The use of plants to treat diseases and strengthening of health began in ancient times.
Initially, information about the medicinal plants and their use were passed down verbally from generation to generation, from generation to generation.
Ancient Greek historian Herodotus tells of how in ancient times treated people. Patients usually took out to the street and waited, when among the passers-by will come across a person who looks like a disease. From him and learned what healing plants helped him get rid of the disease.
The beginning of the use of medicinal plants in Russia belongs to the old days. Primitive medicine consisted in the recitation of prayers, committing sacrificial rituals in combination with herbal treatments.
Centuries-old folk experience observing plants formed the basis of scientific medicine – phytotherapy (treatment with medicinal plants).
Medicinal plants contain various biologically active compounds: alkaloids, glycosides, saponins, essential and fatty oils, vitamins, phytoncides, organic acids, and many others. This complex of substances in the ratio, measured by the nature, simultaneously with the treatment of a specific disease, improves metabolism, stimulates the body and increases the body’s resistance to harmful environmental influences. Continue reading
Centre of alternative medicine
Alternative medicine is of great interest to modern official science and is very popular among the population. In this regard, has been steadily increasing the number of clinics providing such services. Each center of alternative medicine will offer a wide variety of techniques drawn from age-old wisdom of different peoples and cultures.
Indeed, today is an extremely acute problem of classical scientific treatment and its effects on the body. Complex chemical structure of drugs, sometimes unpredictable side effects, including devastating effects on the entire body, and often a fairly high price and makes a cautious approach to treat modern methods of treatment. At the time, how alternative medicine operates heritage of many generations, empirically developed methods of treatment. Attractive and the fact that the center of alternative medicine will certainly aim to solely natural treatment forces of nature restoring forces of the body and directing the natural energies of the human body in the right direction.
Any sufficiently large and serious centre of alternative medicine will offer a list of the most popular and effective methods:
It sovershennoletie, especially because many ancient techniques are now successfully used in various sections of the official medical science. Continue reading
INTRODUCTION. This book is a visual aid for classes in “Eastern medicine”. Structure, the arrangement of the material corresponds to the order of classes. At the same time the book can serve as a visual aid for anyone interested in the theoretical and practical aspects of Oriental medicine. The book contains mostly tables, figures, schemes. There’s little explanatory text. Specialist dealing
Eastern diagnostic methods and therapy will be easy to navigate it. Those interested can obtain the necessary information in the literature, a list of which is provided at the end of the book, each section respectively. PLAN THE LESSONS FOR THE COURSE “TRADITIONAL MEDICINE OF THE EAST. NON-PHARMACOLOGICAL METHODS OF DIAGNOSIS AND THERAPY”. 1. East – Arabic, Greek, Chinese, Indian, Chinese philosophy. 2. in the East. Analysis
the history of esotericism in General.”The Bible”, “Koran”, “the Upanishads” and “Vedas”, “Mahabharata”, “the Apocrypha” other literary sources – “the emerald table”, “Orphic mysteries”, “Tarot Cards”, “Cabal” and others. Secret societies ancient and modern. Continue reading