The turn . the blackthorn (Prunus spinosa), a species of the genus plum of the family Rosaceae. A small shrub, rarely a small tree with a height of 4-8 m. the Blackthorn is found everywhere in Central and southern Europe and Russia. Fruits contain 5.5 to 8.8% of sugars (glucose and fructose), 0.8 to 2.8% of acid, tart-sour, ripen late. Used for drying, wine making, jams and other culinary products. Blackthorn is often referred to in the phrases “crown of thorns”, “through thorns to the stars”. The fruits of blackthorn are widely used in folk medicine.
Caraway (Carum) biennial herbaceous plant of the family Umbelliferae. Medicinal raw are the fruits of caraway. They are harvested when the plant Matures at least half of the umbrellas. Caraway seeds increase the secretory and motor activity of the stomach, a few increase the secretion. However, the main pharmacological properties of the fruit are spasmolytic action on the smooth muscle of the gastrointestinal tract and the ability to inhibit the enzymatic processes in gastrointestinal pathology. Continue reading
Physiotherapy is a specialized area of clinical medicine that studies the physiological and therapeutic action of natural and artificially created physical factors on the human body.
Physiotherapy is one of the oldest therapeutic and prophylactic areas of medicine, which includes many sections. Among the most significant sections of physiotherapy include:
treatment using laser therapy, low-frequency laser therapy,
the diadynamic therapy,
thermal radiation and various other mechanical effects,
manual therapy. Continue reading
This method of treatment and/or recovery of the organism based on physical factors, which can be either natural (sunlight, sea water, mountain air, etc.) and created artificially.
Physical therapy is especially successfully used in the treatment of cardiovascular diseases, neuralgia, dermatitis, and also in cosmetic medicine.
Galvanization. that is, treatment with currents of low voltage. Has a calming, muscle relaxant, sedative and vasodilator action. Successfully used for the treatment of diseases and injuries of the nervous system, arthritis, radiculitis, ischemia etc.
Magnetotherapy — a method based on the action of magnetic fields. It has a wide spectrum of action and can be used for the treatment of various diseases. It is also used as a preventive treatment or for recuperation.
Provide basic effects: vasodilator, catabolic (through the emergence, under the influence of the field, the hydrodynamic forces in the blood vessels), anti-hypertensive, lymphodrenage. Continue reading