Cranberries have long been valued in Russia, it is often referred to as the “Northern lemon”. This berry contains a whole bunch of useful substances: vitamins. trace elements, quinic acid, lots of citric acid. In cardiovascular disease cranberry has the property to regulate blood clotting. For this cranberry eat 50-100 g in the intervals between meals (without sugar or honey).
Cranberry stimulates the pancreas, has a General tonic effect on the body, increasing mental and physical activity. Cranberry is a good diuretic, the berries recommended for diseases of kidneys and urinary tract.
Finnish doctors as a result of research have found that cranberry juice is an excellent remedy in the prevention and treatment of urological infections. According to them, regular intake of 50-100 ml of cranberry juice a day prevents the aggravation of urinary tract infections in women.
It turns out that cranberry is a natural antibiotic, and it can prevent many infections. Doctors advise to alternate cranberry juice and mineral water Essentuki-17. He explained to me that the alternation of acidic and alkaline is very good for the body and practically sterilizes the urinary tract. You need to drink, alternating every other day, day – mineral water (about 1 liter) and another day in cranberry juice , and stewed cranberries. Continue reading
The Brazil nut is the largest nut in the world, the fruit of the tree of Bertholetia that grows in the Amazon rainforest. Discovered a tree with strange fruits that resemble coconuts, Spanish and Portuguese explorers in the 16th century. Sailors going on a long journey, took with him a supply of Brazil nuts, which helped to make up for the shortage of food protein, and fiber.
Today the benefits and harms Brazil nut is known throughout the world, the product is considered to be rare and valuable. Unfortunately, the Brazil nut cultivation is impossible because of the peculiarities of its popularity, so until now it is collected only from wild trees in the pristine forests of Bolivia, Brazil, Venezuela, Guiana, Colombia.
The fruit of Brazil nut can reach a weight up to 2.5 kg. of Grain (or nuts) are separate segments, like slices of orange. A Mature tree may annually give more than 300 fruits, the main producer today is Bolivia. Brazilian walnut is used in its natural form, and also produce the oil from it, which is then added to salads. Continue reading
Traditional Chinese medicine sees the person as the layout of the Universe – the universal self-adjusting mechanism.
China is one of the most ancient civilizations of the world, it is more than 6 thousand years. For hundreds of years China evolved in isolation, so and traditional Chinese medicine in many ways unique, she sees the person as the layout of the Universe – the universal self-adjusting mechanism.
A specialist in traditional Chinese medicine in China this is the official profession. But it should be noted that traditional medicine can only deal with a person who has received graduate medical education. What can modern people make use of the accumulated ancient knowledge?
Acupuncture – reflexology, acupuncture
Earth, metal, fire, water and wood – 5 elements, according to the ancient Chinese, from which is woven the universe and the human body. They are all intertwined and each element is associated with a specific human organ. Five-pointed star refers to the connection of all elements. And this is consistent with the concepts and modern medicine, so neither can any organ in the human body to exist in itself, independently of the other. Continue reading