Alternative medicine
Alternative medicine is the collective name for methods different from conventional medicine. Typical examples are homeopathy, acupuncture, osteopathy. While alternative medicine is called alternative... Alternative medicine includes all the methods…

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Collection and use of medicinal herbs
Article about the collection and use of medicinal herbs; people's councils how to collect and brew herbs; comments of experts The collection of medicinal herbs How to collect and brew…

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Homemade masks for hands from olive oil.

The woman who grooms herself, has attractive, soft and delicate hands. This is important because hands are always in view: in public transport, in shops, at work, and primarily, the most women.

Hand skin is thin, it has few sebaceous glands, and therefore it is prone to dryness, flaking and premature wrinkles.

Winter is a tough test for our skin.

In winter, for normal load on hands (wash hands and dishes, cleaning and so on) are added aggressive such as low temperature and wind on the street, heating over-dry air in rooms. These factors lead to dryness, peeling, redness, avetranesi skin.

In order to protect the skin from these troubles, hand care in winter should be thorough, intensive and regular. And then, your pens will be great this and all subsequent winters, many years))

Olive oil for hands — the traditional recipes of beauty

Tonic for dry skin of hands with olive oil. Continue reading

How correctly to collect medicinal herbs

Many medicinal plants, flowers and berries have long been used for medicinal purposes. Knowing their beneficial properties, it is possible to collect and dry up all that nature gives. The main thing – to observe some rules and to know what to take

How to dry

The collected materials are grasses, flowers and leaves are not washed, spread a thin layer on the cloth or the plywood and dried in well ventilated rooms, attics under the roof with good ventilation. Grass periodically need to stir and flip. With this slow drying, some plants lose color, but this does not affect their properties. It is possible to dry herbs and berries in an electric dryer at a temperature of 40-50°C or in the Russian stove. The berries will first need to modality, and then drying (how to freeze berries, read here ). Store medicinal raw material is better in paper bags or cardboard boxes, or in bags made of thick linen fabric. Shelf life of dried herbs is 1 year. More berries – 2-3 years.

St. John’s wort

It blooms from June to August. Collect it, cutting off the stems with buds. When the workpiece is better to use a knife or scissors, or you can pull the plant from the root. Dries quickly, but loses its bright yellow color. Continue reading

Scientists have named 5 animals that are able to treat people

An international group of scientists conducted a unique study that were aimed at studying the effect of animal species on the human body and its recovery.

First place in the ranking took the cat. They, the experts argue, the real source of human health. Cats save their owners from a bouquet of ailments – from neurosis, mental disorders, depression, pathologies of respiratory system diseases of the digestive tract, functional disorders of the musculoskeletal system, diseases of the joints, alcohol and drug abuse, fractures and injuries, diseases of the reproductive system. In just 20 minutes with the cat man comes to normal blood pressure. A cat’s saliva has antibacterial properties. For anybody not a secret that very often cats come to their masters in moments when he was feeling sick, lie down on the injured part of his body, loud rumbling, as if taking some of the ailments of the person.

The second and the third place was shared toiler bees and snakes. According to scientists, people more help products of bee and snake venom, rather than the animals themselves. The products produced by bees, and snakes, are used in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, neuralgia, multiple sclerosis and a variety of patologicheskoi and muscles. Continue reading