Many herbs can be grown at home in a box or a pot on the windowsill, the balcony or loggia. For many centuries people ate different herbs as seasoning and in various diseases. Modern research confirms the role of herbs for the promotion and maintenance of health.
Many herbs are very easy to grow at home. It’s cheaper than buying them at the pharmacy and will always have fresh herbs on hand.
Most herbs are rich in antioxidants, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic and carminative properties. Another plus – green plants always decorate the house, it heals a great hobby, which is a very beneficial effect on health. After caring for houseplants is always reassuring.
Top 10 medicinal herbs that can be grown at home
Basil. Basil is widely used in the preparation of many dishes. And Basil has healing properties. Basil has antioxidant, antiseptic, anti-inflammatory and antibacterial properties. In the composition of Basil contain vitamins A, C, K, micro and macro elements manganese, copper, calcium, iron, magnesium and omega-3 fatty acids.
Basil can be used to treat flatulence, lack of appetite, increased gas separation, headaches, coughing, kamnjah the kidneys, nausea. Can with Basil to make a mask for acne, applied to cuts. Continue reading
Literally in the first weeks of life the newborn his intestines populated by normal flora, which he receives with milk of mother and food. And its composition should be relatively constant throughout a person’s life, despite the influence of the environment. It should be so.
The composition of the normal microflora of the intestine is mostly anaerobic flora: lactobacilli, bifidobacteria, Bacteroides. Flora performs is very important for whole body function. Leading here, of course, is antagonistic (protective) function, through which continuously monitored the composition of conditionally-pathogenic microflora. We said earlier that the normal intestinal microflora is involved in the synthesis of vitamins: B1, B2, B6, B12, B15, K, folic acid, Biotin.
The enzymatic (catalytic) function is manifested by the splitting of starch, fiber, protein residues food.
Important function — immunization: the synthesis of immunoglobulins, phagocytosis, etc.
What do we understand under dysbacteriosis? The dysbacteriosis is change of a quantitative and qualitative composition of the natural microflora — time! This overgrowth of pathogenic microflora in the intestinal lumen or two! Continue reading
For centuries, mankind has treated natural remedies. Basically, it had a healing plant, less minerals, and sometimes animal products: honey, poison, antlers, fat. But few know that the brothers our smaller can heal people with his touch. This treatment is called zootherapy, and now more and more doctors in addition to the traditional medications prescribed to patients communicating with animals.
How animals treat diseases. All about it heard, but how does it happen?
From time immemorial
Officially zootherapy is considered a non-traditional science and very young, but the historical data prove otherwise. For example, nomads from the earliest times treated the snakes by putting these nonpoisonous snakes to the affected area. The Jews, the ancestors of the Israelites, fought with skin diseases with the help of birds, believing that if you put the birdie to the inflamed areas of the body, the illness will pass on it.
The same Jews tried to heal mental anguish through pigs. All the familiar gospel story of how Jesus Christ has carried the demons from the sick man into the herd of pigs. Other researchers believe that in this case there was the transfer of the disease from human to animal biofield. However, this hypothesis has not been proved. We will continue to operate only on verified facts. Continue reading