Myrrh was mentioned more frequently than any other plant in Hippocrates’ medical writings and of course its known for being a gift of the Kings. The Truth About Cancer gives their view on Myrrh here.
Long-term inflammation, rather than helping the body, is known to underpin many health issues including arthritis and cancer. Boswellic acid may help.
Some of the earliest uses of the camel as a domesticated beast of burden were in Arabia to make overland transport of frankincense and myrrh possible. Its historic use has helped carve our modern life.
Almost 1,500 years before the Magi brought gifts of frankincense and myrrh to Bethlehem, the ancient Egyptians included them among their vast materia medica. Some 2,000 prescriptions are recorded