such remedies has become increasingly popular, as Romanians — and other nationalities — rediscover the joys of living life closer to nature. Polenta poultice Hot polenta is good for many things in Romania, not just for eating with