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
In folk wisdom, there are plenty of recipes and tips how to normalize cholesterol levels.
Cholesterol may be elevated, and lowered – in any case, this deviation from the norm, to fight all possible – medication (under medical supervision) and folk methods.
If your cholesterol is elevated, the patient must comply with a specific diet, look for products which contain special substances. These products are not cheap, and medicines, and not all can afford. But you can save money and do without them, using inexpensive and simple recipes of folk medicine that help to lower cholesterol.
The first one can be treated with linseed oil and flax seeds, which contain so necessary for the cholesterol component of omega 3 – 60%. Healers are recommended to take 1-3 tablespoons of oil every morning on an empty stomach. But Flaxseed is effective in helping with high cholesterol, reducing its level and bringing it to normal. To do this, take flax seed, grind it. This composition can be added to products that are consumed every day in salads, cottage cheese, porridge, mashed potatoes. Continue reading
Cancer treatment in China is becoming increasingly popular, global practice, and annually attracts tens of thousands of patients. Traditional and modern Chinese medicine offer patients a large selection of different cancer treatment.
The most popular traditional methods of treatment of cancer in China are:
the treatment of anticancer medicinal herbs (to be taken in the process and the long period after treatment),
Chinese oncologists strive to minimize the side effects after chemotherapy, surgery or radiation therapy to restore a patient’s immunity and protective functions of their body, to reduce stress and psychological load. This method is also often referred to as the maintenance of Qi energy. It is aimed at preventing the development of cancerous tumors in the body and prevent the possible occurrence of cancer, reducing the severity of the disease and preventing the development of metastases. Also treatment of cancer in China are aimed at improving the digestive system, the endocrine system and the patient’s General condition. Continue reading