Folk medicine: first aid at high pressure
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ORANGE: the benefits and harms of useful properties and contraindications.
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Thai folk medicine

Traditional medicine in Thailand is based on phytotherapy (herbs), but not only. Any plant affects the body in different ways. The recipes depend on the energy balance of the patient and his disease, because people with the same diagnoses doctors may receive different treatment.

Besides drugs, you can use the services – acupuncture, Thai massage, diet therapy, meditation. Herbal medicines are widely used for compresses, steam inhalation, at the time of adoption of the baths and saunas. Proved to be excellent in treating all kinds of diseases: body lotions, balms for joints, massage the pouches of herbs, bitters for cleansing vessels. Traditional medicines can be found in the pharmacies of the country .

Recipes folk remedies stored and transmitted dedicated.It is, as a rule, the descendants of Thai healers or monks living in temples deep in the mountains. In these places people are coming from all corners of Thailand and beyond. They do not advertise and find out about them only to locals.

Sometimes folk remedies look very unusual for foreigners. Dried snake, snake tincture of viscera, the infusion of special species of scolopender centipede. Tincture of scolopendra is added to the micro – doses in other funds. Helps to improve digestion, treat tumors. Warm oil rubbing nastoikas with this terrible insect — helps with pain in joints and muscles, and colds and coughs, and headaches (massage a little oil to certain points on the head).

Collection of herbs with the addition of tincture of black Scorpions — increases male strength, normalizes blood pressure and relieves muscle spasms.

Now, many traditional medicines are studied in large Medical institutions of Thailand. Some medications that can be bought at Thai pharmacies — based on the recipes of folk medicine.

Important point — the treatment of drug addiction and alcoholism in a Thai monastery. Continue reading

Red elderberry: the benefits and harms

Elderberry exists in nature in three forms: herbaceous, black and red. Herbaceous elderberry is rare, more common are black and red. In Russia, the elder that was brought from Europe. It has been used for the decorations of gardens and parks. Undemanding plant have taken root and quickly spread throughout Russia.

Red elderberry – poisonous shrub with an unpleasant odor and taste. Its buds are egg-shaped, branch with fruit resembles a grape. The berries attracted by its beautiful appearance, but it is better not to try them raw − they are not only tasteless but also poisonous.

Given that the elderberry are poisonous, it should be applied with caution, complying with the prescribed dosage, under the supervision of a doctor-fitoterapevta

Official medicine does not use red elderberry for medicinal purposes, so poorly understood its chemical composition. But we know that there is the glycoside of sambunigrin, which forms hydrocyanic acid, and this known poison. However, this plant is used in folk medicine, and as medicinal raw materials use the leaves, flowers, fruits, bark and roots.

Useful svojstvenny red and its application

Composed of red elderberry contains the following nutrients:

– vitamin C – rutin;- essential oils;- fatty non-drying oil;- sugar;- organic acids;- volatile;- tannins – glycosides. Continue reading

Alternative medicine – acupuncture, heat, light and vivid colors

Disputes on the effectiveness of alternative medicine, with no end in sight. Owning such methods experts say that a serious illness like cancer can treat, but in a great many cases, the impact on the active points of the body really helps. Headache and other pain can sometimes be removed by yourself.

Disputes on the effectiveness of alternative medicine, with no end in sight. Owning such methods experts say that a serious illness like cancer can treat, but in a great many cases, the impact on the active points of the body really helps. Headache and other pain can sometimes be removed by yourself.

Doctor of Oriental medicine ain Svetushkin shared their secrets in the First channel. First, it clarified the meaning of “acupuncture”. “If we say “acupuncture”, it’s really a method of influence with a needle, but if we consider acupuncture as one of the methods of acupuncture, then our concept will be much wider,” said the doctor. According to her, if to influence on biologically active point spot touch, this will be called acupressure. “Clockwise rotation will affect a tonic, against the will chasovoyarsky sedative impact,” she said.

To influence points you can use heat “wormwood cigar”. Warming up is performed remotely, said the specialist. “Without touching the body, let the warmth of the cigar, to influence the point. We can use light therapy, we can use, for example, the action of magnets,” said she.

According to the expert, the choice of method is determined primarily, what illness, what problems and complaints came people; on the second place – age. “People over the age of 70-75 years, acupuncture may be a relative contraindication,” he added Svetushkin. Also, according to her, acupuncture may be contraindicated for small children, also with possible cancer or skin diseases. Continue reading