The herbal treatment originated in ancient times. Information about human use of the healing properties of medicinal plants were found in the most ancient written monuments of human culture, the state-owned Sumer existed on the territory of modern Iraq 3 thousand years BC. Treatment with medicinal herbs has passed a test of centuries and preserved in the Arsenal of therapeutic agents to our time. Each plant contains an infinite number of living plant cells, these cells — storage and pharmaceutical factory. Many substances produced by plant cells, to have medicinal properties. Taken orally or used topically, they help the patient the body cope with the disease.
The activity of medicinal plants varies. It depends on their types, places of growth, time of collection, methods of drying and storage of medicinal raw materials.
Medicinal plants are used in the form of powder, juice of herbs, water infusions and decoctions, alcoholic tinctures and extracts.
The healing properties of medicinal plants due to the presence of pharmacologically active substances: alkaloids, glycosides, saponins, tannins, enzymes, vitamins, hormones. Continue reading
Taraxacum officinale – (ordinary) belongs to the family Asteraceae and is a perennial. Distributed throughout the former Soviet Union, except the Arctic. It grows in meadows and fields, groves, roads and near dwellings, as the well-known weeds.
Dandelion contains a bitter substance, taraxacin, insulin, saponin and vitamins A and C, so it is no wonder that this plant has a wide therapeutic use, especially in traditional medicine.
In scientific medicine used only dandelion roots, and even then, only to restore appetite, for relieving constipation, or as a cholagogue.
In folk medicine used as the roots and leaves of dandelion. In the spring, when the shortage of vitamin, consumed in the form of salads fresh young dandelion leaves.
In pulmonary diseases drugs on the basis of the dandelion are used as a good expectorant.
Dandelion heals the effects of diseases of the liver and stomach in particular hemorrhoids all inflammatory processes of the intestines and stomach. Continue reading
The problem of improving potency, it is highly relevant today, bothered men since time immemorial. Therefore, in the recipes of traditional medicine has accumulated many tools and ways to solve this problem. In the first place is, of course, herbal medicine – herbal medicine. The second one was the improvement in potency through food. Well, and the third water treatments and some quite creative ways to improve male strength.
To improve the potency with medicinal plants infusions and tinctures need to be taken sistematicheski. Intermittent reception is likely to be ineffective.
To improve the potency of folk medicine offers the use of both individual herbs and fees. In the recipes means the use of dried herbs.
The use of certain herbs
Ginseng. This is a highly efficient, recognized as an ancient aphrodisiac (a substance stimulating love and passion). The root of the wild ginseng available for few, but and drugstore tincture of ginseng root grown in plantations, helps men to cope with temporary weakness. Continue reading