It’s no secret that people have long argued that many animals are able to treat a person. Take a pet such as a cat. An avid cat owner I must say that the presence of cats, at least, comforting.
And as recently became known, a group of international scientists is finished having a number of interesting studies which have tried to figure out what exactly the animals are capable in some way to improve human health. Zehlicka also helps to improve health.
Naturally, the first place of the rating “therapeutic animal” was a cat. As noted by the researchers during carrying out a number of experiments they found out that these Pets will help get rid of the neurosis, depression, and even improve the digestive system. In addition, but this fact hardly anyone was expecting, cats can become great helpers in the process of treatment as drug and alcohol dependence, as, having spent at least 20 minutes in the company of cats, in humans, normalizes heart rhythm and pressure. Continue reading
Valerian creates a light and pleasant air to breathe. This property of Valerian is due to the presence in it, first of all, essential oils. In the composition of the roots was found a large number of alkaloids, tannins, organic acids. In Ancient Greece the roots and dry grass in the water and infusions in wine used by suffocation, as a diuretic and in chest illnesses. It was considered a way to control thought and to excite thought.
The healing properties of elecampane has long been known. Avicenna recommended it for inflammation of the sciatic nerve and pain in the joints in the form of all types of medicinal roots and leaves. The Russian name “nard” was because it was attributed with magical powers from nine diseases. In the middle ages about its medicinal properties described in the poems. In modern medicine as medicinal raw materials use the rhizome and roots. Substance contained therein has expectorant, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, antihelmintic action. It is used in diseases of the respiratory tract, the gastrointestinal tract, is recommended for irregular painful menstruation. Decoctions and infusions of roots and rhizomes act favorably in diseases of the kidneys, liver, hemorrhoids. Continue reading
First and second place was given to cats and dogs
USA, August 17, RIA FederalPress. An international group of scientists has compiled a list of animals that can cure human disease.
In the top 5 healers of the animal world were cats, dogs, horses, bees and snakes, according to HeadInsider. They can save people from such terrible diseases as diabetes, Parkinson’s disease and dementia.
Leaders in the healing quality steel cat. No wonder people can’t resist their soft fur and stroking a cat stimulates the acupuncture points on the palms. A “purring”, affecting the lower decibel range, has a beneficial effect on the human nervous system. Thus, cats are able to treat neuroses, depression, and mental disorders of their owners.
On the second place in this rating was the dog. They force their owners to move more. And daily walks in the fresh air have a positive impact on the cardiovascular system. In addition, the saliva of dogs has a bactericidal effect. Regular licking of the host reduces the risk of disease ARD. Continue reading