Cacheta Francis poses next to her King of the Forest shrub, one of many traditional Jamaican plants she uses for bush medicine.
Cacheta Francis poses next to her King of the Forest shrub, one of many traditional Jamaican plants she uses for bush medicine. Nadege Green/WLRN-Miami Herald News
Cacheta Francis poses next to her King of the Forest shrub, one of many traditional Jamaican plants she uses for bush medicine. Nadege Green/WLRN-Miami Herald News

Many Caribbean transplants across South Florida use bush medicine to cure ailments

September 23, 2015 11:41 AM

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