Traditional medicine – an amazing gift that exists in nature for the treatment of our body. Unfortunately we are not always ready and willing to use this gift of nature for treatment of diseases. The healing properties of traditional medicine, which possess medicinal plants is truly inexhaustible and cherish a lot of what we do not yet know, but more effective influence in the treatment of diseases, strengthen our health with the support of traditional medicine. As a method of treatment, traditional medicine is widely used at the present day. It is also believed that in the world there is no plant that had no health, no positive effect.
Five thousand years ago, people used tools and techniques of traditional medicine to promote health, treat diseases. About the properties of plants and folk remedies known by the ancient Chinese, Greeks and Egyptians. they are widely used in practice treatment with the support of traditional medicine, and very successfully. Already in the middle of the century the methods of treatment with the support of traditional medicine used throughout and healers of those years perfectly have all the methods and ways of national treatment. The founder of medicine Hippocrates is considered, which is easily cured people with the support of traditional medicine, using as medicines in different medicinal plants. So for example in times of epidemics are widely used burning at the stake of various herbs in the cities, ispolzovaniye having antimicrobial activity, such as lavender. In Russia since ancient times was used in the bath birch broom. As you know birch leaves also possess antibacterial properties. With the invention of antibiotics in the 20th century, there was wide advertising company of new types of drugs, it dealt a serious blow to traditional medicine, doctors felt that discovered the cure for all diseases. But then it turned out that viruses and bacteria mutate and adapt to antibiotics, which makes their subsequent use is not effective. Besides antibiotics cause serious complications.
Currently, scientists have proven that the herbal medicine and folk prescriptions affect the body better than modern and safer chemicals, they are better absorbed by the body without causing side effects. It is believed that traditional medicine heals the whole body. Unfortunately to date, according to some modern medicine has mastered only about 200 medicinal plants and folk remedies, while traditional medicine has more than 600 medicinal plants, and in Russia there are about 25000.
Recipes of traditional medicine in many Nations was made to pass from generation to generation, there were so-called cures and various collections of popular recipes. In every family there are at least some of his methods for treating certain types of diseases traditional methods. I want to add that with the support of traditional medicine can be carried out not only disease prevention, but also to spend some healing courses. Currently, doctors are studying all the healing properties of plants, knowledge and experience accumulated over centuries of folk medicine suggests that this type of treatment is the most effective method of treatment.