Alternative medicine: an overview
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
Medicinal herbs and plants. Secrets of the Millennium
Medicinal herbs and plants have always been held in high esteem in folk medicine. How do you think what is the main drawback of conventional medicine? In poor quality drugs? The incompetence of our “superqualitative” healers-health workers? And maybe in both? What is the advantage of traditional medicine, having in the Arsenal of medicinal plants, before the official offering of the synthesized human medications, many of which are brilliant?
Medicinal herbs and plants
It is noticed that in the XXI century, treatment and prevention of diseases of medicinal herbs and plants for some reason many people causes mistrust. Preference is given to pharmaceutical pills and vials of medicine. Confidence in the Ministry of health more than traditional healers with their herbs and plants.
What is the main difference from the official medicine folk?
Traditional medicine looks at the human body as a creation of Nature, it is a unified and harmonious whole. Treatment — medicinal herbs, as well as methods based on the use of natural factors. About it, no one better, tells in his books Neumyvakin Ivan Pavlovich. Continue reading
The benefits and harms of medicinal plants
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