Growing medicinal plants at home can turn your windowsill into a living pharmacy.
The nutrients and antioxidants in herbs help to strengthen the immune system, protect heart, improve brain function and soothe the nerves.
Start with the cultivation of five herbs: they are low maintenance and can grow well as house plants in your kitchen.
Has antispasmodic and is very effective in cough. Sage essential oil helps relieve pain in case of sore throat and other throat disorders.
How to grow?
The seeds or shoots of plants are planted in early spring. Sage is often necessary to pour and keep on a Sunny windowsill.
How to use?
Place 6-8 sage leaves in a mug, mash them, add hot water. Wait until the leaves begin to isolate the essential oil. When the infusion has cooled, remove the leaves. To alleviate the cough, drink in small SIPS.
Rich in antioxidants and has antiseptic effect. Studies have shown that adding essential oils of Basil in drinking water is known to kill the parasite Giardia lamblia. Basil also helps to reduce stress, ease stomach pains and strengthen the immune system. Continue reading
Judging by the popularity of my articles about tinnitus, this issue is a concern for many people website visitors. Here’s a previous article with tag tinnitus .
But as an official, trusted and working method of treatment of tinnitus just isn’t there, then today I publish several methods, which are described on the Internet and from my point of view can help in noise and ringing in the ears.
Describe things as they are, and give links to the original sources. If You have specific questions regarding techniques, it is best to contact them and not me.
Acupressure (finger massage)
Please note that when exercising acupressure is always done in a circular motion and often only at low pressure.
Below are effective techniques that should be carried out with noise in the ears:
First press 7 seconds on the index finger the point in the dimple above the upper lip, directly under his nose. Then, with medium force, push the dot at the end of the root of the nose, near the eyebrows is also 7 seconds. Repeat these techniques several times a day.
The following method of acupressure helps to improve blood circulation in the ear. Continue reading
When the flu first need to go to the doctor. In addition to prescribed by a doctor means you can use non-medicinal methods of treatment, such as:
Rose hips beverage. Dry berry rose hips crushed. To 1 liter of cold water, use 5 tablespoons of berries. Put on fire, boil for 10 minutes. To insist, wrapped, 8-10 hours, drain. To drink the morning 1 glass every 2-3 hours during the day. You can drink with honey, jam, sugar. It is advisable to drink a decoction of rose hips in the course of a week, gradually reducing the number of doses.
Lip with a snowball. Prepare a mixture using the following relations: Linden flowers – 1 part, the fruits of viburnum – part 1. 2 tablespoons of the mixture to dissolve 2 cups boiling water. Boil 5-10 minutes, drain. Drink a hot drink at night for 1-2 cups.
Common raspberry. Used in various fees, and separately. Raspberry juice with sugar – a good refreshing drink at high temperature. Infusion of dried fruits. 1 tablespoon of herb brewed Cup of boiling water for 20 minutes. Drink a glass of hot infusion 2 times a day.
Lime with raspberries. Prepare a mixture of equal proportions of the fruits of raspberry and lime flowers. Tablespoon of the mixture brew Cup boiling water, insist 20 minutes, drain. Drink a glass of hot infusion at night as a diaphoretic.
Raspberry with honey. 1 tbsp honey, 1 tbsp rose hips, 1 tbsp raspberries,1 tbsp currants, pour 100 ml of boiling water. Withstand 15 minutes. Drink 3 times 1/2 Cup before eating. Continue reading