Large leaves stacked into bundles. Shoots of the plant are dark, jagged, and oval shapes. Reach 10 meters long, which the plant collection is complicated. Short cuttings formed buds. The flowers are fragrant, white.
The fruit size can be compared with grapes or fruit of the coffee tree. The fruit is yellow, the upper part of vermilion (box). The fruits of guarana rind covers dense. When the fruit is ripe, exposing the black seed oval shape when the skin bursts. Inside the fruit 1 or 2 seed.
In Portugal the fruit is called “guaraná”. In the language of the Indians maue it means “the fruit form the human eye”. The plant was opened by K. Pauli in the 17th century.
Guarana grows wild in Peru, Colombia, Venezuela, Uruguay, Brazil. In South America it is grown.
The use and medicinal properties
Medicinally used plant seeds. In the seeds there is a large amount of caffeine. The seeds also have vitamins a, b, E, xantinove alkaloids, polyphenols. In addition, there is guaranine, whose properties are very similar to the effects of caffeine on humans. 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
In an era of technological advances and great scientific discoveries alternative medicine not only has not lost its popularity, but also received a new breath. Modern technology combined with centuries of experience and a wealth of knowledge opened wide horizons. More and more people resort to its methods and means in the treatment and prevention of various diseases. The effectiveness of nontraditional methods of treatment proves already the fact that they are in demand for the past several millennia. The main advantage of alternative medicine is, first of all, the use of natural components, harmless and safe for health. Alternative methods can be combined with traditional treatment, increasing its effectiveness. In particular, their use is indicated in acute disease and in cases that require quick and competent medical care.
Alternative medicine helps strengthen the body, reduce symptoms of chronic diseases, prevent the development of diseases, complications and exacerbations. The best means to promote health and prevention of various diseases are an herbal remedies. There is a force of Nature. Medicinal plants entering into the composition of herbal remedies, facilitate the integration of internal resources, inherent in every human body. Continue reading