Medicinal plants and herbs have miraculous properties known since ancient times. Healers, healers and nymphs helped people overcome ailments through the healing power of plants. Aloe, marshmallow, Echinacea purpurea these plants help to boost immunity.
Treated using medicinal plants, and the monks of the Christian monasteries. At that time the plants are not cultivated but collected at a certain time of day and year. Chamomile is an excellent antiseptic. Centaury helps resit problems of the gastrointestinal tract.
From vegetables powerful herbs are pumpkin and corn. Her flesh stimulates the bowels, and the seeds are excellent Anthelmintics.
Gradually, with the development of medicine. medicinal plants have learned not just to gather in the fields, forests and meadows, but began to be grown on a special Apothecary gardens. By order of Peter the great gardens were created in all large cities of Russia.
Despite the rapid development of modern medicine, the pharmaceutical and chemical industries, the importance of medicinal plants and herbs has not decreased at all, but rather became more important. Continue reading
This plant is well known as decorative. Fresh fruits are food for livestock and poultry, and berries are processed and used as raw material in confectionery industry, for the production of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages.
In folk medicine have long used ordinary red mountain ash, but it may hurt in certain diseases.
The composition of the red mountain ash
Harm and good fruit makes them rich composition. Be contained in the berries: citric, tartaric, succinic, malic acid, sugar, sorbose, pectin and tannins, sorbic acid and ascorbic acid, amino acids, carotene, triterpenic compounds, flavonoids, dietary fiber.
Thanks to this composition, it is used as a means to better digestive process, the elasticity of blood vessels, stimulates metabolism, astringent, antibacterial, choleretic and diuretic effect.
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Cats, dogs and even lizards is not only mimimi, but the real “er”
Cats, dogs, hamsters and even lizards is not only. nyashki and really cute, but the real “er” for the person. They are hundreds of years save us from different diseases, demanding nothing in return. Is that a little kindness and food.
American medical journal JAMA Pediatrics has just published the results of research scientists from Finland. which prove that the communication of babies with dogs reduced the risk of developing in children of diabetes of the 1st type. The results of the study more than 3 thousand children in two hospitals was struck by the researchers themselves. Thus, unexpectedly it was found that dogs possess therapeutic properties that prevent the onset of this terrible disease. How exactly they impact on kids is not exactly known. While there is only speculation, but scientists continue research.
Facts the medicinal properties of the animals were so numerous that in the 70-ies of the last century there were an independent branch of medicine — the animal-assisted therapy, therapy with animals. Continue reading