Traditional medicine of Bolivia
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Medicinal properties of Wheatgrass and folk medicine from him

Features of treatment of folk remedies – wheat grass. All fans to grow vegetables on his plot is known as a weed, couch grass. To get rid of it quite difficult due to the long roots which stretch out horizontally under the ground and increase the number of sprouted plants.

But in addition harm the vegetable garden, wheat grass can bring benefit, as it is actively used in folk medicine. To meet this plant is quite easy in all the countries of the Northern hemisphere, who are in the area with a temperate climate.

Scientists were able to establish that the roots of plants can enhance the sandy shores, and breeders have even created hybrid wheat. But in this article we will talk about the useful medicinal properties of this plant.

Useful properties

Of key importance are the roots of the weed, since they contain a lot of useful substances (fatty oils, organic acids and vitamins).

Most often, Wheatgrass is used to treat diseases of the urinary tract (cystitis, nephritis, urolithiasis). He is able to relieve the inflammation and pain.

Infused plants well relieve swelling, including on internal organs, help to relieve pain in gout and arthritis.

From diseases of the respiratory system couch grass is used as an expectorant to help velocitron, tuberculosis or pneumonia.

Enema with decoction of herbs used for the treatment of hemorrhoids.

Not a very strong decoction is able to calm the nerves and fight insomnia. Continue reading

Alternative medicine. Where is the truth?

In this article we will talk about what are the different types of alternative medicine, all these techniques such wonderful and what is actually true.

Today divorced so many different ways and methods of treatment and recovery, but I will try to outline main directions, without going into much detail.

So, there are 3 main areas of impact:

The impact on the physical body;

The impact on the psychology (metaphysical body);

The impact on the body’s cells using power.

The category, impact on the physical body include:

Acupuncture;

Fitness;

Yoga;

Massage;

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Methods and forms of application of medicinal herbs

Herbs are natural medicines. Some, so strong on the effects that are used for the manufacture of drugs. Every year increases the focus on traditional medicines, mainly containing medicinal herbs that are increasingly valued not only among herbalists and doctors practicing traditional, conventional medicine.

Usually herbs are used externally. (baths, wraps, poultices and lotions) and internal in the form of aqueous infusions, decoctions, extracts, alcohol tinctures, teas and herbs, juice or powder of dried parts of plants. Let us dwell on the methods of cooking for ingestion.

Tinctures are obtained by maceration in water chopped medicinal raw materials. The smaller the crushed raw material – the faster it gives up its substance in the infusion. For preparation of extracts used leaves, flowers and stems. Infusions are prepared in two ways: cold and hot.

In the preparation of infusions cold, measured on volume and shredded vegetable raw materials placed in enameled or glass dish, pour the necessary amount of boiled water at room temperature, close lid and insist from 4 to 12 hours (depending on the initial volume and chemical costabissara). After this mixture has to be filtered and it is ready for use.

When using hot herb brew water temperature is 80-95 degrees, but not boiling water. Measured by volume, and shredded vegetable raw materials put in an enamel or glass( heat resistant glass) bowl and pour the hot water. most often in the ratio of one weight part of raw materials take 10 parts of water. Continue reading