Alternative medicine uses alternative therapies is opposed to official medicine.
The basis of traditional medicine is the diagnosis. For this doctor matches symptoms with the results of the research, and then assigns the appropriate treatment, most often medication.
Alternative medicine specialists, by contrast, treat the patient, not the disease. In their view, disease is a result of disturbances of somatic and mental well-being, and medication may relieve the patient from symptoms, but not causes.
One of the principles of alternative medicine can be formulated as follows: when changing medicines alternative methods the human immune system acquires the ability to fight diseases and infections.
The main methods of alternative medicine:
Some people believe that alternative medicine is a new direction, but she uses the ancient methods of treatment, which in the East for centuries considered to be traditional. Continue reading
One of the most unique plants known to man for centuries, is epilobium angustifolium. Hearing this name, not many would guess that we are talking about one of the most famous in Russia herbs, used to make healing drink. Meet Ivan-tea is a real storehouse of nature and universal home kit.
The use of willow tea. Useful fireweed all people, both men and women.
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Nature itself took care of the beneficial properties of willow-herb, and collected in this plant the bulk of the elements of the periodic table. The plant contains iron, titanium, Nickel, copper, manganese, boron, molybdenum, and potassium, calcium, sodium, lithium, etc. as well As bioflavonoids, pectin, tannins.
Vitamin a number of Ivan-tea is presented In b vitamins and ascorbic acid. The content of vitamin C, this tea can be considered a record holder, the number of askorbinki up to 400 mg per 100 g, which is several times more than citrus (lemon, orange) and black currant. Continue reading
Many people believe the best doctor is nature: it helps to recover practically from all dedougou and never slander their colleagues. Indeed, in handbooks on traditional medicine and nontraditional methods of treatment can to find a cure for any disease from small wounds, ulcers, cuts, ending with diabetes and pneumonia. And the experience of the ancient peoples of the world, particularly the prosperous Eastern civilizations, makes you believe in the miraculous properties of plants. The topic of this article: “the Benefits and harms of medicinal plants”.
Undoubtedly, medicinal plants contain biologically active substances that can help cure those or other diseases, but it is necessary to take into account the environmental condition of the area, where the collected plants, since they absorb all harmful chemicals from the environment. It is important to collect plants in accordance with the calendar: all the time! For example, the yarrow should be collected from July to September, and St. John’s wort in July.This is because at certain times the plant (or its separate parts: leaves, fruit, roots) accumulate the maximum number of medicinal substances: the leaves should be well formed, but fresh, flowers are blooming, but not crumbling,and the fruit is ripe but not yet falling. Continue reading