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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

How relevant is traditional medicine in our days.

What is traditional medicine? When we can neglect the achievements of modern medicine and to turn to millennial experience of our ancestors? Should sort out this issue.

Why in the modern world, people are increasingly resorting to the methods of folk medicine. neglecting visits to clinics and hospitals? Maybe people have lost faith in the capabilities of doctors? Maybe it is because for the past couple of decades, everything that is done in public health institutions, does not cause in the average citizen’s trust. Indeed, often there are situations of improper use of drugs or production of erroneous diagnosis.

As modern people began to pay more attention to their health, do sports, read a lot about health, eating became more correctly. Besides, today is rather well-developed network of information and communication in any subject you can find a lot of answers in the media, the Internet and television. And it is very good. So, people tend to live longer. And they make medicine to catch up. Around the world gradually developed a tendency to live longer and, if possible, as healthy as possible.

But in our country people, having lost faith in the possibilities of scientific medicine, more and more began to turn to presentiations medicine. considering that the people cannot be wrong. Although people sometimes makes mistakes. Of course, I wish our medicine has become same civilized, as abroad, then, may be, and no longer need the recipes from people. Continue reading

Osteoarthritis of the knee: treatment of folk remedies

Egg balm . made from fresh egg yolk, mixed with Apple cider vinegar and turpentine in the proportions of 1:1. Made liquid are thoroughly mixed. At night she rubbed the affected joint. Then moderately warm and wrap a warm woolen scarf. The procedure is performed using uniform time intervals 2 – 3 times a week.

The rubbing of oil of celandine is one of the most effective means of providing effective treatment of osteoarthritis of the knee. For the manufacture of rubbing the kneaded three tablespoons of chopped fresh celandine (leaves, stems). Ready weight pour vegetable oil (preferably olive) and zakuporit in the bottle, leave in a dark place for a couple of weeks. Then, carefully strain the mixture nastoyaschaya, use it as ointment for daily massages (course duration – 1 month).

The steamed compresses of burdock . For carrying out the same procedure using 5 – 6 leaves of medium size: folded in a pile, cover it with a pot of hot water for rasparki. Before you attach the leaves are steamed, the affected joint is lubricated with vegetable oil. For one procedure you need to take 5 – 7 leaves of burdock (medium size). Sverhusiliya a plastic bag or plastic wrap, insulate with a warm scarf.

Herbal tincture designed for internal and external use (rubbing). The extracts exerted the therapeutic effect in deforming arthrosis of the knee joint are those which consist of: Continue reading

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