Alternative medicine in Germany
After the reunification in 1990 Germany has become more diverse. Now she not only located in the heart of Europe, but also in a literal sense lives there: being open…

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Shamans and shamanism
The section "History and legends" contains the literary works of shamans and the shamans, their traditions and rituals. Here and many stories that gave us the heathen, and the famous…

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Severely dry skin of hands: the problem solution

Many people, especially at Mature age, had to deal with a problem like dry skin of the hands. The skin on the hands becomes not very attractive, there are cracks, sores and painful roughness, which leads to unpleasant sensations when touched. But before you can solve the problem of being very dry hands skin and return the healthy appearance of the skin, you should understand why there is such reaction of the skin.

What causes severely dry hands?

So, you should understand why the skin on our hands becomes excessively dry.

In everyday life often have to use different detergents and cleaning agents that contain components leading to the loss of moisture of the skin on the hands.

While every day on the street, your hands are exposed to the environment (scorching rays of the sun, strong wind, frost).

Of course, those products that are used every day have an impact on the condition of the skin of the hands. Continue reading

The benefits and harms from sunflower seeds

Few people, who wouldn’t love sunflower seeds, many use them systematically throughout life. In Russia the seeds came after the discovery of America by Columbus. Initially sunflower seeds was considered a decorative plant and was grown for decorative purposes, and later began to cultivate.

Use sunflower seed are obvious. In the composition of sunflower seeds contains essential nutrients for humans as calcium and potassium, vitamin A, C, D, E, b, plant protein, iron, magnesium, unsaturated fats group.

The content of vitamin D sunflower seeds overtake oily fish.

Large amounts of vitamin E in the sunflower seeds improves the cardiovascular system. Vitamin E is a natural antioxidant, contribute to the normalization of metabolism in the body.

Still not yet fully understood the benefits and harms of sunflower seeds, but it’s obvious that the benefits far prevail. Regular consumption of sunflower seeds in the food prevents the formation of blood clots in the blood, contributes to increased wound care, significantly reduces the risk of heart disease.

Benefit from sunflower seed is large in fiber content. Fiber normalizes digestive processes in the body and lowers cholesterol. Continue reading

Medicinal plants. Cranberry – natural antibiotic (healthy and clinical nutrition)

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