Therapeutic properties and use of schisandra in Chinese folk medicine
Greetings, dear readers of a medical blog ” Recipes of traditional medicine “. Today we talk about the healing properties and use of schisandra chinensis in traditional medicine.
Chinese schisandra |Schizandra chinensis|Limonnikova
● Woody vine Chinese Magnolia vine reaches a length of up to 15 meters. The plant grows wild in the North-Eastern regions of China and the far East of the Russian Federation.
Oval leaves with pointed tip and petiolate with a length of 5-10 cm Flowers are five-petal concentrated hanging down in racemes.
The petals and sepals are pink. The fruit is a juicy berry team. Small amazing flowers schisandra chinensis emit a delicate aroma.
“Chinese Schizandra has a special place in folk medicine of China, in which a certain taste corresponds to certain important body: salty – kidneys, spicy – light, sweet – spleen, bitter – heart, acute – liver. For a comprehensive action plant is valued highly not only in Chinese medicine”.
Parts used and active ingredients of Chinese Magnolia vine. Continue reading
Migraine attacks can lay in bed for a long time to unsettle. To cope with a painful headache help available recipes of traditional medicine.
A migraine is a attacks of painful headaches in one half of the head (hemicrania) or around the skull.
Pain syndrome should immediately, not much until my head hurts. To alleviate the first symptoms of migraine folk medicine (as well as traditional), offers to take a horizontal position, to relax, to dim the lights and remove all the annoying factors (light, noise).
It would be useful to ventilate the room or open the window.
First aid for migraine
If you feel the first signs of an upcoming migraine, you need to take action. Perhaps a strong attack can pass. Apply one of these methods.
Can help cold compresses on the head, rinsing the face with cold water or a cool foot bath. The compresses should not be ice cold, so as not to cause vasospasm.
Someone, on the contrary, help warm headbands and mustard baths for the feet – they reduce the blood pressure in the brain area. Sometimes help General warm baths with the addition of Valerian, mint or lemon balm.
Migraine can be applied to head cabbage leaves, pre-laminated with a rolling pin. Continue reading
Recipes and healthy lifestyle
Today herbal medicine . the use of nutraceuticals and parapharmaceutics received a new impetus in the development. There are many new research institutes in bioengineering, working to develop dietary supplements, nutraceuticals, effectively restoring human health study of properties of plants and herbs and their effects on the human body. It plays a crucial role in our society, taking into account global environmental disaster and the impact of this on the health of everyone. Today in the world there is no absolutely healthy people. Virtually everyone has a chronic disease and with age they become more and more bright character, added new diseases on the background of gradual poisoning with pharmaceutical drugs, antibiotics, painkillers, etc.
Phytotherapy is the real means of maintaining health and Wellness of all mankind. The closer we get to nature – the less we will be sick! To be healthy you need to live in harmony with nature and yourself. In an effort to meet their needs, we in most cases do not notice that we lose more than gain in the survival and existence in the modern world.
A healthy lifestyle . as a concept covers most aspects of our daily activities, including:correct and varied diet, full harmony with the surrounding world, a close fellowship with the flora and fauna, public activities ( communication with people ), active spiritual activity ( creativity ) and of course self-improvement, self-reflection and ongoing spiritual development. Continue reading