Despite the extensive development of the chemistry and creation of new highly effective synthetic drugs, medicinal plants continue to occupy one of leading places in the Arsenal of therapeutic agents. Particularly often they are used in everyday life.
Among the varieties of techniques and methods for the treatment of humans, probably more pleasant and natural, moreover, it is worth noting that even the most ancient of all is titlechange. Medicinal plants can deliver us not only from illnesses, but also to support our body in the waking state, increase efficiency, improve our lives. However, please note that this is not a panacea for all ills. Herbs really cure most diseases, but not all, and it should well be aware. In some cases, helps phytotherapy, in other – conventional medicine, sometimes missing only one session of psychotherapy, to learn the cause of the disease. In most cases, the most effective is to combine different treatment methods.
From a large number growing in our country herbs we presents only those medicinal plants that are prescribed by physicians as a simple dosage forms prepared by patients themselves at home or in the form of products purchased in a drugstore without a prescription. Continue reading
In Ancient Egypt there existed a unique medical practice. The Egyptians had an extensive knowledge about space, the stars, the Earth and the human body. In the past, almost all viruses have been fatal. That’s why the Egyptians sought to improve their knowledge to combat diseases and epidemics.
In Ancient Egypt the beginnings of science that we call “medicine”. The papyri found in the Nile valley, reveals many secrets of the ancient Egyptian art. The papyrus known German Egyptologist and writer Ebers, was discovered in Thebes, can be considered the first known medical encyclopedia.
The ancient inhabitants of Egypt believed that medical science is of divine origin. In Ancient Egypt, magic and medicine were considered as two parts of a single whole. When a person is sick, it was believed that the disease disturbs the balance between the energy of the patient and space force.
The doctors of the pharaohs knew that to defeat the disease, you need to first deal with the cause of its appearance . and not consequences. Then the healer turned to various deities. Continue reading
Good to know Malaria is not in sight, since sleeping in a pile of sagebrush
Knowledge about folk medicine came to us from the dawn of mankind. Already at the earliest stages of man, guided by the instinct of self-preservation, was forced to give himself medical aid for various injuries and diseases. And, of course, means that he was looking for in the natural environment. The plants were not only a source of food, but also helped him to get rid of diseases. Over the years people have accumulated and enriched their knowledge in herbal medicine and passed them from generation to generation.
In Russia in each house hung herbs: chamomile, St. John’s wort, nettle, fireweed. Five to seven herbs and people are not sick as often as now.
Traditional medicine at all times was and still is for people accessible and understandable method for the treatment and prevention of disease. Because it uses the funds that it is easy to find. And one of the oldest drugs are the fees different herbs, which our ancestors personally sought and treated. Continue reading