Traditional Chinese medicine is in some aspects similar to the European one, but there are radical differences. Analog of pharmaceuticals in the European sense of Chinese medicine is a herbal medicine – natural (natural) drugs of animal and plant lineages.
Surgery, in a sense, replaces therapeutic massage (although it usually has a therapeutic effect).
The most significant difference between traditional Chinese medicine from a Western analogy is the frequent use of acupuncture, in relation to the points of the “motion of life energy”. Sometimes, Chinese medicine is perceived as a separate activity – acupuncture and acupuncture. The truth is, similar treatment of European medicine did not know until the direction of reflexology.
From all these parts of traditional medicine of China, the least mistrust, on the part of the West, exposed section of phytotherapy. It is likely that this is due to the mechanism of action of herbal medicines, more understandable, as natural products were used in Europe much earlier synthetic medicines.
Traditional Chinese and other alternative medicine
Sometimes the concepts of “traditional” and “popular” when it comes to medicine confused. Most importantly their razlichie that the second has any written sources (descriptions, instructions, recipes, treatises, collections), and folk medicine lives in the oral tradition of knowledge. Written sources convey the methods and formulations to more accurately and fully. Continue reading
Magic and the crystals twinned since ancient times. The crystals are frozen in Time and Space elements of the Primary Energy. Crystals are a gift of our Planet that we can and should use to better our lives, our relationships and ourselves. Magic crystals is based on elementary ideas, and gives immediate results. The use of crystal magic drives the energy and opportunities of a crystal, putting them into practice. The management of these energies and Magic.
Stone therapy – a type of alternative medicine, which has recently become increasingly popular.
Stone therapy is a treatment using natural stones. lithos in Greek – stone therapy to English, or from Greek, terapia – treatment).
In a broader understanding of a lithotherapy understand any use of natural minerals (stones, metals, silts, clays, mineral waters, etc.) with a view to their effects on the body or the mind.
LICORICE includes a different, more narrowly targeted, methods of influence of mineral substances on the human body.
This mineralotherapy, crystal therapy, metalotherapy, gemoterapia,”stone Therapy”, the treatment of clays, “Influence (impact)of stones on the chakras” “Astromineralogy” and many others. Continue reading
The study and application of human medicinal plants in disease control has a long history. From time immemorial all peoples of the world in search of remedies addressed to the nature surrounding them. Often the excavations are vessels used to brew herbal remedies in prehistoric times.
With the emergence of the writing people were able to consolidate and spread knowledge about medicinal plants not only through oral traditions. The narrative of medicinal flora can be found in many Nations in various ancient written monuments.
In another 4 thousand years BC in Egypt, there was a list of medicinal plants with their description and use.
The therapeutic properties of medicinal plants from ancient times were known in China. Widespread herbs found and the ancient Greeks. Among the founders of the scientific knowledge about the medicinal herbs in the first place should be called Hippocrates (460-377 BC). Hippocrates was the author of famous essays, in which were summarized all medical knowledge of the Greeks.
The use of medicinal plants in Russia, as in other countries, has a long history.
After the baptism of Rus (988) everywhere in the country powerserve and monasteries. The Church people are gathered and prepared medicinal herbs, cultivated in their monastery gardens. In the XI century when monasteries opened a hospital ward. Continue reading