Muira Puama (Muira Puama) – a small tree from the Amazon forest.
In folk medicine of South America, the plant is used as aphrodisiac and as tonic to the nervous system.
The history of the use of Muira Puama in medicine dates back several hundred years. She has always been a venerated Peruvian and Brazilian Indians. She was considered the most powerful means to stimulate male libido and have long been used by the Tupi Indians. VAPE the Indians called this plant “wil-saw-ATA” which means: “what makes soft solid”. Local residents used this tool as a powerful aphrodisiac – improves potency and libido, sexual aphrodisiac for men and women.
Already the first European settlers noted the special properties of Muira Puama and brought it to Europe. The first scientific results were published in 1925. Identified high efficiency Muira Puama in the treatment of sexual dysfunctions. It was later proven its positive effect on the nervous system and a regulating effect on the internal organs and systems.
Currently, the plant extract is widely used by doctors in Europe and the USA as a drug impotence and reduced libido, as well as for relieving stress, optimizing the functions of the nervous system,and especially the part that is responsible for the erotic mood men. As one 89-year-old shaman, “together Catuaba and Muira Puama can make a person young again”. Continue reading
Phytotherapy is the treatment with synthetic drugs. Herbal medicine known for centuries. Independently to collect them is not easy. This can be done only during dry and warm days. Wet plants lose their value. It is impossible to collect herbs, growing near the highway and close to industrial enterprises.
So I often use ready-made grass, produced in the filter-packs, dried or in the form of tablets, syrups, ointments and creams. They are sold in pharmacies.
This is a great tool for people with diseases of the gastrointestinal tract, nervous system and chronic fatigue syndrome who have problems with skin suffering from constipation. It is believed that herbs can be used for the treatment of cancer and various tumors. but it is not a purely medical approach.
Its medicinal properties of the herb have an obligation contained in them medicinal substances. These compounds affect the whole body, regulating the work of the organs. Most often they are used in the form of infusions and decoctions. Continue reading
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