In China inhabited by 56 different nationalities. So traditional medicine in unprecedented diversity.
Many residents of European countries believe that folk medicine is something close to quackery, or at best, a cultural relic of the past. However, in recent years more and more patients for whom Eastern medicine was the only hope of a cure. Where is the truth between these two opposing views? Perhaps a review of traditions of folk medicine of some Chinese ethnic groups will shed light on this question. Let’s start with the medicine peoples Sheng, Shui and Miao.
The representatives of the nation she live mostly in the mountainous regions of China, where flora and fauna are relatively scarce. People mainly live in villages and houses located far from each other, so in the event of illness or accident help you have to wait quite a long time.
That is why each family is a small subsistence farming, and medicinal herbs and roots are available in almost every home people prepare them for the future, in order to make an exchange with neighbors.
Often medicines are used in combination with such traditional for the entire Chinese treatments such as acupuncture. banks and various medical ointments.
The Shui nationality
Representatives of ethnic Shui resettled in the South-West of the country in the Sanshou-Soiskatelei County in Guizhou province. This region is rich in fish, rice, flowers and fruit. Fertile soils and a temperate climate with abundant rainfall ensures a huge variety of medical raw materials. Continue reading
In reference books I couldn’t find any information about plants that are used for prolapse of the stomach. I have a few recipes gleaned from the experience of other herbalists.
5 tablespoons of crushed dried roots of erect cinquefoil pour a bottle of vodka, insist 12 days, give drink to polruki before meals 3 times a day. This kind of Potentilla, called galangal has anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, astringent, used in various internal bleeding. Helps and for prolapse of the stomach.
In diseases caused by weight lifting, and also the fallen stomach, before you eat eggs fried eggs, sprinkled with the powder of Valerian root, give to drink 50 ml of tincture made too dried roots of elecampane: 5 tablespoons per 0.5 liters of vodka. The steeping time 2 weeks. Eat eggs once a day, tincture, take 2 to 3 times before meals.
Of interest is the use of chicory: you take it the aerial part with leaves and flowers, 2 tablespoons pour two cups of boiling water, insist hour. Infusion take half a Cup before meals. But that’s not all. In each serving of infusion of a grass of chicory is added 1 teaspoon of juice of Veronica drug, alcohol, canned in 1:1. The infusion can be sweetened with sugar or honey.
Many of the plants – oregano, calendula, chamomile, thyme, yarrow, peppermint – relieves spasms in the stomach and quench the pain. Successfully combined with each other chamomile and yarrow – put a tablespoon per Cup of boiling water, insist half an hour, drink hot in small SIPS – disposable. Continue reading
Healers, psychics and magicians are charlatans and do not have any powers. Some of these fraudsters manage to trick into possession of a large sum of money, up to a million tenge and more. This was at the briefing on 8 April, said the Prosecutor of Aktau Talgat Alibaev.
He stressed that in the field of alternative medicine scams today no less than, for example, in the field of housing.
– Today often it is possible to see the advertisement, including a running line on local TV, about the services of folk healers of different colours. They offer to remove the damage, evil eye, promises growth in career to bring in good luck and so on. How can they not call the magicians, astrologers, biocorrectors, eniopsychology. Amazes imagination and the variety of ways and methods of getting rid of ailments, such advertising can be seen and Greek, and Romanian, and Gypsy methods of treatment. Most likely, these names come up for the sound quality, effect, and people are willing to believe anything. In the end, and losing money, and from disease not get, – says the Prosecutor of Aktau Talgat Alibaev.
According to the Prosecutor, to prove fraud not easy, but law enforcement agencies managed to bring the case to court. The so-called folk healer citizen K. stratigraphy criminal case after swindled other people’s money. According to the materials of the case, K. learned about the disease of a certain inhabitant of Aktau and convinced a woman that is a folk healer since 2012. Continue reading