Alternative and folk medicine renewed its popularity in Ukraine. As in Britain and other European countries, more and more people are turning to antiquated methods of treatment, or improve their health with the help of latest techniques.
At least so say the representatives of this industry. They justify this by the fact that, say, traditional medicine has been discredited by the high prices and corruption. However, the “classic” doctors believe that without them, still can not do.
The opinions of the surveyed people of Kiev about healing
– I do, I use traditional medicine. Not always, but sometimes it is grass.
– Don’t trust at all because she, in my opinion, unscientific, is based on some mystical experiences.
– As a rule, there is a lot of unskilled assistance, based only making money on people’s health. Although in clinical practice using many drugs of plant origin. But the whole point is to do no harm. Continue reading
Rhodiola rosea or Golden root in the wild is quite rare.
Herbs that lower blood pressure, big set, that is, choose any. In addition, many of them grow well in our climate. We have selected the most secure, having also a soothing effect. But the upward pressure of weed in the wild in the Moscow region and Central Russia almost do not grow. So you have to take care of a “flower bed” for hypotensive patients. To understand the diversity of plants helps us M. D. Professor, Director of Institute of herbal medicine Vladimir Korsun Fedorovich.
Motherwort. It has a calming effect on the Central nervous system, helps with tachycardia.
From what disease: cardiovascular neurosis, angina, cardiosclerosis, myocarditis.
When to harvest: flowering from June to September, directly collect the flowers and upper leaves.
Application: 1 tablespoon of herbs pour a glass of boiling water, insist 6-8 hours, strain, take 1/3 Cup 3 times a day.
Valerian. Helps to relieve the excitability of the Central nervous system, improves coronary circulation, regulate heart activity, has a slight spazmoliticaskie. Continue reading
The drink known as Ayahuasca is used by healers (curanderos), shamans and sorcerers (brujos) of the Amazon since pre-Columbian times for healing and other magical practices. This tradition is probably as old as the South American civilization itself.
In the nineteenth century the West began to penetrate the rumors and cryptic messages about the incredible properties of Ayahuasca. It was argued, if under its influence can pass through walls, to find lost treasures, to look into the future and to participate in events occurring in distant countries. Missionaries and doctors reported that this drink awakens and develops telepathic abilities.
During archaeological excavations on the coast of Ecuador, were found so-called witches ‘ pots, used for brewing Ayahuasca, their age – about 3500 years. The opening of the drink is shrouded in impenetrable veil of mystery and in no way can be random. “In ancient times lived in the rain forest lucky hunter. Once, traveling away from home, he heard a Liana speaking to him. Hunter knew a lot about the power of plants, he knew how to prepare poison for their arrows from their roots, bark and leaves. Continue reading