Every people knows that the witch doctor is a healer . with a rare knowledge, a special power and gift. The healer heals with herbs and has a special books-manuals that are enclosed all the wisdom of their craft. This so-called “herbalists”, “manual” or “flower beds”. The medicine men collect herbs, and then prepare from them a special drug that cures various ailments and diseases. After all, only healers know what grass is, what ailments it helps. They know, for example, that wormwood relieves fever and fever, and St. John’s wort need to give those who are “suffering the stomach”.
Healers heal everyone: child, adult, and livestock or poultry. Those who are treating animals, kindly called “Konovalov.” But not only horses and cows free from various diseases folk healers. They don’t refuse and people. They also removed the damage in all its guises: the evil eye, the slander, the spell. Sometimes just helping with good advice.
Live healers on the edge of the village in a small clean house. Housing all of them full of herbs, twigs, bundles of mushrooms and bunches of dried berries. Here they can and guests to take, and treat. From people healers not hiding, but create around themselves mysterious halo, worrying and scaring people. Most often, the sense of deep mystery occurs when the witch doctor begins to whisper to pronounce strange words, making it confusing for the patient gestures or baptizing him. However, all these movements need only to spoken words was reinforced, and the disease is quickly gone. Continue reading
Our century is considered the century of modernity, discovery and good living. In terms of medicine we have made great progress. Treated a huge number of diseases that were previously considered fatal. We have many drugs, it is possible to do various operations. And all this, of course, wonderful. But in ancient times too it was the medicine. Otherwise all the people died out. How are they treated? We tell the ancient sources, but often we don’t believe it, this is what we call “alternative medicine”.
Alternative medicine was founded on other principles and concepts. What it consisted of? First, people know that movement is life. They moved most of their time, thereby not allowing the body to stagnate. Their movement always made the blood move around the body and updated. Secondly, they are used as medicines only natural plants and herbs that impact positively on the man, because man is part of nature, though distinct and public. Thirdly, it was the realization that thoughts and words have a huge value and unprecedented power. They knew the idea or the word could materialize and lead either to recovery or to death. Continue reading
First, some numbers:
Up to 90 % of patients in Germany and Austria, for the first time have applied for initial or mild symptoms of disorders of urination associated with BPH received herbal preparations, which are considered to be folk remedies treatment of prostate.
In the U.S. for 2002, 2.5 million patients used the fruit extract of saw Palmetto (Serenoa Repens-MS) for treatment. Extracts WED 5-6 won an honorable place in the list of best-selling medicinal plant in America, sales amounted to more than $ 43 million .[2 ]
What are the reasons of such popularity? The findings of the research:
The fruit extract saw Palmetto (Serenoa Repens) inhibits the activity of enzymes 5a-reductase and aromatase, promoting the conversion of testosterone to dihydrotestosterone, that is, eliminate the cause of the development of prostatic hyperplasia. (Similar to the action of inhibitors of 5-alpha-reductase)
Has androgenic, anti-edematous, anti-inflammatory and vasoprotective properties. (Similar to the action of Alpha1-blockers)
The extracts of Serenoa Repens devoid of side effects . The first significant signs of relief patients taking the drug, I notice in 3-4 weeks . Continue reading