Wednesday, November 30, 2011
Canon of Medicine
In his classic work "The Canon of Medicine" gives a description of academic balm: "Strong salve a headache if they are lubricated with whiskey, drops in the ears removes ringing and buzzing in the ears, soothes toothaches, sharpens vision, resolves the tumor and removes the tonsils pain. " Have survived describe some ways to make balms Avicenna, "we shall cut slices of onion and boil the sea water, giving a good rolling boil, Slay water, pour a new and boil until the onion until soft to the touch may seem, well cooked, then thou shalt diligently all the honey and make this gruel. " "Thou shalt spurge, there beside the water, drain, and kneaded with flour, prepare pie, honey and cooked next to come on a need in the intestinal eruptions and suffering from dropsy." In the form of fumigation for different diseases, in including gynecological, resin used, cumin, pine bark. Fresh pine balsam (oleoresin) is widely used in traditional herbal healing and Slavs as anti-inflammatory agent that improves the healing of tissue in fractures, pain medication, used externally for wounds and chronic venous ulcers, cracked lips, hands, legs, abrasions, weeping eczema, etc. For more information see this site: Dr. Gerard Addonizio. Inside are soft resin with gastritis and gastric ulcer, with pulmonary tuberculosis, treatment of hernia and the flu. In folk medicine, believed that the balm helps to malignant tumors, while instillation of one drop daily into the eyes of much burning, but even resolves Entrenched walleye. Steamed corn drove by imposing on it turpentine. The wounds healed in the application of resin is much faster and without pain.