The most useful types of tea
Possible positive health effects of tea consumption have been confirmed in many studies. The most healthful is the least processed types of tea – green and white and various herbal…

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Alternative medicine cryotherapy
Cryotherapy it's not medicine, it is alternative. So say many practitioners, yet there is a perception that some methods still help treatment. And even if from a scientific point of…

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Traditional medicine
The healing properties of plants and folk medicine amazing and inexhaustible. Unfortunately, we often forget about this wonderful gift of nature and not use the recipes of folk medicine fully…

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Best beauty secrets – grandmother’s

Mom gave me the best advice is: “don’t crassa!” And still to me it is much nicer not to use decorative cosmetics, you might call my approach to skin care. It is no secret that creams, powder, blush not allow the pores to breathe, ink spoils eyelashes, eye shadow, however light, still heavy for delicate eyelid skin. Otherwise I am a supporter of the people’s money, try to use the experience gained by our grandmothers. Folk recipes are not only efficient, you can be sure that no chemical additives.

Expressive face

– I usually only slightly emphasize the eyes, apply a light shade under the eyebrow, the inner corners of the eyes draw the white pencil. The only thing I love the brightness and saturation, is lipstick. I love red, hot pink shades. Before I made the mistake of applying makeup – tinted skin bronze powder, I liked how the face looked tanned. But it “eats” the texture of the face! Now apply bronzer or blush only on the cheekbones, making an oval. Continue reading

Medicinal properties of watermelon and their use in folk medicine

Today we talk about the watermelons. No, the subject of nitrates in early the fruit we have at the moment not interested in you will often hear in the news, at least for another month. Talking about the wholesome and healing properties of this miracle berry in its original form, in the absence of any kind of chemicals as fertilizers.

Homeland of watermelon — Central and southern Africa, the ancient Arab cultural type of watermelon has been known for 15 centuries before our era, in Russia, the melons appeared by Royal decree in the 17th century.

The sugar content in watermelon (fructose, sucrose, glucose) reaches 12%, and in addition they include pectin, fiber, vitamins b and C, iron salts, magnesium, potassium, etc.

Watermelon acts as a diuretic, antitoxic, and tonic remedy, and in addition, is an excellent dietary product.

In fever use the following composition, to lower the temperature of:

— “watermelon milk”. Grind watermelon seeds (fresh) with cold water in a ratio of 1:10 and give drink 1 tsp. every 2 hours. If you wish you can add honey or sugar.

For the diuretic effect you need to eat in a day 2-2,5 kg of watermelon pulp. If the stones in the bladder are dissolved salts under the action of the watermelon, as if drinking urine selecively bezboleznennyy and dissolved salts from the body. Continue reading

Vitiligo is a “white spot disease”: types, causes, treatment.

Vitiligo or piebald skin, “a disease of old spots” – a violation of pigmentation in human skin. In the literature this disease is denoted by the terms lampetia or PES.

The disease is characterized by the disappearance of the pigment melanin in certain areas of the human skin. This disease may occur as in men and women. Unfortunately, the mechanism of development has not been explored yet, and as a result the treatment of the disease difficult. Failed to examine the nature of the disease – there is no standard method of treatment. We know one thing that it is not communicable by contact from person to person.

Scientists have identified two types of vitiligo.

Type A. White spots appear on the face, back of hands, armpits and in the genital area. A distinctive feature of this type is the loss of pigmentation in the area of the nostrils, mouth, eyes, nipples, navel and anus. The size of the spots can reach up to 5 cm And the spots have clear boundaries in red.

Type B. This disease most often affects babies and children. Most often the disease manifests itself in one place. For example, can be affected one limb. The disease often is progressive in nature. If you find yourself or on the child’s body white spots – consult your doctor.It may be vitiligo, lichen. incomplete albinism or lupus erythematosus. Only an experienced dermatologist can make an accurate diagnosis. Continue reading

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…


The cultivation of medicinal plants as a business
The South of Ukraine, and especially Crimea, due to climatic characteristics are prone to the cultivation of medicinal herbs. Today, people are beginning to understand that drugs and preventive tools…