It seems that the legendary Nefertiti and other government officials of ancient Egypt, considered to be of became the founders of so much spectacular eye makeup, used makeup not only to emphasize their beauty. Researchers from France suggest that such an unusual eye make-up was also used to fight infections that could get into your eyes.
The Amateur Christian, Philippe Walter and colleagues argue that thousands of years ago the ancient Egyptians used substances on the basis of lead as a cosmetic, including to create the effect, which is now called “smoky eyes”. Some Egyptians believed that this makeup also had the magical power of the ancient gods of the Mountains and RA were supposed to protect the holders of such makeup. However, modern scholars have long been denied such a belief, because the substances on the basis of lead can be very toxic. Previously, scientists analyzed 52 samples from containers of Egyptian makeup, which are in the Louvre, Paris. Scientists have discovered four different types of substances make lead-based. During the research it was found that these substances increased the production of nitric oxide up to 240% in human skin cells.
Modern scientists believe nitric oxide is a key agent-signaling in the body.Its functions include stimulation of the immune system, making the body better fights the diseases. Continue reading
Based on vast experience in the treatment of untimely death left the oldest herbalist of the Altai Yuri Vladimirovich Nikiforov.
The tradition of careful and respectful attitude to the most unprepossessing plant, search new – well forgotten old knowledge in the sense of our work and tribute to the Teacher.
We are not loggers in the full sense, but are willing to share our herbs. All the herbs collected in the area of lake Aya, Seminskii pass, and the village is the rural. Turning, you can count on expert help and understanding.
Here’s what he told the oldest herbalist of Altai Nikiforov Yu. V. on the formation of the Altai folk medicine:
In the seventh century of our era, the Chinese Emperor ticzon began to restore order in the country and as a result of this mess (630 year) okatannyj “small” Turkic Khan Chebi was forced to flee with her subjects number more than 100 thousand to the Altai mountains. This Horde settled in the valley of the river Katun, it is natural to assume that the Horde had healers who have received a good education in China.
So Chinese medicine has roots in the Altai. But after twenty years this nation is headed Chebi Khan was returned to China. Some people Chebi Khan did not return, founded in the Altai mountains mingling with the local population.
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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