There is no better way to use extra space in your home than the area of the garden where you can grow medicinal plants. And even if you live in an apartment, you can create a garden on the windowsill.
So what are useful medicinal plants you can grow in your garden?
If there is a medicinal plant with a hundred and one, that Aloe.
If one of your household burned, you can use a stalk of aloe Vera as a soothing remedy for burns.
In addition to treating minor cuts, burns and wounds, aloe is also good for treating eczema and reducing inflammation.
Did you know that this medicinal plant can even be taken internally? This plant grows well in the sun, so it is best suited for outdoor gardens.
Also called edible burdock or Lappa burdock, this medicinal plant is often used as a root vegetable. In traditional medicine burdock is used as a means for cleaning the blood, as a diuretic and diaphoretic. Continue reading
Psoriasis is a chronic skin disease associated with accelerated cell division of the skin. Psoriasis suffer 2-3% of the world population.
In traditional Chinese medicine, the disease psoriasis is called silvery scales. To treat it apply only naturopathic treatment, such as therapy of acupuncture points (needles, moxibustion sagebrush cigars, cupping), massage.
Features of diagnostics
In traditional Chinese medicine instead of Western people diagnoses there are so-called syndromes, to determine the treatment strategy. Their shaped resemble names from the works of ancient Chinese poets and philosophers.
In order to understand the Chinese view of doctor patient, it is necessary to abandon the usual picture of the disease — diagnosis — treatment. The same pathology may from the point of view of Chinese medicine can be caused by different syndromes and therefore require different treatment strategies. Continue reading
Many indoor plants have healing properties. They are used as valuable medicinal plants in their homeland.
It is known that from Sudanese hibiscus raw material for the famous hibiscus tea that improves metabolism, strengthens blood vessels, helps with flu and colds, excretes toxins, has a beneficial effect in the fight against cholesterol.
It’s no secret that the aspidistra has diuretic and anti-inflammatory properties and in many parts of East Asia used in folk medicine. Decoctions of all parts of the plant is used in convulsions, gastro-intestinal diseases, diarrhea, stones in the urinary system.
Medicines of Myrtle are used for the prevention of influenza and treatment of bronchitis, tuberculosis, diphtheria, sinusitis. It is useful in the treatment of diseases of the heart, blood, use it to strengthen the stomach. Extracts from Myrtle are part of many drugs. Continue reading