Agave Americana belongs to the tropical plants. His birthplace – South America. In our country the agave is grown as an ornamental plant, it is somewhat like aloe, or century plant.
The main difference is that its leaves are much wider, the size of half a palm.
The agave plant has no stem at the root which rises above the leaves, it is typical for aloe.
In medicine are used as leaves and the fresh juice of the agave. Often the duration of life of this plant is 15 to 20 years. However, the leaves for the treatment is to take only those aged more than 3 years.
According to their chemical and pharmacological properties of agave Americana is the same as aloe. But doctors have no specific research, therefore, it is used only in folk medicine.
The use of agave
It can be used externally (for example, various kinds of wounds or abscesses) and internal (such treatment is recommended for people suffering from zaboleva of the stomach, lungs, liver). These drugs have a beneficial effect on the body, possessing analgesic, anti-inflammatory, antipyretic, disinfectant, and expectorant. Continue reading
Many people believe that hypothermia is a decisive factor in the occurrence of unpleasant diseases. Actually it is caused by bacterial infection (often Staphylococcus, Golden), by the mite Demodex and is listed in the eye with dirt.
There are other reasons: genetic predisposition, weak immune system. The frequent appearance of barley may be a kind of signal about problems of the immune system.
Gastro-intestinal tract, diabetes mellitus. vitamin deficiency can be a cause of styes. If you do not walk, always sit behind the TV and computer, you also create a fertile ground for its emergence.
Barley may be a consequence of any transferred disease – acute respiratory infections, flu. sore throat, etc. Conducted in the recent past, studies have shown that smokers are more susceptible to disease and relapses.
BARLEY – SYMPTOMS
At the first stage on the edge of the eyelid appears painful itchy spot of pale-red colour. Tissue around it over time, swells, reddens, there is swelling. After a few days formed a yellow head, which opened on their own, goes all the purulent contents. Continue reading
No one will argue that health is the most precious in the life of every person. To keep your body “clean” is very important for our health. The best ways of cleansing the body is, of course, natural methods. The most famous of them – cleansing herbs.
Preparation for body cleansing herbs
Useful herbs will help You to clean and put in order many vital systems. First of all, it is, of course, the excretory and the digestive system. Grass well deduce toxins, heavy metals and fecal stones from the body, improve the General condition, condition of hair, nails. It is important to prepare your body for the cleansing process. First, reduce the load on Your body – limit yourself to salty and spicy food. Secondly, during the treatment eat well – vegetables, steamed food, fruits. Will be a great choice of cereals – buckwheat, oatmeal, semolina. Do not forget about dairy products, they create a good help to herbs.
Herbs to cleanse the body
Of course, not every herb has miraculous properties. It is important that herbs have been collected away from tracks, roads, industries and other places where dirt and chemicals. In addition, each herb has its own requirements for the way of gathering, storing and cooking.
The list of herbs is quite large, but we will try perechisleniya simple and popular: Continue reading