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Medicinal plants

Lily may is a beautiful flower plant with unique healing properties

Various types of medicinal plants in our online directory organized by various categories, families and in alphabetical order. At the moment on our website is presented more than 250 species of medicinal plants belonging to different families and life forms – herbs, shrubs and trees.

Quackgrass

Vegetative signs of wheat Grass growing groups, forming thickets, or one at a time, occupying a large territory through creeping shoots. The height of the stem of couch grass reaches 50-120 (150) cm, with particularly high.

Wheat common

This plant is the most economically important wheat and used for baking bread and other bakery products, preparations of malt, starches, fodder, etc. unlike.

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On medicinal plants

Since time immemorial for treatment of various illnesses people use medicinal plants. So, during the excavations of the settlement Vratislav, which existed about 2500 years ago, scientists have discovered more than 20 species of medicinal plants. Among them were and still are widely used in medical practice herbs: Valerian, St. Johns wort, water pepper, nettle, oak bark, etc. in Altai, the famous Pazyryk burial mounds, more ancient than Biskupinskie hillfort, archaeologists have found medicinal and food plants — hemp, coriander, wormwood, etc. as well as special dishes for grinding and cooking.

Man in its development, after a long journey from a wild ancestor, feeding on roots, leaves and fruits of wild plants, to our contemporaries, not only learned how to use plants, but use them for the treatment of many diseases. Use of modern scientific medicine therapeutic drugs more than one-third are obtained from vegetable raw materials, and in the treatment of certain diseases the proportion of herbal drugs reaches 90%.

To meet the needs of the population in the drugs of plant origin in different geographical zones of Russia created more than 20 specialized farms for growing medicinal plants. Great attention paid Russian scientists to identify, study and introduction of new species of medicinal plants, coloratovillosus in natural habitats. Continue reading

What is alternative medicine

Disease has always existed, but medication appeared not so long ago, as its cause, what is alternative medicine.

To medicine people saved from diseases of field herbs, roots. This was the principle of trial and error, and many of them died, but also survived quite a lot.

Today, these methods of treatment are called folk medicine.

Relation to such treatment is very ambiguous, but first we will try to understand what lies under the term “traditional medicine” and what it actually represents.

Traditional medicine is one type of alternative medicine that is based on knowledge about diseases, methods and means of treatment that are passed among the people from generation to generation for centuries.

In most cases, is simply impossible to know who and when invented this or that method of treatment, but few people speak about the complete meaninglessness of the use of traditional medicine.

The term “traditional medicine” appeared in medical works of the German scholars in the first half of the nineteenth century. Continue reading

Traditional methods of treatment of sinusitis.
When all the medications already tried, miracle formulations studied, and the disease remains unwilling to back down, comes to the aid of so-called alternative medicine. Folk remedies, decoctions, fees, and…

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What medicinal plants grow in the Altai
A lot of talk about a special, peculiar only to them the properties of the products developed on the basis of medicinal grasses of Altai. About the most valuable native…

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