Garlic at all times was considered an extremely versatile medicinal herb. In many Nations it is a valuable plant used in folk medicine. The healing properties of garlic were even used by the Egyptians and the ancient Greeks.
Traditional medicine considers garlic to the universal plants. You can RUB their forehead and temples during headache. And when a sore throat, they can RUB the neck. Garlic is even possible to eliminate corn. For this plant mixed with ground to a powder with chalk and apply to the blisters.
Toothache can also be treated by garlic. For these purposes, use roasted garlic, which should be placed on the tooth. Also use boiled garlic combined with pure tar and vodka. It is believed that this infusion also helps to eliminate tooth pain.
Garlic is very well treated sores and shingles. In some cases, you can use a compress of crushed fresh garlic cloves. In other made a special ointment. Prescription ointments are very simple: take equal proportions of onion and garlic, add the honey, salt and pepper. The resulting mixture was thoroughly grind and smear the affected areas of your skin.
In recent years, many people suffer from high blood pressure. This will also help to make the garlic. Just need to drink daily 2 cloves of garlic. But there is another way – an alcohol infusion. To prepare necessary to grind raw garlic and pour it with vodka, then give the infusion a little. The infusion store in a dark cool place and consume before eating a teaspoon.
But the most famous medicinal properties of garlic – anti-inflammatory. Garlic has been and remains an indispensable tool against colds. There are many different recipes. For example, made a decoction of garlic with honey (made with milk) or a garlic tincture in vodka with a snowball. With a strong cough can also grind garlic feet and the body of the patient.
Scientists have proved that the volatile garlic kill the bacteria of typhoid, diphtheria Bacillus, Vibrio cholerae and inhibit the growth of the tubercle Bacillus (Mycobacterium tuberculosis). Garlic also prevents the growth of cancer cells. Therefore, the rational basis of the use of this plant in folk medicine is quite obvious.