Just because Granny or Grandaddy says it, doesn't make it so.

Elderly doesn't necessarily equate to wise. Spend any time at all with your elders and you will see that clearly. They can spew bullshit just like the younger whippersnappers, but somehow expect it to not get questioned. They have more years bullshitting and are better at it.

I say crap. Lets put all of the supposed elder wisdom folk remedy's to the scientific test.

I don't believe someone's claim just because they are old.

Bring on the research!