The name of the exotic fruit the longan translated from Vietnamese means “dragon eye”. Its appearance really is somewhat intimidating, however, despite this, the fruits have excellent taste and have a very pleasant aroma.
The longan is an evergreen tree that has a dense and spreading crown, and belongs to the genus Nephelium longana.
According to some sources, the longan for the first time appeared in China. Currently this subtropical plant is often found between the elevations, it is able to easily migrate South of freezing to -3 degrees Celsius.
Although longan is considered to be a close “relative” of lychee, yet the fruits of these two plants differ. The longan they are small, on average reaching 2.5 mm in diameter and having yellow-brown color.
Now the longan is a very popular fruit. It is grown not only at home in China, but also in Indonesia, Taiwan and Vietnam. The name of this fruit comes from the Vietnamese province of the same name.
The flesh of longan is white and transparent. And through it is seen a dark red or black stone, round shaped.
Sheath that covers the fruit from top, is unfit for human consumption. It is very durable, but thin,and its color varies from brownish with spots to yellow and reddish. Continue reading
Melt water is already very long been used in folk medicine. Its relatively easy to get; you do not even need to wait for winter, enough to freeze some water in the freezer and then thaw it. However, to use it should be properly and wisely.
How to cook melt water?
To do this, it must first recruit and filtered. You can boil, but not more than once. Water from the spring or the key, of course, much more useful both for therapeutic purposes is more suitable, but in the absence of her ideal and water.
Thin crust that appears when you freeze, you need to remove, and then promisit water again, until the end. The remainder, which will not have time to freeze, it is better to merge: there are harmful substances.
The resulting ice should be rinsed with clean water and melt before applying inside.
The use of melt water
Its structure is meltwater different from the usual, in connection with which such water strengthens the body and helps the internal organs. It has disinfectant properties, it is capable to bring the body of harmful substances and salts, accelerates the water-salt metabolism. Continue reading
Patients hope to be healed consume toxic products, not knowing that causing yourself great harm
Experiments with food, such as the transition to vegetarianism, or a passion for folk medicine can harm the body and bring the patient even before the cancer. Sometimes Primorye use of toxic products in the hope to be healed, not knowing that hurt themselves, about this journalist. RIA PrimaMedia said chief freelance oncologist Primorsky Krai Lyudmila Gurina.
The expert gave the example of when the 50-year-old woman consumed a dairy product with the addition of celandine – I found this recipe in folk medicine. The survey showed an increase in liver enzymes, the enzymes were 10 to 20 times above normal. The woman seemed to celandine she uses for the good, but it turned out that poisons the body – the liver could “fall apart”.
– I have known cases, when patients are ill, living in distant taiga village. The patient consumed a large amount of herbs. In the Newspapers because a lot of recipes. And the output got cancer of the rectum. Continue reading