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ALL THE GOOD SIDES OF DECENT SPEEDWELL

ALL THE GOOD SIDES OF DECENT SPEEDWELL />
The genus of Veronica has from 300 to 500 species. Veronica Officinalis is a perennial herb that has a creeping at the bottom, and then a rising, pubescent stem. It can reach a height up to 30 centimeters. The leaves of the plant have obovate or oblong form, they are opposite, and short-pointed on the tops. read more

UMCKALOABO OR AFRICAN GERANIUM AND ITS BENEFITS

UMCKALOABO OR AFRICAN GERANIUM AND ITS BENEFITS />
Currently, there are about 50 varieties of Pelargonium. The plant is quite unpretentious, that is why it has gained popularity among lovers of houseplant. Light-loving plants that easily tolerate a lack of moisture do not winter in the open ground. The genus is extensive, includes 250 species that grow mainly in South Africa, as well as in Australia and Asia Minor. read more

LOVAGE ADVANTAGES. LOVE FROM NATURE

LOVAGE ADVANTAGES. LOVE FROM NATURE />
Lovage is a large perennial herbaceous plant, sometimes reaching 2-2.5 m in height. It has a fairly large, thick, branched, brown root with a pungent spicy smell. The leaves are alternate, dark green and shiny; the lower ones are long-grained (up to 70 cm long), the middle ones are short-grained. read more

DISCOVER LYCHEE BENEFITS

DISCOVER LYCHEE BENEFITS />
Lychee Chinensis normalizes the level of blood sugar, functioning of liver, lungs and kidneys, cures stomach and pancreas, strengthens sexual desire and male power, quenches thirst, relieves of constipation, normalizes the work of the stomach and intestines, helps to lose weight, prevents accumulation of fluid in the tissues and increases the tone of the body, strengthens the heart, reduces the risk of malignant tumors and relieves inflammation of the tonsils, strengthen bones and teeth, normalizes blood pressure, maintains a heart rate, reduces the risk of heart attack, nourishes the skin, stimulates the reproduction of natural oils necessary for moisture and elasticity of the skin. read more

A SCIENTIFIC REVIEW OF PINE POLLEN

A SCIENTIFIC REVIEW OF PINE POLLEN />
After a course of pine pollen, men reproductive abilities are improved: impotence and infertility are cured, as well as inflammatory processes and pathologies of the prostate gland. Pine pollen has a beneficial effect on the women reproductive system: normalizes the cycle and eases the negative manifestations of menopause. read more

MOUTHWATERING AND DELICIOUS MANDARIN

MOUTHWATERING AND DELICIOUS MANDARIN />
These citrus fruits have a restorative effect on the body, promote digestion, and, thanks to the phytoncide properties, have an antimicrobial effect. The phytoncidal activity attacks pathogenic fungi that cause some skin diseases. Tincture and decoction, made from mandarin peel, is used as an antitussive agent for bronchitis, as well as for improving digestion and for eliminating vomiting in nausea. read more

RELIABLE REPUTATION OF TORMENTILLA

RELIABLE REPUTATION OF TORMENTILLA />
Potentilla erecta is a perennial herb, 15 to 50 cm height. Rhizome is cylindrical, woody, short, almost horizontal, unevenly thickened, curved or straight. Stem is erect, branching on top. Leaves are alternate, have a wedge-oblong shape, serrate; basal leaves are trifoliate or fivefold on long petioles; stem leaves are trifoliate, sessile. Flowers are solitary, small, 1.5-2.5 cm in diameter; axillary or apical on thin, rather long pedicels, with four golden-yellow petals. read more

PHARMACOLOGICAL ACTIONS OF ARISAEMA

PHARMACOLOGICAL ACTIONS OF ARISAEMA />
Arisaema Amurense is a perennial herbaceous plant, species of the genus Arizema (Arisaema). The plant has 1-3 leaves. Petioles are long, forming a false stem. Leaf blades are trifid or five-fingered. The leaves are sometimes covered with whitish mottlings. Pedicel is shorter than petioles. The spadix is dioecious. Fruit is red, narrow-conical berry. read more

SANICLE. A ‘SELF-HEAL’ HERB

SANICLE. A ‘SELF-HEAL’ HERB />
The therapeutic effect of the Sanicula europaea is due to its chemical composition. For example, the pronounced expectorant action of the sanicle is the result of saponins, which contribute to the liquefaction of sputum, activate the function of the ciliary epithelium of the respiratory tract, peristalsis of the bronchi. read more

LINDEN. REAL AND FAST RECOVERY FROM MANY DISEASES

LINDEN. REAL AND FAST RECOVERY FROM MANY DISEASES />
It is a naturally occurring hybrid between Tilia cordata (small-leaved lime) and Tilia platyphyllos (large-leaved lime). However it is not closely related to the lime fruit tree. It is a deciduous tree up to 15–50 m of height. The leaves are intermediate of 6-15 cm long. The flowers are produced in clusters. The fruit is a dry nut-like drupe with diameter of 8 mm. read more

MEDICINAL USES OF ANGELICA

MEDICINAL USES OF ANGELICA />
Decoction of the rhizome is used for flatulence, gastrointestinal diseases, hypoacid gastritis, biliary dyskinesia, colds, bronchitis, laryngitis, pneumonia, as a diuretic, bactericidal and expectorant. Tincture is used to increase appetite and improve digestion, enhance motor and secretory bowel function. The extract is used as an antispasmodic and sedative for spasms of organs with smooth muscles. read more

VERSATILE DILL HERB

VERSATILE DILL HERB />
Dill is recommended for people with hypertension. Its consumption can cause vasodilation of blood vessels and, as a consequence, reduce blood pressure. Due to the strong diuretic effect, dill is recommended for people with urolithiasis and who have problems with fluid retention in the body. read more

SPICE UP YOUR LIFE WITH HORSERADISH

SPICE UP YOUR LIFE WITH HORSERADISH />
Horseradish is used in traditional medicine as a powerful stimulant for the digestive system. In addition, horseradish is used to treat inflammation of the urinary tract. Horseradish has a powerful diuretic property, thereby it is used for kidney stones, cystitis, as well as gout and rheumatism. Poultices from fresh horseradish are useful for frostbite, facial neuralgia and rheumatism of joints. Horseradish with vinegar and glycerin is used to treat whooping cough and tonsillitis. But it may irritate the skin and mucous membranes of the eyes. read more