Plants containing pharmacologically active substances and which have different therapeutic effects on the body, are called medicinal plants. In the world there are about 500 thousand species of herbs and plants, but only about 5% of them have more or less investigated for pharmacological activity and are medicinal plants.
Our country has enormous wealth and diversity of plant species. Only higher plants contains more than 21 thousand Of them each year for medical purposes is grown and harvested slightly more than 200 species of medicinal herbs and plants.
There is a vast reserve of still unexplored new drug rastenii, herbs and drugs from them. In recognition of new therapeutic agents is often of great importance has rich experience of traditional medicine.
Chemical compounds isolated from medicinal plants often serve as a model for industrial synthesis of similar or even more effective drugs. Basically the same medicinal herbs and plants – all levels of responsibility of the source medicinal plants for isolation of active ingredients and intermediates for the synthesis of such effective remedies, corticosteroids, sex hormones, etc.
Currently, more than 30% of medicines medicinecabinet prepares from medicinal vegetative raw material, obtained from medicinal herbs and plants. On the basis of medicinal plants produced about 80% of drugs used in cardiovascular diseases and diseases of the gastrointestinal tract. However, the demand for medicinal plant raw materials of many species are not yet fully satisfied.
The study of medicinal plants has been addressed by many research institutions in the country, including the all-Russian research Institute of medicinal plants (VILAR), pharmaceutical and medical institutes etc. Continue reading
The national medicine is healing methods, prevention, diagnosis and treatment, based on the experience of generations of people, entrenched in national traditions and not registered in the manner prescribed by the legislation of the Russian Federation.
The right on occupation by traditional medicine have citizens of the Russian Federation, received the diploma of a healer, issued by the ministries of health of republics of the Russian Federation, bodies of health administration of the Autonomous region, Autonomous regions, edges, areas, cities of Moscow and St. Petersburg.
The decision to grant the diploma of the healer is made on the basis of an application of a citizen and representation of professional medical Association or a statement of a citizen and a joint submission by professional medical associations and institutions having the license for a specific activity. The diploma of the healer grants the right to engage in folk medicine in the territory under the jurisdiction of the health authority that issued the diploma.
The person who received the diploma of the healer, are engaged in national medicine in the manner prescribed by the local administration in accordance with article 56 these principles.
Use methods of traditional medicine in health care institutions of state or municipal system zdravoohraneniya the decision of the heads of these institutions in accordance with article 43 of these principles.
The sessions of the healer is made by the decision of the health authority issuing the diploma of the healer, and can be appealed in court. Continue reading
Type 2 diabetes: national treatment is possible? Yes, if the disease has mild or moderate severity. Do not think that the use of folk remedies fully heal from the disease – mostly, their effect relates to the prevention of complications. It is strongly recommended not to ignore the treatment of diabetes mellitus prescribed by an endocrinologist – it can be dangerous to life and health.
What methods of folk treatment of diabetes of the second type are the most popular?
Treatment of bee products
Traditionally, honey for diabetics is not useful, because it has a high glycemic index. But the use of propolis reduces the level of blood glucose and strengthening the immune system.
The use of herbs for the treatment of type 2 diabetes
Cinnamon – a product that is extremely useful for diabetics. It normalizes carbohydrate metabolism and enhances the action of insulin. Produced special Supplements on the basis of cinnamon, as well as popular recipes from its use – for example, a cocktail of cinnamon and kefir. It is used not only by those who have symptoms of diabetes, but also people who want to lose weight.
Another folk remedy that not only reduces the amount of sugar in blood and reduces cholesterol level – turmeric. Continue reading