Non-traditional medicine

The cultivation of medicinal plants in Oman home
Oman high according to ancient Slavic legends, has nine magical force that appears in the folk names of plants. But there is also another version of the origin of names…

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Non-traditional medicine in Vietnam
The city, since the days of the Cham Empire (Chama — one of the ethnic groups of Vietnam) representing a number of small fishing settlements, now is an important port…

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Medicine in Ancient Egypt

Traditionally, the ancient Greek art of healing is the “ancestor” of all modern medicine, however, Egyptian healers can be proud of the fact that their ancestors, the worshippers of the great gods of healing Tautou and ISIS, were teachers of famous Greek healers.

In Ancient Egypt it was quite well-developed art of healing

What the ancient Egyptians no equal to this day, is in the art of embalming, which originated from the fervent desire of people to preserve the shape of a loved one and to prevent inevitable after the death of his destruction of body tissues. Unfortunately, the miraculous recipes of ancient Egyptian balms now lost, and restore them there is no hope.

More than four thousand years ago the ancient Egyptians knew of what parts make up the human body, how to determine the sex of an unborn child, that they were able for the first time in medical practice to describe the brain (he has been compared to “a boiling copper”), to establish a close relationship between the brain and other parts of the body (were diagnosed paralysis when injuries to the head), to determine the leading role of the heart in human life, to find a remedy for wrinkles, create a prototype of the modern plaster — resin impregnated linen fabric, etc. Continue reading

The healing properties of plantain and use of media based on it

The healing properties of plantain, recipes and readings. Surely, each of us knows about the healing properties of plantain. In the childhood the grandmother was advised to put it to the wounds, cuts and abrasions, so they quickly healed. But it turned out that these useful properties of plants are not limited.

To find plantain almost anywhere, and they appear in may, so the collection of raw materials for the preparation of medicines at home is not difficult. It will be interesting to see what this plant is common throughout our country. Plantain grows in the mountainous deserts of South America, they are found high in the mountains, and in Hawaii there are instances of up to two meters tall.

Medicinal properties

Before to prepare a tincture, a decoction or a poultice of plantain, you should know what diseases it can cure.

Any damage to the skin, whether open wounds or contusions and bruises. This is possible due to the fact that psyllium has the ability to relieve inflammation, stop bleeding, fight bacteria and allergies. Continue reading

The harm and benefit of Salt – treatment of folk medicine

Salt is one of essential products for human life. This was proven by renowned scientists biochemists who found that salt consumption without any living organism will not survive more than 2 weeks.

The main and most useful feature of salt is that it supplies body cells with nutrients. Salt helps to calm the nervous system, brings relief from pain spasmodic smooth muscle effect is the effect on the gastrointestinal tract, promotes the formation of hydrochloric acid in the stomach, necessary for digestion. Because the body cannot produce sodium, to make up for the loss of salt consumption. In addition, without added salt in food, the food becomes bland and tasteless. Thus, for most of us, in reasonable quantities, salt is not only harmless, but useful.

But don’t get too caught salt, as in excessive amounts it can seriously poison the body. Research the world Health organization it was revealed that the abuse of salt can cause diseases of the cardiovascular system. lead to joint problems, develop cataracts.

Dosage . For an adult person in average salt consumption of 5-10 grams per day. However, there are countries in which salt has 10 times more.Now in many cities in different countries is wide awareness about the dangers of “perekleivanie”. There are examples (Finland), where salt reduction has significantly lowered the number of deaths from heart attack and stroke. Continue reading

What is alternative medicine?

According to a study conducted in 1997, 42 percent of Americans used one or more methods of treatment that are not taught in medical schools and are not practiced in American hospitals. Compared with 1990 this figure rose 8 percent. Although the vast majority of respondents (95%) tried to solve their health problems through traditional medicine, only less than 40% decided to tell their doctors about alternative treatment. It can be concluded that with alternative medicine at us that something is wrong.

More than half of Americans are paying for their treatment entirely on their own. In 1997, for an alternative treatment were spent 27 billion dollars – almost as much as traditional medical services. In 1997, Americans are 629 million visits to alternative healers. It – ponder upon this figure — about 243 million more visits than in conventional hospitals. Although since that time, similar studies have not been conducted, it is safe to say that the popularity of alternative medicine among Americans is growing. This is a truly great business.

The medical community can no longer ignore alternative therapies. The interest of the audience is very large and is constantly increasing. Dostatochnoe on bookstore shelves, filled with books, the health food stores and numerous clinics offering alternative services to understand that this interest should not be underestimated. In other words, Americans want something more than traditional medicine. Continue reading

The use of medicinal herbs in povyshennom pressure

March 25, 2015 in Dear Andrew! Maybe you can me something to recommend. I have constant headaches after suffering once postgrippoznyh arachnoiditis. All the time drinking tea, becomes a little easier, know that it might not be a good saw. Now start jumping pressure 70/140 from him, I usually have low 55-60/90-100.

We must move away from tea, but I have very big problems with the gastrointestinal tract, reflux of bile into the stomach, chronic pancreatitis, diskinesia biliary tract, cholecystitis, I eat every 2-3 hours on a strict diet, autoimmune thyroiditis, an ultrasound, but the hormones are normal, osteoarthritis, osteoporosis, spinal hernia to live with it can Have something to drink instead of tea in the morning, maybe there were in your practice any cases that can induce herbs for me. Thank you. Low blood pressure is now very common regardless of age. At low pressure symptoms such as constant fatigue, drowsiness, disturbances of concentration, dizziness and pain in the head is not enough to work and do household chores.

What to do if concerned about low blood pressure often and take drugs do not want? Are there any special herbs that increase blood pressure? What herbs raise blood pressure? Kakatawa increase the pressure? Increases pressure ginseng? water or alcohol tinctures. Continue reading

The harm and benefit of Salt - treatment of folk medicine
Salt is one of essential products for human life. This was proven by renowned scientists biochemists who found that salt consumption without any living organism will not survive more than…

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The harm and benefit of lemon
Sometimes it seems that traditional medicine has gotten to all that is organic in nature. Has not bypassed it and little sour lemons. If you believe the folk medicine, this…