Since the advent of “big government” that occurred in Europe with the Roman invasion, and in North America and Australasia with English colonisation, folk remedies treatment at best suppressed and at worst been persecuted. This is not surprising, since extensive knowledge of traditional healers and their independence, the use of freely available natural resources, generally place them outside the economic and political control of the government. So the government itself for centuries folk healer – a legacy of the past freedoms of tribal life and thus a threat to their autonomy and power. This is why all governments have sought to fragment and control healing practices. Big government usually is only interested in control and power, and very rarely shows real, genuine interest in the health of their citizens. This is confirmed by the fact that the government could authorize and give the patronage of the sorcerer, methods of treatment which were more deadly than useful while he was under their control. Continue reading
Health problems from time to time experiencing absolutely everyone. Immediately the question arises – to go to the doctor or to be treated independently? All we have heard about corrupt doctors who prescribe only the most expensive and ineffective medications, the doctors are so incompetent and irresponsible that scary to go to them. Here and there flashed before us is advertising some miraculous natural medicines that treat almost any ailment and without complications.
The simplicity and accessibility of traditional medicine is captivating, and the coveted “natural product” – so all is akin to something magical in the understanding of man. Craving for natural well founded. We understand that nature is life, is health. But really folk remedy – a panacea?
We should not delude ourselves about folk medicine, all is not so rosy as we promise. Sometimes folk remedies have no effect or even cause irreparable harm. Here everything is very individual, therefore it is better to consult a doctor.
The doctor – not just people from the street, and a specialist who has received a medical education, past internship with experience. The fact that doctors in our country are working extremely incompetent – just a ridiculous myth. Yes, sometimes it happens, but, believe me, is rare. A good doctor postvital the most accurate diagnosis and, based on it, prescribe treatment. Continue reading
Medicinal herbs are considered as having at least one substance with therapeutic effect. Typically, they are used in addition to the basic treatment or prevention of various diseases. The Pharmacopoeia of Russia contains about 160 kinds of medicinal herbs permitted for use. Nutrients can be located in different parts of the plant: the herb (chamomile, series, zmeegolovnika, dymjanki), seeds, fruits (coriander, anise, dopes, flax, poppy hypnotic, plantain), in flowers (calendula officinalis, cornflower blue), in the bark, roots, buds.
Release of a medicine for internal and external use. The first group includes such forms of use as infusion, decoction, hydroalcoholic, and oil extraction (tincture, extract). Second, herbal bath, body wrap, poultice, compress. Some popular herbal remedies that combine plants with similar properties. Among them there are Antiasthmatic, diuretic, pectoral, diuretic, carminative, sedative, stomach astringent, bitter, diaphoretic, for gargling, multivitamin and many other charges.
The recycling business of herbs is highly profitable, due to small hardware costs and a constant demand for this kind of goods. The popularity of medicinal herbs is dictated by low cost, safety,long-term use and combination with other medicinal forms. Continue reading