Traditional medicine is the accumulated thousand-year experience of knowledge of the healing properties of various plants, some objects animal and mineral raw materials, as well as methods of caring for the sick. For the treatment of various diseases folk medicine uses not only plants, but also combinations of them in the form of so-called teas, or fees. Often these teas contain significant amounts of components of the action sometimes similar, sometimes diverse, and in each case are assigned to the treatment group or family of diseases or very different diseases. In the preparation of the combined funds are often used completely unique methods not routinely applied in scientific medicine.
When collecting information about people’s use of plants often have to deal with the emergence of new folk remedies for the treatment of certain diseases. In the last decades thanks to the emergence of large numbers of immigrants from other parts of the country, in Siberia there are many new tools that had popular application in the European part of Russia or in the republics of Central Asia. Quite often migrants from other areas recommended for medicinal purposes of plants similar in morphology, with the European, but belong to another species, and quite often these plants are among the traditional medicine of Central Siberia. Continue reading
With the development of such areas like of medical tourism, people from all over the world come to China for the famous folk medicine of that country. People come for the prevention and treatment of various diseases. Many serious illnesses are found in traditional Chinese medicine the chance of gaining health. As long experience shows, reviews about the Chinese treatment in sanatoriums and clinics.
From the point of view of Chinese medicine, people should not get sick. The natural state of the body is health. Chinese medicine is considered a medical disease prevention.
Traditional Chinese folk medicines made from the fruit of the shrubs, wild herbs, some minerals and roots that undergo a complex treatment process. Widely used in folk medicine of China snake venom as an anti-inflammatory and pain reliever, as well as diseases of the nervous system.
The secret of Chinese medicine
The main secret of Chinese folk medicine that it is based on ancient philosophy. Philosophy is based on the fact that in humans it all depends on two principles: Yin (feminine) and Yang (masculine). If these principles are combined harmoniously and properly, the person is healthy. In turn, the strength of the human body depends on Qi. If there is an imbalance of Yin, Yang and Qi, chelovekochasov, and emerging diseases. Continue reading
Lechleri Croton (Croton lechleri) is the representative plant of the family Euphorbiaceae, comprising about 1200 species, native to the Amazon basin. “Dragon’s blood” is the name of a wood extract of Croton lechleri — dark krasnoshchel resin. “Dragon’s blood” used by the Indians of Central and South America in folk medicine for many centuries and is considered one of the most potent natural medicines on all occasions. In folk medicine it is believed that the resin has antimicrobial, antiviral, antifungal, anti-inflammatory effects that can stop bleeding and accelerate wound healing, stop diarrhea and much more.
New antidiarrheal drug approved for therapy related side effects of antiretroviral therapy. Crofelemer showed efficacy and safety in clinical trials involving 696 receiving antiretroviral therapy for HIV-infected patients, of whom 374 were selected patients with stable (a month or more) symptoms of diarrhea. The median number of daily watery bowel movements was 2.5 times a day. Tests showed that 17.6% of patients taking the 125 mg crofelemer twice a day, reliably and significantly decreased the frequency of diarrhea compared with 8% of patients in the placebo group. Some patients showed persistent antidiarrheal effect lasting up to 20 weeks. Continue reading