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Grass oregano — the usefulness and harm. Recipes of traditional medicine

It is a perennial plant with pink flowers has long been used by many people as a spice and as a medicinal herb. Oregano has many beneficial properties and a pleasant spicy aroma. As it spread throughout Eurasia, except the far North, is used very widely. Not only as a condiment and folk remedies used herb oregano. The benefits and harms of the studied its official medicine, and it is considered a good antiseptic and antiviral agent.

Description of plants

This beautiful fragrant flower can be found everywhere: on forest edges, glades, among shrubs. It likes Sunny places and often grows in extensive thickets. This plant is unpretentious and not very demanding on the soil, so in many countries, oregano is cultivated. Besides names, you can find many other: oregano, motherboard, forest mint, or a scapular. What is this weed? The plant usually grows in height from 30 to 90 centimeters, has straight reddish stems, covered with small hairs. A powerful rhizome, creeping. Find out the oregano by ovate pointed leaves with a spicy aroma. Continue reading

The influence of folk medicine on the brain

There are many traditional medicine products that improve intellectual abilities. Here are the most famous and popular.

Herbs for the brain

Herbs for memory and concentration

Ginseng is a staple of herbal medicine. This plant has a good effect on the brain . memory and relieves stress. In addition, ginseng is a rich source of vitamins and minerals.

Soy is considered a plant useful in itself. It contains, in particular, phospholipids, a major component of the body’s cells. Because of this, soy is found in many products that stimulate the neurons, and hence memory as a whole.

Herbs to soothe

Although buckwheat is known mainly as food (used for production of buckwheat groats, buckwheat flakes and buckwheat flour), its flowers are also used in herbal medicine. Its anti-stress properties due to the high content of vitamin B1, magnesium and phosphorus. Continue reading

The use of medicinal plants in folk medicine

The use of medicinal plants in scientific and folk medicine has a long tradition. They have long enjoyed popularity among the population.

Currently in academic medicine, there are about 250 species of medicinal plants and raw materials obtained on their basis. Folk medicine knows much more. Description of medicinal properties of plants due to the presence of various composition and structure of natural biologically active substances (glycosides, polysaccharides, alkaloids, phenolic compounds, vitamins, minerals, acids, enzymes, etc.)

The benefits of medicinal plants

Based on the chemical nature of the active agent, medicinal plants have several biological activities and are used in the treatment of many diseases. The advantage of medicinal plants over synthetic drugs is that they are contained in those substances act on the body the patient comprehensively. It is noticed that therapeutic effect of herbal medicines more effective the more fully preserved natural combination of ingredients. With the destruction of the natural complex of the desired effect is eliminated or greatly attenuated. Continue reading