Sources for studying medicine of the ancient Egyptians are the archaeological materials (human remains and animals, a large number of mummies), the written landmarks, papyrus, architectural landmarks, with its many inscriptions on them.
Among the papyri with medical information is the most important Ebers papyrus found in the ruins of Thebes in 1873. This is a roll 20 m long, 30 cm wide, the third of its purely medical content. In the papyrus Ebers, as in all others, there is no authors ‘ names, contents served as a revelation of higher forces.
About the skillful application of methods of research of patients gives an idea a typical Entry: “If you’re observing the patient, who suffers, suffers constipation, you think he is: he feels well, he eats, his stomach expands, the heart gets tired when walking, as the person who is sick with inflammation of the anus. Offer the patient to lie down and experiences it. If you find that his body is hot, and the belly is hard, tell him you have a disease of the liver, make him a laxative. After this work, you will find that the right side of the abdomen is hot and the left cold, tell the patient: your illness is in the way of curing. Visit the patient again. If you find all his body cold, tell me this: your liver is separated and purified, medicines come to you”. Continue reading
We know that drugs of vegetable and animal origin, by its nature closer to the human body than synthetic drugs, their action is milder, and they seldom give adverse reactions. Why drugs from plants and natural products have always been so popular.
Each plant has special properties that act differently on the human body. The world of medicinal herbs is a kind of living laboratory, which synthesizes and secretes substances that have the ability to restore a person’s energy to strengthen his physical health, nervous system and psyche.
How wisely and well we use plants contain healing substances and power of the sun, properties of medicinal plants depends on the condition and the quality of our life.
Agree, the people and sickness in all the times were close, but humanity survived. So, there is a system of healing the body, which can relieve disease, restore health. And this system of traditional medicine known since ancient times, proven over many years of therapeutic practice. The plant Kingdom is a source, from which in ancient times people drew the precious balm from any diseases.
On the Earth there are many raznoobraznymi that have roots, stems, leaves, flowers, fruits capable of exerting a therapeutic effect on the human body and animals. They can be found everywhere: in forests, steppes, swamps, mountains, gardens and orchards. Continue reading
The section will be given descriptions of medicinal plants. Listed the birthplace and locus of the plants. Their therapeutic properties and used in folk medicine for the treatment and prevention of various diseases. As summarized on planting and growing medicinal plants.
Subsection – herbal Treatment . Recipes for the prevention and treatment of diseases using medicinal herbs and natural products. Herbal cosmetology.
Great subdivision – Ginger . All about the ginger. Medicinal and useful properties, treatment with ginger, ginger cooking.
Latest articles: the Necessary parts of medicinal plants . It is very important to know what parts of the plant are medicinal and when is the right time to collect them. Many herbs used all the green as a whole, i.e. the above-ground part.
How to grow medicinal plants . The basis of many recipes and methods of dealing with ailments in folk medicine are medicinal plants. How is the growing of herbs, and what processes occur at the same time?
Medicinal plants . It seems to us especially important that the families came to life again the ancient knowledge about medicinal plants. To know medicinal plants and the best ways to use them, of course, important and useful to everyone. Continue reading