From the series of informal educational talks
“Heavenly citizens of the earthly Fatherland”
For our contemporaries the most burning and pressing issues are health, disease, transition from nazdrovia to healing. In the Orthodox tradition it is believed that to consider only the physical side of the disease incorrectly and one-sidedly that there is no health without mental bodily.The greatest Christian theologian John Chrysostom (IV C.) warned: “the Depravity of the soul is the cause of bodily disease” (1, p. 143). The Supreme gift of God is health, which needs to be stored, and dissipated to return through spiritual purification and medical devices.
In the books of the old and New Testament indicate that the medical profession is necessary, even sacred and blessed.
“Honour the physician for the need of it, for the Lord created him, and from above – doctoring… my Son! In your sickness do not be negligent, but pray to the Lord and He will heal thee; leave a sinful life, and fix your hands, and from all sin, cleanse the heart. And give place to the physician for him and the Lord made…” Ser. 38. 1,2,9,10,12. Continue reading
Since the end of January begins the busy season gardeners – growing seedlings. Celery, leeks, peppers and, of course, tomatoes. But what about medicinal cultures? It is no secret that on the windowsill the place is well very limited its not even enough for your favorite eggplant. And then there’s some medicinal plants. Let’s try to decide in which cases it is necessary to leave some room on the window sill, and which is not necessary.
The principles of “burying” seeds in the soil are the same as when planting directly in the soil: the smaller the seeds, the closer to the surface they sow. Centaury and Melissa can never be closed up in the soil, and cover the pot with glass or plastic film until germination. Only in this case it is necessary not to forget them at least once a day to ventilate. In the light of their seeds germinate faster and friendlier. Biologists call this feature the sensitivity. Continue reading
Snoring is a problem faced by about 30% of the population, and the tendency to reproduce the thunderous sound vibrations in sleep suffer both men and women, and even children. At risk most often, people find themselves suffering from obesity and chronic diseases of ENT-organs. Risk snoring also smokers and consume alcohol.
Absolute record the volume of snoring you installed the fairer sex: British woman Jenny Chapman produces the sound volume 111 decibels, comparable to the roar of a jet engine.
The cause of the sound of snoring is the vibration of the relaxed muscles of the larynx and pharynx and narrowing of the lumen as a result of soft tissue swelling in this area. Snoring is not harmless as it might seem at first glance, serious discomfort experienced and the snorer and the people around him. Insomnia. chronic fatigue, irritability – these are the constant companions of this problem.
Traditional medicine in the fight against snoring
Mankind has struggled with snoring for centuries, inventing all new ways, including very exotic, for example, electroshock treatment or poisonous tinctures, causing muscle paralysis. We will not consider these ineffective and often dangerous methods,because traditional medicine has reliable recipes, able to deliver a snorer from dangerous and exhausting of breath, and his household from “thunder peals” folk remedies. Continue reading