WOUND HEALING

Poor healing of wounds may be due to a number of factors, including malnutrition, high-fat diet, a high humidity environment such as a rainforest, nutrient deficiency, corticosteroids, etc.

Diet:
Balanced low-fat diet, with lots of fresh fruits and vegetables, fish, olive oil, whole grains, nuts.

Nutrients:
Vitamins B1, B5, A, C, E, copper, manganese, zinc. Topically application of sugar, vitamin A cream with zinc.

Herbs:
St. John's Wort oil topically.