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…

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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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Pectoral, diuretic, diaphoretic herbs

Among herbal medicines considerable popular so-called fees. They are a mixture of cut up or pounded in a large powder of different parts of medicinal plants. Sometimes in these mixtures administered essential oil and crystalline drug substance. For example, in asthma charges (“Astmatol” and others) add potassium nitrate to facilitate the “puffing” of the mixture.

Fees — the oldest and the simplest form of use of medicinal plants. At home one can prepare various infusions and decoctions a tea, be used to rinse, lotions. During the great Patriotic war, when the drugs were tested a severe need, a medicinal plant widely used as antipyretic, Antidiarrhoeal, diuretic and other remedies. It was in those years Pharmacological and Pharmacopoeia Committee of the Ministry of health of the USSR approved a significant number of formulations of various duties for medical purposes. Later they entered into the State register of drugs permitted for use in medical practice and industrial production. Such official-governmental (from officina – pharmacy) the formulations are, for example, fees breast,choleretic, diaphoretic.

In the State register see also the prescription of fees carminative, to stimulate appetite, gastric laxatives (two recipes), stomach soothing, diuretic, Antiasthmatic, protivogemorroidalny.

Charges are made in pharmaceutical factories and opticopapillary at two factories on processing of medicinal plants, located in Opalikha, Continue reading

Russian folk medicine: herbal medicine in Russia

Russia has always been rich in medicinal herbs and therefore herbal medicine in Russia was widespread. In Russia, wormwood was used for fever, birch SAP for the treatment of purulent wounds, tar as a disinfectant, cowberry, cloudberry, Rowan in scurvy, etc.

Many of the customs and Proverbs of the Russian people promote hygiene measures: “Live by the mind and the cure must not”, “From walking in lasino (soap) body pure lives”, etc. Prohibitions, clothed in Rus in the form of “sin”, and many people in the form of “taboos” often expressed hygiene. So, the custom of eating apples only after the “consecration” in their feast of the Transfiguration essentially warns against eating unripe fruits; the idea of the “evil eye” of the newborn contributed to the prevention of hypothermia or infection of the child when considering his outsiders. Russian customs and sayings, collected by V. I. dal in the collection of “Proverbs of the Russian people”, where a separate section “Health and illness”.

During the centuries of accumulated knowledge of healing has allowed Russia to pass for bilingual in herbal treatments, and borrow this experience sought by many foreign doctors. Already in the IX in Novgorod from prediluvial abroad larch sponge (TB medium). A decoction of the bark of ash trees, has long been used abroad as an antimalarial drug, initially gained recognition among the Russian people. About the decoction of the shoots of wild rosemary, Continue reading

Traditional recipes of beauty

Today we are again making steps to a happy life and talk about beauty, and to be precise, consider the traditional recipes of beauty. Vanity hammered costly means to care for face, assorted jars, tubes, which we promise “eternal youth” and beauty of the skin. But each of us at least once resorted to the popular beauty recipes used by our grandmothers and looked on all hundred!

Before there was such a variety of cosmetics that we have today. Often the effect from the “grandmother’s recipe” you can get much more than expected. What is the difference between the means of the laboratory means from natural? The difference is that natural remedies require more time to prepare and result. If you are a lover of all things natural and you have plenty of time and patience, these wonderful recipes for you. It would feel like you were in an expensive SPA.

Body scrub with salt, baking soda and olive oil

This scrub leaves skin silky, shiny and fresh. We need 10 tablespoons of salt, 2 tablespoons baking soda and 5 tablespoons of olive oil. Mix all the ingredients and leave the mass for a few minutes for impregnation. After a hot shower, take a washcloth and dip it in the mixture. Ostorozhnosti on the body and massage the scrub into the skin. Then rinse body under running water without using soap. On the skin after the procedure, apply a moisturizer. Continue reading

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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The basics of healing
Newbie: Only knows the basic healing. Can feel the aura of the sick person and determine the severity of the disease. Can heal small wounds (scratches, bruises, cuts), minor diseases…

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