Beginning with the first dynasties (3500-3000 BCE) in Ancient Egypt there were the “houses of life”, which along with mathematics, astronomy, architecture, and other Sciences studied “necessary art” of medicine. The kings of Persia and the Hittite state was invited to the court of the Egyptian healers. According to the legend, in Egypt, studied Pythagoras, Hippocrates and Galen were two of the great physicians and philosophers of the ancient world.
Egyptian religion said that after death a soul returns to the body and will remain restless, if the body does not save. First from the body of the deceased was removed the insides and put them in different vessels, then the body is wrapped in fabric, impregnated with special resins. Such was the process of embalming the dead. First described by Herodotus, he was regarded by the Greeks of the great mystery. The art of medicine of the Egyptians and used to great impression on them. Homer wrote about Egypt: “. in every nation there the doctor, exceeding deep knowledge of other people.”
The Egyptians knew many medicinal plants. Highly valued aromatic resin of tropical trees — frankincense and myrrh. Used them for religious and medical purposes. A healing art was denoted by two characters — a scalpel and mortar, combining the symbols of surgery and pharmacology. As in all ancient cultures, medicine in Egypt was connected with religion. In the late period istorijata professional insignia of the Egyptian doctors is becoming the Ankh — cross-shaped loop, a symbol of life. Continue reading
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 food itself. In this case, it is immediately clear that the pig got sick. Like humans, sick animal immediately it is desirable to measure the temperature. The pig is considered normal in the range 38-40,5°C. It is measured with a thermometer introduced into the rectum of the animal. In the presence of either low or high temperature, should immediately contact a veterinarian for assistance. The most complex procedures performed by verbatim and simple to execute and the owner of the animal. Sorry; now in the drugstore in rural areas often lack the most necessary medicines. Therefore, the owner of the pig should know the medical properties of plants, to be able to make them to dry and prepare different medicinal formulations. Don’t worry, sometimes the grass can help much more effective than the most expensive modern medicines.
How and what can you make from herbs? This infusions and decoctions – water extract from herbs. Chopped raw pour water at room temperature and heated in a boiling water bath: decoction 30 minutes, the infusion – 15. After which they were cooled: a decoction of 10, and the infusion of 45 minutes and filtered. Infusions prepared in the ratio of raw materials and water 1:10, and of ergot, herbs Adonis, Lily of the valley, root of Valerian – 1:30. Impurities added to the broth after cooking. Store in a cool place for up to three days before use vesbaltarve. Continue reading
Tea – a drink for all seasons. But tea is used not only in food industry but also in cosmetics and in the treatment of various medical problems.
There are plenty of types of tea, which depend on the location of growth, processing technology, time of gathering the tea leaves. Therefore, not all teas are equal in their effects on the human body.
For example, the habitat distinguish . Chinese . Ceylon . Indian and other teas.
They are divided according to processing technology . black, green, red, white, yellow occurs even blue tea.
For example, green tea is produced by drying the collected leaves, thus maintaining its color and leaving the most useful elements.
White tea is prepared from buds of the special varieties that they are covered with white hairs, hence the name. Treatment principle for kidney this tea is to preserve the kidney in unchanged form.
Red tea is not much different from black, but can be determined after brewing, when the sheet is deployed, the middle leaf is green and the edge – red. Continue reading