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
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, North America and Abkhazia.
In nature, there are 32 species of star anise, the most common are the true star anise, anise star, star anise and anise star anise lanceolate.
The use of anise
In alternative medicine star anise is used to treat respiratory tract infections, bronchitis, swine and bird flu, increasing sexual desire (libido) and treating symptoms of male menopause. Inhalation with the use of stars of anise is effective in the treatment of diseases of the throat.
Also, star anise is used in the treatment of the digestive tract, including indigestion and colic in infants.
Star anise is used for:
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Echinopsis pachanoi or San Pedro is a fast-growing columnar cactus belonging to the genus Echinopsis. It grows mainly in mountainous areas of Peru at a height of two to three thousand meters, you can find it in Ecuador, Argentina, Chile and Bolivia. For three thousand years this cactus is widely used as a folk remedy and integral part of shamanic practices.
Cactus in the Indian culture
The oldest evidence indicates the use of this cactus is about three and a half thousand years. Ancient Indian carved stone figures of their shamans, with cactus San Pedro in his hands. Usually the image octosporus carved figures of sacred animals to Indians. Cacti San Pedro painted on pottery used for rituals.
Nowadays wizards of the Indian tribes every year make a pilgrimage to the place where grows this cactus. According to ancient beliefs, if in a place where cactus grows to repent of all their sins, the plants will forever change the lives and consciousness of man. Continue reading