Chicory: the benefits and harms of chicory
Chicory is a beautiful plant with blue flowers that grows near the roads. Some people consider it a weed, but it's not. Chicory can be divided into wild and cultivated,…

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The benefits and harms of linseed oil.
Flaxseed oil have long been among the most useful herbal products and this is no accident. About the medicinal properties and invaluable use of linseed oil has been known in…

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Folk medicine in Bessarabia the end of XIX – beginning of XX century
Objectives of the study are as comprehensive study of the phenomenon of folk medicine, societal attitudes about health and illness, the role of traditional healers in society, symbols, beliefs and…

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animals

Animals that are treated

Method of treatment using animals is called animal therapy and this is understandable, because in English this word means “treatment of animals”. Of course, we are not talking about any violent methods. From such procedures, no creature gets hurt. Basic observation of their behavior calms us and leads to a state of calm. As for Pets, they often are responsible for the harmony of family relations, can improve the atmosphere in the house. Those who have the family all right, and you can buy tickets to the theater, relax with the whole family on the weekends. Often our four-legged friends become the sole interlocutors for those who have no family. In this case, a pet can support, to listen, to understand its owner.

It is recommended to have Pets for those who have children. The fact is that in this case four-legged friends contribute to the development of a sense of responsibility in children, improve concentration, provide an opportunity to develop the skills of verbal and non-verbal communication. Agree that this is very important!

So, what are these animals and what can cure us. Let us understand and we’ll start with the usual dogs. As to their nature, these human companions are known for their loyalty,kindness and a high level of mental development. Continue reading

MEADOWSWEET

MEADOWSWEET, spirea in Atlanta, meadowsweet V Atlanta, berosini; meadowsweet Filipendula ulmaria, a synonym of Spiraea ulmaria is a perennial herbaceous plant of the rose family. Has creeping woody rhizomes without tubers. Stem 50-200 cm tall, erect, not branched, leafy. Leaves interruptedly-pinnate; lateral leaflets (2 — 5 pairs) cherokeecasino, nadezhnosti, from below belovojlochnye. The flowers are small, bisexual, regular, 5-lobed (rarely 6-lobed), autowall, fragrant, in dense paniculate inflorescence. Petals with long claw. Fruit — listyanka. Blooms in June — July.

Distribution . Grows throughout the territory of Ukraine (in the South is less common) in moist meadows, river banks and swamps, in boggy woods. Harvesting and storage are all the way in the article Pit six petals. The plant neoficialni.

Chemical composition . The herb contains tannins, dyes, salicylic and ascorbic acids, glycosides and haultain spren. In all parts of the plant are methyl salicylic essential oil.

Pharmacological properties and use . The plant has diaphoretic, diuretic, anti-inflammatory, analgetic and Antirheumatic properties. Inside in the form of infusions or decoctions of the herb or roots (the roots more actively by action) G. W. vykorystovuyutsia diaphoretic with flu and fever, gout, rheumatism, hysterical seizures, severe pain in the stomach and intestines, accompanied by inflammation, with hemorrhoids, as diuretic in diseases of the bladder Continue reading

Medicinal plants Couch grass

Flowering plants of couch grass reach a height of over one meter, and form a continuous thickets. The leaves of couch-grass, flat, dark green, linear with sheaths. Flowers, like all grasses, inconspicuous. They are collected in spikes in 4-7 pieces, the cones in turn to form a long apical spikes up to 15 cm Fruit – caryopsis, similar to wheat, up to a half centimeter.

Flowering

Wheat grass blooms in may-June, fruits in July-September.

Habitat. Distribution

This plant is found throughout Europe, Asia, avoiding only the deserts and dark forests, although it can grow on forest edges and glades, but mostly couch grass inhabits meadows, fields, fallow lands, gardens. Its modern Latin name Elytrigia repens.

Procurement and quality of raw materials

Wheatgrass rhizomes are best harvested in the autumn or spring digging area, at this time they contain the maximum quantity of active ingredients. Having dug out, they harvested from the soil, cleaned of residues of stems and leaves. Dried, laying a thin layer. If the weather is hot, dry wheat grass directly in the sun. After drying the rhizomes are put Continue reading

In the treatment of pigs will help the grass
Sometimes it happens so that, once in the morning in a pigsty, the owner finds boring, sluggish animal that doesn't react to the arrival of a breadwinner, no matter the…

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Star anise
Star anise (Illicium) – evergreen trees and shrubs of the genus limonnikova, seeds and oils which are used in cooking and alternative medicine. The plant grows in China, Cambodia, Vietnam,…

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