Brazil nuts not so long ago appeared on the shelves of local stores, but quickly became a competitor for the usual walnuts or pine nuts. Despite its name, bring them in the majority are not from Brazil, but from a distant and mysterious Bolivia. Outwardly, they are reminiscent of a peanut, but bigger. Grow on trees in fruit, like coconuts (one large nut is usually 8-24 small nut). The harvest of these whimsical treats are able to collect exclusively in the wild.
Strange and unusual Brazil nuts: benefits and harms
The composition and properties of the Brazil nut have been studied and mysteries in it today left. The taste is reminiscent of pine nuts. Used in cooking, cosmetics and traditional medicine. It was eaten raw, roasted or salted. It is made from oil, which artists add paint to save juicy colors, they lubricate the movements, added to cosmetics, it treats ulcers and wounds on the skin.
Use Brazil nut health
The use of these nuts in food is able to reflect on the human condition:
– reduce cholesterol; Continue reading
The mysterious celestial Empire has always attracted curious romantics, philosophers, avid travelers and lovers of the unusual. And today, as in times past, this is where the flow of people from all over the world, only now he was noticeably more crowded. The people attracted to this mysterious country all, including the world-renowned medicine – special herbal medicine, acupuncture, breathing exercises, massage.
More precisely, the treatment in China today is carried out in 3 areas: Oriental medicine, traditional medicine (Western) and mixed. Complementing each other, ancient Chinese medicine and modern that give amazing results recovery of patients and are attractive advantage of medical care in China.
Traditional Chinese medicine is the experience of many generations of healers who long ago turned into an independent system with its diagnosis and methods of treatment. Chinese doctors perform successful diagnosis by pulse, as the surface of the tongue and appearance of the patient. A Chinese doctor for treatment applies several methods, including a long list of drugs of natural origin, famous Chinese acupuncture (impact on the particular biologically active caccialanza), restoring the balance of all body systems. Very effective treatment in China, where an experienced physician applies acupuncture combined with a special massage. Continue reading
A variety of traditions that have reached us through the centuries, tell of faithful ways to fight diseases with. dog blood, milk, saliva, hair. teeth and other parts of the dog’s body. For example, for the treatment of coughing was necessary to take left canine dog and throw it into the fire. To get rid of baldness you, pulling your hair and putting it between two pieces of bread, to feed the dog. Ancient Chinese doctors believed that the blood of white dogs cures of insanity, and black – quenches the pain of childbirth. People treated for dog urine, dog milk, etc.
A prominent ancient Greek healer of Epidaurus argued that the recovery of the patient happens at that moment when the dog licks his tongue. And in fact, the speed in dogs wound healing occurs, a person can only envy! Even in ancient times people noticed that the wounds of the representatives of the dog tribe are overgrown in a short time and usually without suppuration, unless, of course, damaged the fabric has not been secondarily infected. Continue reading