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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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…

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Capulin
Capulin – deciduous tree up to fifteen feet. It belongs to the family Rosaceae. The leaves of the plant are lanceolate in shape. From above they are dark green and…

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Folk medicine, herbal treatment

We will tell You about the so-called non-traditional, folk medicine, proven by many generations of our ancestors. For millennia, these recipes are changed, perfected, and saved many, many lives, because until the beginning of the last century, the official medicine existed only in the cities. In the Outback all hope was at grandmothers-the wise woman, who all the pain held in my head hundreds of different recipes, carefully preserved folk memory. And city doctors often asked for help to Mother nature.

N avernyaka in every family kept at least a few cherished folk recipes. Give it to people. Please write and we will publish them with the indication (or not – at Your request) Your address.

N o before you use any of the suggested recipes, we ask that You read and further follow the following rules:

1. Be sure to consult with your doctor. His word must be the deciding factor when choosing a prescription.

2. Choose a recipe, carefully read the descriptions of the properties of the plants included in it, and especially contraindications. After all, if You hypotension, you chose to treat atherosclerosis recipe Japanese Sophora (which lowers the pressure), then Your treatment will take place according to the battered expression “one we treat, another hurt”. Choose the best suitable to You only the recipe to include herbs that meet the parameters of Your health. Continue reading

Plants of the Orenburg region against infections

World’s first OSU scientists suggested to create antibacterial drugs from medicinal plants against the chemical communication between organisms.

The project of Anna Tolmacheva “Resource potential of medicinal plants of the Orenburg region as the source of a new class of compounds — inhibitors of the system, the quorum-sensing bacteria” was supported at the regional level. As the scientist explains, bacterial cells exist in the community like myself and use a complex system of intercellular chemical communication – Quorum sensing (QS) — to better adapt to changing environmental conditions.

QS controls a variety of important processes of vital activity of microorganisms, including such important for Biomedicine, such as the development of factors of virulence (ability to infect) antibiotic resistance and formation of biofilms (microorganisms attached to each other on any surface).

— A group of young scientists experimentally investigated medicinal plants of the Orenburg region as the source of a new class of compounds that suppress the course of physiological and physicochemical processes of bacteria, — says Anna . Were selected 20 medicinal plants that grow in the Orenburg region and used in traditional folk medicine of gleichenia and prevention of infectious diseases: yarrow, bearberry, birch, succession, marigold, celandine, 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

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