The ancient Greeks, explaining the action of medicinal plants, they are sometimes endowed with supernatural power. In ancient Greek word “Pharmakon” means both poison and medicine, and witchcraft. From the same word science on medicinal plants is now called pharmacognosy. about drugs in pharmacology. and those who manufacture drugs in the pharmacies are called pharmacists.
At different times and in different countries of poisonous plants prepared potions for criminal purposes. “Insidious”, “harmful”, “plant-enemies” — not once refer to these plants! Many of them from ancient times was known also that they have remarkable healing properties if taken in small doses. The ancient doctors said that the poison, skillfully applied, can serve as a cure. Russian only medicine used more than 160 species of poisonous plants. A lot of them in medicine India, Tibet, China, Africa, and America.
Most poisons are treated, if only to know how and in what quantities to apply them. Small doses of poison contain painkillers, soothing, healing the wounds of drugs, remedies for infections, diseases of heart, liver, kidneys.
In the plant Kingdom, scientists are averaging 10 thousand species of poisonous plants. That’s a lot.
However, most of them dangerous not always, but only in certain periods of their development. Continue reading
Stomach ulcer is a pathology, in which disrupted the integrity of the tissues inside the walls of the stomach. As a result, gastric juice eats away at those walls forming the wound, i.e. the wound.
Ulcer differs from an erosion of the stomach or intestines because it penetrates much deeper into the layers of the mucous membrane, and often flows in waves: periods of exacerbation and remission alternating.
Among adults peptic ulcer disease is spread quite widely: up to 15% of patients in different countries. In size the ulcers rarely exceed one centimeter.
The main causes of stomach ulcers in our days are:
1. Pathogenic bacterium Helicobacter pylori.
2. Food and drinks of poor quality and composition.
3. An unsuitable diet.
4. Regular use of anti-inflammatory drugs (ibuprofen, aspirin, diclofenac).
5. Alcohol and nicotine addiction. Continue reading
SORE THROAT, DIPHTHERIA, SCARLET FEVER
A strange but fast way of treatment of angina
This treatment is practiced not only in Russia but also in other countries of the near and Middle East.
Close to the mouth of the patient bring big frog and force the patient to breathe directly into it. From the frog’s heart starts to beat faster. And treatment eight to ten minutes is getting better, even if he not only could not eat and drink, but also to speak. After 8-10 minutes the frog release (note that very frequent breathing). The frog makes two or three jumps I. die. The sick recover fully. According to doctors, the disease “goes on a frog”. But this is not true. Maybe in the XXI or XXII century, scientists are exploring this method of treatment and reveal its secrets.
Folk healers in Tehran, in other cities and provinces in Iran almost one this way and treat a sore throat. Again, that frog must be large.
A folk remedy for angina, diphtheria, and scarlet fever
These diseases are the real scourges of humanity. Continue reading