Constant nervous tension, insomnia. apathy and loss of appetite. Every second inhabitant of our planet suffers from these symptoms of depression. Even worse, when people cease to pay attention to these signs and accepting them as inevitable, justifying the constant problems and stresses at work and at home. Medicinal herbs and folk recipes to combat depressive state that was passed from the older generation, it is a safe and effective way to banish the Blues and lift your mood. The effectiveness of the treatment depends on your healthy, healthy lifestyle, proper use of herbs and aromatherapy. When all conditions have been met, the body will identify the necessary reserves, strengthen the immune system and get rid of the Blues.
St. John’s wort – is a unique medicinal plant, its healing properties were recognized even in ancient times. Today, medicine has recognized the medicinal herb is a natural antidepressant. Wonderful healing herb has a positive effect on the human nervous system, uspokaivali struggling with mood swings associated with the change of season, helps those suffering from giperosmolarnosti. Proven, impact of Hypericum on the body. After its use changes the level of serotonin and melatonin, the substance that produces the brain. The fact that these substances directly affect the person’s mood, his energy. Continue reading
Wild chamomile is an annual herbaceous plant of the Asteraceae family. Baskets of white flowers. Wild chamomile blooms in may — August
Used flower baskets chamomile (without stems, with residue length of the pedicels not more than 3 cm), collected at the beginning of flowering, when the marginal ligulate flowers in baskets are arranged horizontally.
In the flower baskets chamomile contains essential oil (0,1-0,8%), which consists of chamazulene, kadinen; flavonoids, nicotinic and ascorbic, Caprylic, antemisova, isovaleric, salicylic acid, coumarin, choline, phytosterols, carotene, bitterness, slime, gum, sugars, proteins and glycoside spasmolytic, relaxing smooth muscles and anesthetic intestinal spasms, glycoside sweatshop action, apigenin, apiin, herniarin, matricin.
The properties of chamomile
Chamomile essential oil has disinfectant and diaphoretic action, reduces the formation of gases, relieves pains, reduces inflammation, normalizes impaired function of the gastrointestinal tract, stimulant effect on the Central nervous system: enhances and speeds up breathing and increases the heart rate, dilates the cerebral vessels. Large doses of essential oils cause headache and General weakness. Continue reading
Oregano has several names in English, such as: dusmanca, brass color, phallus, motherboard, peppermint forest, zenovka, amulet, bone crunching upland grass.
The name of the herb comes from its smell. The aroma of the oregano smells like oregano and thyme. The taste is tart, spicy. Worldwide herb used as seasoning for various dishes….
Oregano is common in Russia, everywhere except the far North, it can be found in glades in the woods, on the edges of forests and rivers, fields, grows on dry and Sunny places.
Collect grass for medicinal purposes in the second year, during flowering. Cutting off the tops of the plants at a height of 15-20 centimeters, the less stems the better raw material for further drying and processing. Dried plants under a canopy or in well-ventilated areas.
Video about oregano, it’s therapeutic properties, contraindications and the recipe of tea:
Medicinal properties of oregano
In the grass contains a lot of phenol, essential oil, tannins, thymol, mineral salts, vitamin C and polysyllabic chemical elements. Essential oils contain large amounts of carvacrol, which is an antihistamine and a good antibiotic. Continue reading