Physiotherapy in Abakan
Physiotherapy What is physiotherapy and how does it differ from therapy of medical? Physiotherapy is a medical field that specializes in the prevention and treatment of various diseases through effects…

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Decoctions of herbs for hair
The natural power of many plants can give to our hair health and beauty. For several centuries, folk healers kept the beauty recipes based on herbs. Modern beauty use decoctions…

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The peanut benefit or harm

In the “Kingdom” of nuts this nut is the hazelnut (the fruit of the hazel). And the rest

The historical birthplace of peanuts — Brazil. And there it is also know as monkey nut. What is a peanut? It’s not a tree or even a shrub and annual herb with bright yellow or orange flowers. The fruit forms below ground. They look like fat pea pods, each containing from one to three-ninety-five beans. Hence another equally famous name of peanuts — peanuts.

Peanut seeds found fatty oil (53%!), composed of glycerides of arachidic, stearic, palmitic, oleic, etc. acids, protein (37%!), starch, sugar, vitamins, (especially many in the peel of seeds), E, Pantothenic acid, Biotin. In 1957, a French scientist, Professor Boudreau, who suffered from hemophilia, found a beneficial effect of peanuts on your body. He found that when the ingestion of ground nuts in their raw or lightly stir-fried (or oil them) in the course of two days stopped hemophilic bleeding.

It is also known that the doctor I. Z. Akopov recommended hemophilia patients to eat 50-150 g of peanuts 3 times in Denisa half an hour before meals or drink 1 tbsp of peanut butter with the same frequency, without canceling the medicines prescribed by the doctor. There is evidence that the grains of peanuts is effective in the treatment of children suffering from hemorrhagic (blood disorder in which there are sharp decrease in its coagulation and multiple hemorrhages) and exudative diathesis. Continue reading

Folk remedies of treatment of adenoma and prostatitis

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

The cultivation of medicinal plants.

The main business ideas in agriculture relate primarily to the cultivation of plants and the production of a product: for example, sunflower oil, flowers and other. But few people use other types of plants. This is not some sort of fruit-berry plants like pears, apples, peaches, plums, and simple plants with medicinal properties.

Today the production of plants and sale of therapeutic agents are engaged in a few company, preferably a state organization. They use raw materials both imported and of domestic origin. Of course, not all types of therapeutic agents can be produced using domestic raw materials, have not always grow rare plants such as ginseng, but it does not reduces the level of potential of this business area.

Among the most well-known medicinal plants that can be found in almost any garden, can be identified such as mother-and-stepmother, burdock, chamomile medicinal, viburnum and many others. All of these plants have any benefit: one can get rid of headaches, others clean the intestines, and still others stimulate the heart. In this case, there are some plants that produce a systemic impact on the organism:in the use of medicines containing these plants, they have a beneficial effect on several organs at the same time. Continue reading