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…

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Traditional healers are included in the response to AIDS
African traditional medicine often represents the main and sometimes the only available treatment option for many people living with HIV in Africa South of the Sahara. The first attempts to…

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Lemongrass useful properties, application in folk medicine
As a medicinal plant schisandra described in Chinese medical treatises for 250 years before our era under the name “Wu-Wei-zi” which means “berry of five flavors” (sweet peel, sour pulp,…

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Folk medicine – Golden mustache, callisia fragrans, treatment of the Golden mustache

Golden mustache (callisia fragrans) – Callisia fragrans. The family commelinaceae.

Callisia fragrans (Callisia fragrans) comes from the tropical forests of South America and belongs to the family commelinaceae (Comemelinaceae). At the same family, which includes more than 500 species and 50 genera of plants includes such well-known plants, as zebrina and tradescantia. Some traditional healers claim that they also have medicinal properties. Callisia cultivated as a houseplant for nearly 100 years.

This is a large plant with two types of shoots, some upright, fleshy externally similar to the young corn, from 70 to 150 cm in height, with normally developed leaves 20-30 cm, width 5-6 cm, the other – horizontal (mustache) with underdeveloped leaves. Mustache, consist of “sustavchikov” at the ends of which are formed sheet metelochka.

Golden mustache in folk medicine

To produce drugs from plants, which already have at least 9 of the mustache, because only in this case kallizii contains a sufficient amount of medicinal substances. Blooms Golden mustache rare. The flowers are small, gathered in paniculate inflorescences. Continue reading

Than to treat ringworm in humans (rose, tinea, pityriasis, ringworm, etc

Symptoms depriving

That a person had zoster, can testify the following:

First formations on the skin appear on the arms, abdomen, legs, less often on the scalp or on the nails;

The lesions are pale pink spots in the center which begins to peel off the skin;

There is a slight rise in temperature and the increase in peripheral lymph nodes.

After appearing of their first suspicion of the presence of lichen should consult a doctor. Although the disease poses very little threat to human health, it can bring him a lot of worries and discomfort.

In addition, it is highly contagious. Therefore, the patient should be isolated until medical advice and follow-up is necessary several times a day to carry out hygienic treatment in the house to completely prevent the spread of the disease. Continue reading

Try folk remedies for hair loss…

Imagine for a second that man has no hair. If it is male, it is still somehow present, but if it’s a girl, then imagination must be unique. But, actually, in life this happens, and, unfortunately, it is quite dangerous. Usually, hair loss is a sign that the person is developing a number of diseases that urgently need to treat. But, it also happens that such a phenomenon does not appear because of illness, but, say, by inheritance. However, no matter hair loss occurs from disease, or from a gene, the result is, in fact, one and the same.

Why am I experiencing hair loss?

Let’s look at the reasons why hair starts to fall out. We will not take into account the problems mentioned above, in particular, are diseases and genetic phenomenon. Plus, it’s much more common another problem is the influence of the surrounding environment. Of course, first of all, it’s the radiation. But we won’t talk about radiation, as it is in everyday life not high (unless you live in Chernobyl, or instead of the cinema love to go to the x – ray room). Continue reading

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