It turns out that animals positively affect human health, and some can even heal people.
Medical edition “HeadInsider” published the results of research conducted by international team of scientists. It turns out that animals positively affect human health, and some can even heal people. Below is the top five most “useful” in this respect the animal world.
Scientists say that cats can help their owners get rid of the neurosis, depression, various mental disorders, and even from alcohol and drug addiction. Communication with cats also promotes proper digestive system and to normalize blood pressure and heart rate, it is enough to spend in the company of these animals for only 20 minutes.
Dogs help their owners to lead an active lifestyle, allowing you to burn a lot of calories and get rid of excess weight. Communication with dogs is also helps prevent cardiovascular disease, getting rid of depression. By the way, the saliva of these animals has a bactericidal effect, therefore, if you regularly lick the owner, the latter reduces the risk of getting a cold.
Communication with horses is beneficial for children, it is particularly useful for those who tradespaces disorders and autism. In the company of these animals is useful to spend time to those people who need rehabilitation after injuries or wounds. Continue reading
The advantages of physical factors:
a) physical factors are elements of the natural environment and not add to the organism is nothing alien.
b) physical factors have sanogenic (health-improving) and homeostatic (balancing) action and have a coaching effect for prophylactic use.
b) complete lack of sensitization of the organism and toxicity.
d) good compatibility with drugs. In some cases, physical therapy potentiates and multiplies the effect of drugs.
d) has the effect of aftereffect. The specific effect of physiotherapeutic procedures is the prolonged aftereffect: long-term results of physiotherapy in most cases better immediate results.
e) treatment of physical factors does not cause pain or discomfort.
Applied therapeutic effects:
1) low-Frequency magnetotherapy
• hypotensive, smooth muscle relaxation due to the muscle walls of the blood vessels and relieve cramps as a result of the normalization of neurohumoral regulation; Continue reading
In November, the stores appear unsightly to look at, but extremely tasty and flavorful fruit feijoa.
What’s the use?
Feijoa reminds of both pineapple and strawberries. However, contrary to popular opinion, the taste got feijoa from nature, and did not appear thanks to the scientists-breeders. Homeland feijoa – South America. And the unusual name of the plant received in honor of its discoverer, scientist Silva Feijo. It was he who discovered hitherto unknown shrub in the forests of Brazil and feijoa was brought to Europe. The Europeans immediately dubbed the pineapple guava strawberry tree, and then the plant has spread almost all over the planet. It turned out that feijoa feels good in the Caucasus, it grows in Georgia and Armenia, but the best are the fruits from New Zealand. This country is firmly in the world’s leaders in the cultivation and export of feijoa. New Zealand fruit larger than their counterparts on the continent there are no dangerous for feijoa pests, so the farmers no need to water the plants chemistry. However, from whatever profit the fruit of the strawberry tree, doubts in their favor there.
The main advantage of feijoa – the abundance of iodine. The content of this trace element overseas the fruit can compete even with seafood. Only 2-3 berries feijoa meet daily requirement of iodine for the organism. Continue reading