At the turn of 80 – 90s of the last century with the national health system has a real competitor – released ‘underground’ alternative medicine. World healing opposed this system not only a wide range unusual for the Russians methods of healing – the ‘alternative medicine’ was based on very different socio-cultural, economic and organizational grounds.
On the one hand – the European rationalism, materialistic science, its reliance on technological advances rather narrow specialization, ‘safety’, involving careful control over any innovation, commitment laboratory, experimental phase of the work, conducting medical statistics, etc. With another – reliance on the esoteric teachings of the East or reclamation on the experience of folk medicine, an appeal to transcendent forces or unknown to the laws of the universalism of the healer, ready-to-use tools and healing techniques, the mechanism of their impact on the patient is unknown or at least obscure nor sick, nor him who applies them.
On the one hand standardized, comprehensive health education provided by public universities, postgraduate, diplomas, and degrees, courses of improvement of qualification. With another – the mysterious path of discipleship, datirovannaja knowledge and skills from healers to selected students (sometimes inherited), the absence of any universally recognised certificates confirming the qualifications of the healer. Continue reading
Quebracho is a powerful evergreen tree that has long been grown in Chile, Argentina and Bolivia. It usually grows up to 20 meters in height. The crown of the tree resembles a weeping willow. For use for medicinal purposes harvested the yellowish-brown or grey bark. It must be removed with an adult tree, and then thoroughly dried in the open air. In medicine the bark is used little bent pieces of a thickness of not more than three, see
Useful properties of quebracho
The main active ingredients of the plant are alkaloids, represented by aspidosperma and quebrachine-yohimbina. Has long been prepared from the bark ethanolic and water extracts, and then used them as the perfect remedy of liver diseases, fever, against suffocation and General health promotion. In addition to the funds indicated for the effective treatment of cough.
Today some doctors recommend special drugs on the basis of Corbacho spastic bronchitis. the pneumoconiosis and asthmatic conditions. They significantly facilitate the condition, relieving the person from shortness of breath and difficulty breathing. In some cases, shown a special tea made from the bark of the plant. Continue reading
In the treatment methods of alternative medicine is worthwhile and what is quackery is to understand not just. Still, it’s worth a try. For this we need to know the most popular ones
Apitherapy – treatment of bee products: honey, propolis, pollen (Perga), bee venom, Royal jelly, wax. Particularly effective in hypertension, gastric ulcer and bowel, bronchitis. Aromatherapy treatment with essential oils in massages, baths, inhalations, compresses, and oral administration. Based on the abilities of essential oils easily penetrate into blood and tissue and act like hormones, regulating various processes. They are treating the most different diseases – from nervosa, and depression to circulatory disorders. Aeroionotherapy is a new direction based on the treatment with negative ions which improve the functioning of the nervous system, strengthen the immune system. Balneotherapy – the treatment and promotion of health with the help of mineral water. Includes internal and external use (drinking water and baths). Different water have a different effect, so the treatment prescribed by the doctor. Vinolechenie – use therapeutic properties of wine has a long history. Continue reading