Quebracho is the collective name of three evergreen tree species growing in subtropical forests of South America, its bark and wood. The word comes from the Spanish “quiebra-hacha” which means “break an axe” and implies a high hardness wood trees quebracho. These include two types of plants are called the red quebracho, namely Schinopsis quebracho-colorado, Schinopsis balansae and distinct Schinopsis family Sumach. They grow in southern Brazil, Northern Argentina, Bolivia and Paraguay. The wood of these trees is very heavy and solid, has a dark red color, reaching the black color. Wood density can reach up to 1200 kg/m3. The third type of plant is it Aspidosperma quebracho-blanco or white quebracho . belonging to the family Metrovia. This tree, like a weeping willow, 15-20 m in height grows in Argentina and Northern Brazil, the wood has a light yellow color and a high density of about 850 kg/m3. Trees quebracho also called quebracho and quebracho .
The collection and preparation of quebracho
With an adult tree of quebracho brown skinned with a yellowish or gray tint to the bark, horoscopesexual it on the air, and then put for sale bent or folded large pieces up to 3 cm thick. The bark and wood of all three species of plants – is a valuable raw material for extracts tanning extract, which is called “the extract of quebracho”. Continue reading
Some animals are beneficial to people’s health and can even cure certain diseases. Scientists believe that animals can provide medicine with new opportunities and methods of treatment of various diseases, including diabetes, Parkinson’s disease and dementia. We present you 5 animals that are able to save you from health problems.
Thanks to the International organization for therapy animals, which actively practices and promotes the treatment of animals around the world, it became known that cats can contribute to the treatment:
neurosis, mental disorders, depression;
cardiovascular diseases (after 20 minutes in the company of cats is aligned to the heartbeat and stabilizes blood pressure);
pathology of the respiratory system, including asthma;
diseases of the digestive system; Continue reading
The human being is an indissoluble unity between the structure (the body), biochemistry (homeostasis of the internal environment) and the psyche. Deviation in any component of this unity can lead to severe disorders of functioning of other components. Thus, biochemical abnormalities in the formation of collagen (connective tissue dysplasia) lead to the change of parameter tension-compression of the tendon-skazachnoe apparatus and entail changes in the structure (flat feet, scoliosis, hypermobility of joints of limbs and spine). Stress effects on the mental sphere, lead to enforcement commits in the chest, rump, neck, jaw, facial muscles, with subsequent manifestation of symptoms of pain spasm and compensatory overloaded myofascial structures. Traumatic displacement of vertebrae, bones, organs lead to disorders of blood circulation and innervation, biochemical changes. Constant pain when structural lesions – can cause endogenous depression and other mental border violations.
Another major disturbances of normal functioning may result in the violation of adequate integration between the components of the human Trinity. In cases where one loses the connection between the different links of the biological triangle reduces the efficiency of the system of self-regulation, the body begins to literally “pour”, posledovatelnostyakh health and life. Limited resource body quickly spent on a chaotic work loose bodies, disturbed the constancy of the internal environment (homeostasis), mental activity loses its focus and is approaching exhaustion. Continue reading