Properties of medicinal plants
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.
The properties of different plant species due to the presence of natural chemicals: alkaloids, flavonoids, saponins, vitamins, minerals, organic acids, bitterness, essential oils, tannins. Depending on the availability of these substances herbal remedies can be a tonic, sedative,analgesic, wound healing, anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial and other activities.
Medicinal plants and their use
The person in the environment have always been interested in medicinal plants and their use.The first mention of herbal medicine — herbal medicine — appeared in China approximately 2,500 years before our era.
The ancient Egyptians, Greeks, Persians, Indians and Aztecs over 1000 years BC knew about medicinal plants. Medicinal plants used for their pharmacological properties were known to many tonic, laxative, soothing plants, which are used by man in our time.
On the website “journey into the world of nature” in category Medicinal plants described various medicinal plants and their use in folk and scientific medicine, in our daily lives to restore energy, promote health, improve the quality of human life.
See an interesting video about the healing properties of herbs — a story about force of nature known monastery of travnitsy:
So let’s draw health from the Kingdom of plants — an inexhaustible source of life!
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