Matricaria recutita
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…

Continue reading →

How quickly to normalize cholesterol
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,…

Continue reading →

Medicinal plants
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…

Continue reading →

diseases

Traditional medicine – alternative medicine

Traditional medicine is one of the oldest methods of treatment. It is part of alternative medicine. What is the difference between traditional medicine from non-traditional? From the moment I became interested in the theme of “traditional medicine”, that was the first question which wanted to understand, because some say that it is one and the same, others argue that these are two different things.

I read a lot of literature, leafing through reference books on folk medicine, reached their conclusion. Still, it is a bit of a different direction in medicine, for example about alternative medicine you can not say “grandma’s recipe”, as it is more complex and broad area. But, everything in order!

Let us consider the detailed descriptions of these methods.

What is alternative medicine

A generic name of methods that claim to cures or prevention of disease. But scientifically not proven the effectiveness and safety of such methods. It approaches to the prevention and treatment of various diseases on the specific tactics that, in contrast to generally accepted medical practice, are based not so much on the study of the causes and mechanisms of disease, but rather on assessment of its manifestations. Continue reading

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. Continue reading

Oregano – herb, medicinal properties

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

Herbs for acne
Herbs have become one of the favorite tools in the home of cosmetology. Still, the face and body, nails and hair – perhaps, there will be areas where it would…

...

Beauty recipes
Digression...Let's please be patient and ask a hundred people what they know about the guar gum . If at least one of them will be able to have something to…

...